100 ways to Make Poverty History

Posted: 11 October 2005

Author: John Madeley
Canterbury Press, UK, 2005. £5.99

This 'Action kit to change your world' contains 100 personal actions, that could help make a difference to the way that millions of people live in the developing world.

Suggested actions range from e-mailing the Prime Minister to local campaigning, as well as making choices about shopping, food and travel. They aim to help everyone to play a part in making poverty history. The book is a practical guide and includes step-by-step instructions with telephone numbers, website addresses and advice on how to get your message heard.

John Madeley is a development journalist, and author of many books on food, farming,poverty and trade.