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Director of Income and Engagement

Full time, permanent

£58,950 rising on annual increments  

 

Communications Officer (Part time)

Fixed-term post three month contract

£35,061.45 (pro rata)

Unfortunately, due to the impact of the Coronavirus and the potential risks around our unrestricted funding, we have taken a decision to withdraw the recruitment process for the Communications Officer position.  We would like to thank everyone that applied for this position.

 

 

 

 

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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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