Oxfam provides humanitarian aid to serious humanitarian disasters that seldom or never hit the headlines. Our Emergency Response Fund ensures that Oxfam can quickly respond wherever and whenever the need is greatest.
Typhoon Haiyan, possibly the most powerful storm to ever hit land, struck the Philippines on November 8, 2013. This page is now archived, but you can donate to Oxfam Canada's Emergency Response Fund here.
As Mali endeavors to re-establish peace and territorial integrity in the North, Malians are still struggling to pick up their lives after a devastating drought, a conflict, and massive displacement. This page is now archived.
October 2012 - Oxfam geared up to help Haitians and Cubans in the wake of hurricane Sandy’s devastation in the Caribbean. Steps to prevent cholera spreading in Haiti and to provide roofs for houses in Cuba were among priorities.