In the same year, 25 million people were in slave labour. Millions more worked long hours on low pay, just to earn enough to feed their families. It’s no coincidence that the worst paid jobs – like making garments and domestic work – are done by women.
Inequality is keeping people trapped in poverty, so join us and let’s step up the fight against it.
The more people speak out, the better chance we have of influencing those with power to make change happen. By signing petitions, lobbying MP’s and making noise on social media about our campaigns, you can help tackle poverty. Let’s fight poverty now, and beat it for good.
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