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Stop the Bulldozers

November 2012

JCB's complicity in Israel’s crimes against the Palestinian people

PDF icon Stop the Bulldozers, JCB report, 2012.pdf

Up Front: Privatisation of War

September 2012

With the recent furore over private security contractor G4S failing to supply the required number of security personnel for the Olympics, this issue of Up Front looks deeper into the murky underworld of private military and security companies.

PDF icon Up Front - Privatisation of War.pdf

When Work Isn't 'Work'

August 2012

Fighting for workers' rights in the informal economy

PDF icon War on Want Informal economy leaflet web.pdf

Soberania Alimentar

August 2012

Resgatando o sistema alimentar global

Our Food Sovereignty report in Portuguese

PDF icon food_sovereignty_report_in_portuguese2.pdf

Restricted Rights

May 2012

Migrant women workers in Thailand, Cambodia and Malaysia

PDF icon Restricted Rights.pdf

Up Front: Sweatshops and the Olympics

March 2012

The global sportswear brands abusing workers’ rights and our campaign to stop them

PDF icon Up Front - Sweatshops and the Olympics.pdf

Race to the Bottom

March 2012

Olympic sportswear companies’ exploitation of Bangladeshi workers

PDF icon Race to the Bottom.pdf

Adidas Briefing

January 2012

Around the world 775,000 workers, mainly women, in 1,200 factories across 65 countries make Adidas products. Almost all of the jobs are outsourced to factories in poorer countries, yet through Adidas’ buying practices the company has enormous influence over their working conditions, and ultimately their lives. In the run up the London 2012 Olympics research has exposed the harsh reality of life for these workers.

PDF icon Adidas briefing.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

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