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Thousands of people around the world have joined the movement to change the way the world’s biggest food companies do business. Filter through the news and read how this movement is working towards a fairer global food system.

  • Food Companies Race to the Summit

    Oxfam is meeting with the top food and beverage companies next week, following the UN's Climate Summit in New York. Who will be the next to improve their climate policies?

  • Today Kellogg Stepped Up to Tackle Climate Change

    Thanks to your voice, and those of 238,000 other consumers, Kellogg is doing the right thing.

  • Nestlé Declares Zero Tolerance for Land Grabs

    Behind the Brands Campaign Manager reflects on Nestlé’s commitment.

  • 3 Minutes Is All You Need to Make The Right Call

    Now's our chance to pile on the pressure to get Kellogg to make climate commitments like General Mills! And here's how you can help.

  • Climate Roadmap

    After two months of public pressure, General Mills took a strong stand for climate action. This roadmap shows how General Mills’ commitment should become reality. As General Mills moves from promises to action we’ll update this page to show progress.

  • Success!

    General Mills: The Making of a Climate Leader!

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  • Party Crashers

    How Oxfam supporters rallied and made a big noise for climate action

  • Make a big noise

    Join 24 hours of global action and send a big noise to Kellogg and General Mills!

  • Are General Mills and Kellogg silent accomplices to a warming planet

    Oxfam's latest Behind the Brands action is focused on getting the ‘Big 10’ food and beverage companies to step off the sidelines and do more to combat climate change – both in their own supply chains and through their influence with other industries and governments. We singled out General Mills and Kellogg as two companies that are lagging behind others on climate and challenged them to step up and lead the way to do more.

  • Four Steps Food Companies can take to Help Stop Climate Change

    No company is too big to listen to its customers. When enough of us speak out, companies listen. Last year more than 400,000 of you called on companies to do more for women in their supply chains. They listened. Then you spoke up about land grabs in companies’ supply chains. They listened. Now we need you to stand up and insist that the brands we love do more to address the single biggest threat to fighting hunger-- climate change!

  • Pushing PepsiCo to the Max on Land Grabs

    When enough of us speak out, companies listen. Today PepsiCo proved this.

  • Land roadmap

    UPDATED: We’re looking forward to working with PepsiCo and Coca-Cola to ensure they stick to their promises. This road map shows how these commitments should become reality.

  • Turning the way food companies do business upside down

    Over the last year, your pressure has helped us turn the food system upside down.

  • Its time to standforland

    Show that you #StandforLand in solidarity with those affected by land grabs.

  • How Coke can use its land rights commitments for communities right now

    Ideally, a policy commitment to eliminate land grabs leads to practice change which leads, in turn, to big impacts in the lives of communities. But to state the obvious: policy commitments are worthless without the hard, gritty messy work of putting them into practice.

  • You spoke and Coca Cola listened

    What does it take to make a global sugar giant to promise to improve its policies on land? You. And more than 225,000 others.

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  • Coke Pepsi and ABF make sure your sugar lead to land grabs

    Too often, the sugar in your favourite food and drinks is sourced by kicking farmers and their families off their land. This leaves people homeless and hungry. But you can change this.

  • The countdown begins: 6 days until launch

    On Wednesday 2nd October we will launch the next phase of Behind the Brands. The details of this are top-secret until launch, but our exclusive teaser video gives a sneak preview of the campaign to come.

  • Moving on up Changing the way big brands do business

    Over 120,000 people taking action.  The world’s ten biggest food and beverage companies.  And one groundbreaking campaign. Combine these ingredients and what do you get? The beginnings of a significant shift towards a fairer food system for all.

  • Will your favourite brand make it to the top of the scorecard

    We’re already seeing companies committing to do business better. That’s because of you - but there’s more we can do to put the pressure on through Twitter and Facebook.

  • Power of you

    Two months. That is all it took for chocolate lovers and social justice activists to stand up to three of the biggest food companies in the world and create positive change in the food system.

  • Women cocoa roadmap

    In the Spring of 2013, as part of Oxfam’s Behind the Brands campaign, more than 100,000 people urged Mars, Mondelez and Nestle to ‘look, listen and act’ for women cocoa farmers and their families.

  • Success!

    Women cocoa success

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