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40 years of suffering for Sahrawi refugees from Western Sahara

4 November 2015 - 7:00am

Letter first published in the Guardian

While the current refugee crisis across Europe makes headlines, the people of Western Sahara have been experiencing a refugee crisis for 40 years.

Oil Justice Activist takes on BP

26 October 2015 - 10:30am

Trade union activist Gilberto Torres was abducted by paramilitaries, apparently connected to the security arm of Ocensa – the joint venture company transporting BP’s oil, writes Ed Vulliamy in the Observer

Time to address a refugee crisis of our own making

18 October 2015 - 12:00am

The Guardian 

From conflicts to poverty, the UK has often played a role in creating the conditions from which people are forced to flee.

I didn’t think TTIP could get any scarier, but then...

14 October 2015 - 9:15am

John Hilary, Executive Director, War on Want

I was recently granted a rare glimpse behind the official façade of the EU when I met with its Trade Commissioner in her Brussels office. I was there to discuss the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP), the controversial treaty currently under negotiation between the EU and the USA.

Global Goals vs TTIP: trading human rights for profit

7 October 2015 - 12:00am

Three million concerned Europeans signed a petition against a controversial new trade deal that will undermine human rights, explains Mark Dearn

John Hilary talks 'People Power' on Inside Story

13 September 2015 - 2:45pm

Al Jazeera 'Inside Story' featuring John Hilary, Executive Director, War on Want.

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