Up Front: Bangladesh safety campaign

September 2013

Western brands’ failure to ensure workplace safety and our campaign to hold them to account

PDF icon Up Front - Bangladesh Safety Campaign - War on Want.pdf

Unhappy Meal - €1 Billion in Tax Avoidance on the Menu at McDonald's

February 2015

This report outlines in detail the tax avoidance strategy adopted by McDonald’s and its tax impact both throughout Europe and in major markets like France, Italy, Spain and the U.K. 

PDF icon Unhappy Meal.pdf

Trading Away Our Jobs

March 2009

How free trade threatens employment around the world

PDF icon Trading Away Our Jobs.pdf

Time for a New Deal

June 2007

Social dialogue and the informal economy in Zambia

PDF icon Time for a New Deal.pdf

The State of Tea

March 1974

"A War on Want investigation into Sri Lanka's tea industry and the plight of the estate workers"

PDF icon the state of tea 1974.pdf

The Living Wage

September 2013

Winning the fight for social justice

PDF icon The Living Wage - War on Want.PDF

The Hunger Games

December 2012

This report reveals how DFID has been using hundreds of millions of pounds of taxpayers’ money with the express purpose of extending the power of agribusiness over the production of food, especially in sub-Saharan Africa.

PDF icon The Hunger Games 2012.pdf

The G8 - A study in power

July 2005

The G8 are gathering in Gleneagles, but what do they hope to achieve?

PDF icon The G8 - a study in power.pdf

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A cross-party group of MPs have called for a suspension of arms sales to Israel in an Early Day Motion tabled on 23 May 2018.

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