Ebola messages and slogans dominate the roadside in Freetown, Sierra Leone (Credit: Catherine Meredith/Oxfam)

Experiencing Ebola at Christmas

Catherine Meredith, Ebola Communications Coordinator, shares her experiences from Freetown on the 25th of December. ...

After the tsunami: What the people of Calang taught me about humanity

Oxfam humanitarian worker Peter Struijf has worked on the ground throughout several international disasters including the Tsunami response in Indonesia, and is currently in Sierra Leone where he...

Boxing Day tsunami: "People were desperate to help."

When news of the Boxing Day tsunami reached our staff, many cancelled their Christmas plans and made their way into work at Oxfam HQ. From day one, we were inundated with donations and offers of...

Mystery Match donations

Mobile mystery busters are being given the chance to donate to Oxfam this December, without leaving their jewel matching. Mystery Match, the popular iOS game is offering players a special Oxfam in-game...

Ebola crisis: Oxfam update 6 – prevention and containment is key

Catherine Meredith, Ebola Response Communications Coordinator in West Africa, shares the latest Ebola response update. We hope you find this interesting. ...

MMORGy Christmas with Runescape and Oxfam

Players of the world's largest free MMORPG (massively multiplayer online role-playing game) are donating in-game to Oxfam this December. ...

Ebola crisis: Oxfam update 5 – transmission remains intense in Sierra Leone

Catherine Meredith, Ebola Response Communications Coordinator in West Africa, shares the latest Ebola response update. We don't generally share these kind of reports on the blog, but we've...

Ebola crisis: Oxfam update number 4

Catherine Meredith, Ebola Response Communications Coordinator in West Africa, shares the latest Ebola response update. ...

From grove to market: how Oxfam is helping Palestinian olive farmers

The annual olive harvest is one of the most important events of the year for Palestinian farmers. It brings families and communities together and provides an income for around 100,000 people. Photos...

Nada's story is part of Oxfam's 16 Days of Activism Campaign against Gender Violence.

"He had locked me out. He didn't even let me collect my clothes."

Today is the International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women. November 25th is a day set aside to raise awareness and trigger action on this global problem. Here, Nay el Rahi tells...

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