Networks

War on Want believes that we can achieve more when we work together with others, and we are proud to play an active role in coalition with other radical and progressive groups around the world.

Here are some of the networks and coalitions we participate in:

People's Assembly Against Austerity

La Via Campesina

Boycott, Divestment, Sanctions

London Mining Network

Dismantle Corporate Power

NoTTIP

Seattle to Brussels Network

UK Food Group

Tax Justice Network

Stamp Out Poverty

Control PMSC

ALTER-EU

Alliance for Lobbying Transparency

Union Solidarity International

Economic Justice Project

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Indian workers protest draconian government measures which undermine their rights

22 May 2020 - 3:00pm

As many thousands of workers face destitution and hunger as a result of the Covid-19 pandemic, we stand in solidarity with workers across India who today are protesting the government’s use of the pandemic to introduce anti-worker labour laws. 

Organisations such as Cividep India are working hard to expose the impact that the pandemic and lockdown measures are having on an already vulnerable workforce. 

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Government succeeds in advancing Trade Bill which ‘erodes the power of Parliament to nothing’

21 May 2020 - 12:00pm

Press Comment

21 May 2020

The government has succeeded in advancing the Trade Bill through Parliament - despite broad opposition through reasoned amendments from Caroline Lucas MP, Keir Starmer MP and Sarah Olney MP. Emily Thornberry MP called the bill “a massive missed opportunity for our country” which “erodes the power of Parliament to nothing”. Responding to the news, Leah Sullivan, Trade Campaigner at War on Want, says:

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