Economic well-being

The rights of the world’s poorest people are being violated by trade policies, lack of transparency, and limited access to financial services. We believe earning a living and other markers of economic health are more than evidence of well-being, they are rights.

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“It’s inhumane”: Poultry workers speak out about denial of bathroom breaks

I met Carla at a meeting of poultry workers on May 10, the night before we were rallying outside Tyson headquarters to deliver over 150,000 consumer petitions. Dozens of workers came to tell us their stories about life inside the plants. Will Fenton is an advocacy advisor for Oxfam America. “Es inhumano,” Carla said, referring […]

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