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How we spend your money

For every £1 donated to Oxfam…

Life in a Pakistan camp: Reshma's story Hot meals in Haiti Loo leaders in Dadaab, Kenya Take on Trailwalker 2014 Amy at the recycling plant Aid flies out to Haiti Kenya: toilets lift threat of deadly disease Oxfam in Cambodia: food for thought Behind the Brands

When it comes to running a huge world-changing operation, we make every penny count.

37p
emergency response
42p
development work
3p
campaigning for change
10p
support and running costs
8p
fundraising costs

But what are support and running costs?*

  • Employing local staff worldwide - from finance experts to people who evaluate our work.
  • Warehouse costs, so we can store vital disaster response kit.
  • IT systems, to ensure we work efficiently.
  • Plenty more, from exchange rates when we buy foreign currency to VAT costs we can't claim back.

*All figures from our 2015/16 Annual Report

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