The Sustainable Development Goals

THE UN SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT GOALS The UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) have identified the needs of our global neighbours. Governments around the world, including that of the UK, have pledged to address them. There are 17 "Global Goals" with 169 targets between them. "Humanity has... More

She Deserves. Fairtrade and a Living Wage

She Deserves This year the emphasis for Fairtrade Fortnight was on cocoa, empowering women and a living wage. Cocoa prices have dropped dramatically and this really highlights the scandal of unfair trade. The new campaign is an ambitious three year one to introduce a living income for all.... More

Support victims of trafficking

Many victims of trafficking in Britain are not properly supported and protected by the authorities. Support is patchy and long term care is rarely provided. The figures for human trafficking are terrible. The International Labour Organisation (ILO) estimates that at any one time there are two... More

Stand as One with Refugees

Oxfam is calling on us all to support a call for better support for refugees and asylum seekers. We need to get our government to take more positive action. A coalition of groups working with refugees are calling for new policies to help refugees. You can read their statement here 65... More