Against All Odds: Voices of Popular Struggle in Iraq

9 November 2015 - 12:45pm

Event date: Wednesday 18 November 2015 - 7-9pm

Location: War on Want 44-48 Shepherdess Walk, N1 7JP London

Join us for a discussion with Ali Issa, author of Against All Odds: Voices of Popular Struggle in Iraq.



19 October 2015 - 12:45pm

 Colombian trade unionist Gilberto Torres is in the UK as part of the OIL JUSTICE NOW! speaker tour. Come hear Gilberto speak about his fight against oil companies in Colombia and their violent response to his trade union activism.

Protest for Palestine

14 October 2015 - 2:00pm

Event date: Saturday 17 October 2015 - 12-2pm

Location: Outside the Israeli Embassy, nearest tube station High Street Kensington

Join us outside the Israeli embassy in London to show our opposition to Israeli policies of aggression.

London rally – Rise Up Against TTIP!

2 October 2015 - 11:45am

Event date: Saturday 10 October 2015 at 1830

Location: Conway Hall, Red Lion Square, London W1R 4RL

October 6 marks one year since the #NoTTIP movement launched one of the most successful petitions seen in Europe – the European Citizens’ Initiative (ECI) against TTIP.

TTIP , the secretly negotiated EU-US Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership, has sparked a surging people power movement in the UK and Europe.

TTIP and the fight for a people's Europe - join us in Manchester!

1 October 2015 - 1:15pm

Join a fantastic line up of speakers on Monday 5 October, as War on Want and the People’s Assembly host the free event: TTIP and the fight for a people’s Europe.

Peru: Say No to the Conga Mine!

29 September 2015 - 12:30pm

War on Want’s partner the Inter-institutional Platform of Celendín (PIC), a mass movement of people defending their water and land, is saying NO to the Conga mine in Peru. 


22 September 2015 - 2:00pm

Event Date: Saturday 10 October – from 1pm until midnight

Join us for a celebration of more than 500 years of Latin American resistance against colonial power.

SOAS, Student Union Bar - London, WC1H 0XG

Reclaim Power and Defend Life: A Tour

22 September 2015 - 1:15pm

Event Date: 9 & 10 October

Tour starts at 3pm at Green Park Station 

War on Want is joining grassroots movements across the world as part of #ReclaimPower, for two days of action. We want to transform our energy and economic systems and stop climate change. We'll be demanding an end to dirty energy and extraction, and a rapid shift to people-controlled renewables. 

Oil Justice Now! Stop Corporate Impunity

21 September 2015 - 11:30am


Big oil companies are devastating communities across the world. Their operations have forced people from their land, polluted the environment, and led to widespread human rights violations. To highlight the human rights abuses in Colombia, the Oil Justice Project - a collaboration between War on Want, Deighton Pierce Glynn and the Colombian NGO COSPACC - is welcoming Gilberto Torres on a UK-wide speaker tour from 11 - 23 October 2015.

No TTIP: 'Dirty Deal Showder' launch at Lush Oxford Street

15 September 2015 - 11:15am

EVENT DATE: Friday 18th September 18.30 – 19.30. Location: Lush, 175-179 Oxford Street, London.

Vivienne Westwood, War on Want and Lush are to join forces in the fight against TTIP  – a dirty deal being negotiated, in secret, between the European Union and the USA.



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