- November 5, 2015
Climate activist and best-selling Canadian author Naomi Klein is among those who have shared an eyes-only selfie on social media to tell world leaders they have their #eyesonParis for action on climate change.
- November 4, 2015
It's a humanitarian disaster on top of another. In a year of the Super El Niño, a rare cyclone has left conflict ravaged Yemen facing a double disaster as Cyclone Chapala promises a decade's worth of rain in Yemen in just a few days.
- October 29, 2015
Canada is a prosperous country, with a strong tradition of welcoming asylum seekers. In its report Fair Share: Solidarity with Syrians, Oxfam found that Canada had been generous compared to some other nations. But compared to countries like Lebanon...
- October 26, 2015
A strong earthquake in northern Afghanistan shook buildings from Kabul to Delhi today, cutting power and communications in some areas and causing a steadily rising number of deaths, mainly in Afghanistan and Pakistan.
- October 22, 2015
Almost four million people in South Sudan are severely hungry – nearly twice as many compared to this time last year, a clear testament to the devastation caused by 22 months of war. Action is needed now to save lives.
- October 22, 2015
IMF report shows that working toward women’s economic equality should be a no-brainer for governments, since it leads to higher growth and reduces inequality.
- October 21, 2015
Oxfam Canada welcomes the new government’s commitment to restoring Canada’s role in the world.
- October 13, 2015
A landmark United Nations resolution that 15 years ago promised to bolster the rights of women in peace efforts has brought some welcome progress – but far too little to be judged a success overall, says Oxfam.
- October 5, 2015
The United Nations’ Open Debate and High Level Review on Women, Peace and Security is just around the corner.
- October 7, 2015
The international community is proving utterly inadequate in helping Syrians both inside and outside their country.