- May 19, 2014
The people of South Sudan, already exposed to conflict and hunger, are this week facing a new threat – cholera. As rains cut off humanitarian access and increase risk of the spread of disease, increased donor funding is critical to saving lives in South Sudan.
- May 20, 2014
The “Big 10” food and beverage companies are both highly vulnerable to climate change and major contributors to the problem. Together they emit so much greenhouse gas that, if they were a single country, they would be the 25th most polluting in the world – yet Oxfam says they’re not doing nearly enough to tackle it.
- May 14, 2014
Statement from Oxfam in Nigeria
- May 9, 2014
Urgent action is needed to secure food and income for thousands of farmers and fisher men and women affected by typhoon Haiyan.
- May 7, 2014
Inequality in Africa is rising to dangerous levels and unless checked will undermine the usefulness of economic growth on the continent, says worldwide development agency Oxfam.
- May 2, 2014
The G20’s plan to tackle corporate tax dodging needs a radical shake up so that developing countries can capture their fair share of foreign business activity, according to a new report by Oxfam.
- April 30, 2014
Up to 200,000 survivors of last November’s deadly typhoon Haiyan are at risk of worsening poverty because the government plans to relocate them without sufficient consideration as to how they will later earn a living.
- April 25, 2014
Big agricultural companies need a “gold standard” set of global rules to guide their investments after a new Oxfam report shows that even supposedly “responsible” deals can hurt poor local farmers.
- April 22, 2014
The safety of seven million people in South Sudan is rapidly deteriorating. Oxfam says the Government of South Sudan and parties to the conflict must immediately agree to a ceasefire.