Strong trade unions have been responsible for many of the worker's rights gained across the world, including the 5 work-free weekend, the 4- hour working week, annual leave, parental leave and minimum wages.
Meaning to love together with, compassion involves allowing oneself to be moved by the suffering of other. It motivates people to go out of their way to alleviate this suffering and is at the core of social justice advocates and movements.
Meaning the love of humanity, philanthropy is now known as a term to define "private initiatives, for the public good, focusing on quality of life". It does so by using social science and humanistic tradition.
Everyday, social entrepreneurship is becoming more popular worldwide as a result of individual and collective aim to achieve social change through business.
Are you interested in private initiatives focusing on quality of life for the public good? Find out what philanthropic donors and foundations are doing!
A life-changing social process based on giving people tools to gain power and confidence to control their own life and defend their rights.
Fight for $15
This is an American political movement, that started in 2012 with the goal of advocating for the federal minimum wage to be raised to $15 USD per hour which has been at $7.25 per hour since 2009.
An estimated 1 million people are homeless worldwide and 1.6 billion people have inadequate housing. Interrelated with poverty, this puts people at risk of being unable to find a steady job and income.