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THE ONLY WAY TO TACKLE INEQUALITY IS STRENGTHENING THE POWER OF ORDINARY PEOPLE BY UNITING FOR CHANGE.

 

Youth Fight Inequality!

What happened when young people from across the world got together in Mukuru slum to plan youth activism to fight inequality.

Kenya's "budget for the rich" pushes poor to the brink - campaigners

Reuters explains why Fight Inequality Alliance groups across the world are mobilising to demand that government budgets tackle inequality.

Tax those with most not those with least, say organisations working to fight inequality in Bangladesh

VAT increases and extensions hit the poor hard; governments should raise more in tax from the huge income and wealth of super-elites and corporations.

Government budgets cater to the rich, say campaigners

The development of national coalitions to fight inequality - an example from New Zealand.

New Zealand colleagues have shared a note on the development of their national coalition. Useful for other emerging coalitions to explore commonalities. Please share also your national story.

Inequality Bites - the latest Fight Inequality Newsletter

Fourth global gathering of the Fight Inequality Alliance to be held near Sao Paolo, 25th-28th June 2018

Registrations are open for the 2018 annual global gathering of the Fight Inequality Alliance. This year we will be in Latin America, in the amazing Florestan Fernandes National School (ENFF) in Guarerema, near Sao Paulo, Brazil from 25-28 June.

Planning Guide for the Fight Inequality January 2019 Week of Action released

To give groups ample time to plan well for the biggest ever Fight Inequality January Week of Action next year, the Planning Guide for the week has been released now. Please find it here and share with your colleagues in your country as you meet to plan what you can do for the week.

African Fight Inequality allies set out a Pan-African plan for action

African #FightInequality allies met in Arusha last month to set out a common Pan-African plan for action to build power to fight inequality. 

Inequality is getting out of control. Only pressure from people will fix it. Watch this great new video

Watch and share this powerful video about the inequality crisis and how it can be addressed.

Kofi Annan writes about why he is backing the grassroots activism of the Fight Inequality Alliance

From the boardrooms of Wall Street to the streets of Athens, there is a growing consensus that the current economic model is not fit for purpose. We are far from agreement though on what should replace it.

Grassroots activists share their perspectives on the inequality crisis and how to address it.

The leaders of The Elders got together for a conversation with Fight Inequality grassroots activists to explore how inequality can be tackled and to build the momentum for change.

PUBLIC STATEMENT - THE WORLD BANK AND IMF MUST STOP FUELLING INEQUALITY

The World Bank and IMF must stop fuelling inequality

We are a group of 133 civil society organisations from many different backgrounds and countries, representing millions of people.

Walk Together to Fight Inequality

Join The Elders, the Fight Inequality Alliance, and Atlantic Fellows for Social and Economic Equity to honour grassroots efforts around the world to turn around the inequality crisis and learn how you can join the movement working to #WalkTogether to #FightInequality.