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'EU trade threat to poor'

25 January 2008 - 5:00pm

Campaigners oppose Mandelson plans

'Curb lobbyists' call to MPs

23 January 2008 - 4:15pm

Campaigners including the anti-poverty charity War on Want today launch a major new coalition aimed at opening up lobbying to clear public scrutiny in Britain.

'Stop sweatshop clothes abuse' regulation call to Brown amid new India evidence

21 January 2008 - 10:05am

British prime minister Gordon Brown, in Delhi for the India-UK summit, today faces pressure to regulate his country's retailers after new revelations that Indian workers receive poverty wages making clothes for British stores.

The latest from our partner organisation in Kenya

18 January 2008 - 11:22am

The post-election violence that swept across Kenya in December and January has had a devastating impact.

Disney toys made in 'sweatshops'

23 December 2007 - 12:00am

The Sunday Times

'Poverty pay shames clothes stores'

6 December 2007 - 11:09am

Primark, Tesco, Asda, Topshop under fire

Targets of water privatisation have their day in court

5 December 2007 - 4:49pm

The ongoing conflict in Phiri, Soweto in South Africa has pit poor residents against Johannesburg Water Ltd and the City of Johannesburg over free access to water. The Anti Privatisation Forum (APF), supported by War on Want, has been assisting the Coalition Against Water Privatisation (CAWP) in their efforts to secure a fairer deal for the unrepresented poor majority. The report below comes from the CAWP.

'Stop mercenaries abuse' call

3 December 2007 - 5:30pm

Miliband pressed on regulation

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