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Ten years on: A fishing community remembers Oxfam

“Our children go to school in the next village, Layeun, and we feel that we have a good life here again now."
Zuhra in her home built with assistance from Oxfam.  Photo: Jim Holmes/Oxfam

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Ten years on, the Indian Ocean Tsunami response reveals how people in crises can be helped by timely funding. The unprecedented generosity to help people hit by the Indian Ocean Tsunami of 2004 saved lives and gave    ... more
Oxfam welcomes announcement restoring diplomatic relations between Cuba and the United States. The resilience of Cuba’s citizens and Cuba’s commitment to an economic path that prioritizes poverty reduction has been a    ... more


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 Evacuation sign showing the way to Tsunami safety points
Oxfam's report "The Indian Ocean Tsunami - 10 Years On" looks at key lessons from the response. It examines why some emergencies receive rapid, generous funding while others remain virtually ignored by the international community. As humanitarian need increases,    ... more
Nell Pancipanci. Photo: Ellie Farmer
Read Neil Pancipanci's account and check out recent photos of the impact of Hugapit in Tacloban. Neil Pancipanci is an Oxfam livelihoods officer based in Tacloban City. Neal recounts: “When Hagupit came, the electricity was shut down, it was dark, and we couldn’t    ... more
Ebola Quarantine Distribution
Melanie Gallant, Oxfam Canada’s Media Relations Officer, is currently on assignment in West Africa to support Oxfam’s Ebola response. Read about Melanie's experience in Sierra Leone: "Life on the other side of the line. The challenges of Ebola quarantines in    ... more