Drone Campaign Network: New briefing launch event

20 September 2016 - 12:45pm

Event date: Monday 3 October 2016 6:30 - 7:30 pm

Location: Friends House Bookshop. Euston Rd, London NW1 2BE

War on Want is proud to be a member of the Drone Campaign Network, launching a new briefing on 3 October 2016. Join us for the launch event!

War on Want at the TUC

5 September 2016 - 1:00pm

DATE: 11-14 September 2016

LOCATION: Brighton Centre, Kings Road, Brighton BN1 2GR

If you are a delegate to this year’s TUC, or you know someone who is, come to Stand 23 and show how you can stand with migrant workers 

Sports Direct - National Day of Action

25 August 2016 - 12:45pm

EVENT DATE: Saturday 3 September 2016


Stand With Migrant Workers: #ShameOnByron

27 July 2016 - 4:45pm

EVENT DATE: Monday 1 August 2016 – 18:30pm

LOCATION:  Byron Holborn, 114 High Holborn, London WC1V 6JQ, United Kingdom

Last week,a Spanish newspaper reported how the Byron burger chain brought their migrant workers to special 'training' session across 15 Byron restaurants in London. When they arrived, immigration police were waiting for them and a reported 50 were arrested and deported. A further 150 managed to avoid deportation and are in hiding acording to the source. 

EVENT: Trade Justice in a post-Brexit World - where do we go next?

25 July 2016 - 8:45am

Event date: Thursday 28 July - 6.30pm

Location: Newspeak House - 133 Bethnal Green Road, London, E2 7DG

Students Against TTIP London is bringing together campaigners, activists and politicians for an evening of open discussion about the next steps for the trade justice movement.

Garment Workers Fight Back! China activists' tour UK - July 2016

30 June 2016 - 10:15am

Join us on this UK wide exciting speaker tour with an all women line up from China

Meet activists from our partner groups who have been winning battles on the ground and supporting workers' resistance to exploitation


Protest at G4S 2016 AGM

16 May 2016 - 12:45pm

Event date: Thursday 26 May 2016 12:30 - 3:30 pm

Location: Holiday Inn, Gibson Road, Sutton, SM1 2RF

KEEP THE PRESSURE UP: Join us to protest the company’s role in human rights abuses in the UK and across the world

Fighting the mining giant: water and corruption in Chile

9 May 2016 - 9:45am


Copper mining has been devastating communities in northern Chile for nearly twenty years. At the heart of these conflicts is the Pelambres open-pit mine, operated by the London-listed mining giant, Antofagasta Minerals. Join community leaders, Patricio Bustamante & Marcela Mella to hear about the destructive impacts of mining and what communities are doing to defend their vital water sources.


Resistance Rising - War on Want Annual Conference 23rd April 2016

21 April 2016 - 10:15am


Saturday 23 April 2016 10:30 - 5:30 

A day of discussion, film and practical workshops on how to fight back against the suppression of dissent in Britain and around the world.

Save the Date! Monday 16 May CETA public meeting in London

19 April 2016 - 11:00am

On Monday 16 May War on Want will be hosting a public meeting on CETA with a fantastic line up of speakers including Maude Barlow, Chairperson of the Council of Canadians, Leader of the Green Party, Natalie Bennett, our very own executive director John Hilary, and Nick Crook, head of the international department at UNISON.



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