Resource Title

A Down to Earth Guide to Tax Justice


This is a 6 page magazine style resource with country focused stories on tax from around the world. This resource contains a rich overview of the tax and tax justice debate to get you thinking. It is part of a series of short, country focused guides aimed at bringing global issues ‘down to earth’ through the use of case studies and human stories.

Resource Details


This resource contains stories from Zambia, Sierra Leone, Bolivia and Rwanda. The resource is very suited to development education audiences and serves as an accompanying resource to the ‘Down to Earth Guide on Debt (link below). There are a number of facts and figures presented which could be used to stimulate debate and discussion within the classroom, or other groups.

The core purpose of this resource is

  • To present ‘Tax Justice’ in an accessible manner
  • To stimulate discussion about the issue of debt
  • To tell illustrative stories of tax justice from a few different countries around the world.

Further reading

This resource is coupled with The Debt and Development Coalition Ireland’s Down to Earth Guide to the Debt Crisis

Available from:

Download A Down to Earth Guide to Tax Justice PDF

Visit the Debt and Development Coalition Ireland (DDCI) website for more info at