Cookies on oxfam

We use cookies to ensure that you have the best experience on our website. If you continue browsing, we’ll assume that you are happy to receive all our cookies. You can change your cookie settings at any time. Find out more Close

World Refugee Day

Oxfam has a longstanding commitment to supporting refugees - ordinary people who find themselves far away from home with no idea of what the future holds. Right now, we're providing Syrian refugees with food, water and shelter. But as these archive pictures show, our work with refugees in this region began decades ago. Then, like now, it was all possible because of support from people like you.

In pictures: Oxfam's work with refugees

Latest on the Syria crisis

Oxfam quote on East Aleppo

Andy Baker, Oxfam's Syria Crisis Response manager, said:

Thousands of people in besieged East Aleppo under attack with little food water and healthcare

Oxfam provides new generator to improve water supply to the city

More than 1.5 million people in Aleppo without running water for five days

More than 1.5 million people in Aleppo have been without running water for five days, as battles... Read more