Globeleq - The Alternative Report

September 2006

Globeleq was set up by DFID as part of its strategy of “promoting the private sector in the developing world”. Yet the involvement of international power companies in developing countries has been deeply problematic

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Global Europe

April 2008

This brief examines the EU's double attack on developing countries and the European social model itself

PDF icon Global Europe EUs Double attack.pdf

Global Europe - A Critique

December 2006

War on Want's four-page response to the European Commission's new 'Global Europe' strategy

PDF icon Global Europe - A Critique.pdf

Global Crisis Leaflet

December 2008

Time for a Clean Start

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Getting Away With Murder

February 2008

The need for action on UK Private Military and Security Companies

PDF icon Getting Away with Murder.pdf

Fuelling Fear

May 2008

The human cost of biofuels in Colombia

PDF icon Fuelling Fear.pdf

Forces for Change

May 2006

This report highlights the struggles that informal economy organisations are facing in Africa, and was launched in Malawi by War on Want and its partners.

PDF icon Forces for Change - Informal economy organisations in Africa.pdf

Food Sovereignty report

November 2011

The report contrasts the UK government’s preferred approach of ‘food security’, based on free markets supplemented by aid, with the positive alternative of food sovereignty, which returns control over the food system to farmers.

PDF icon Food sovereignty report.pdf

Fighting Palestinian Poverty

June 2003

Download the full survey of the economic and social impact of the Israeli occupation on the Palestinians in the West Bank and Gaza Strip.

PDF icon fighting_palestinian_poverty.pdf

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