Subject: aid

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Video: Thank you from East Africa

With your help, Oxfam has provided life-giving support to more than 2.8 million people across drought-stricken areas of East Africa. ...

Bill Gates on the truth about foreign aid

The New York Times has an interesting piece by Bill Gates today, about Oxfam and Save the Children's report "A Dangerous Delay", on the cost of late responses to early warnings in the...

Oxfam number three in Top 100 Best NGOs

Robert Fox, Oxfam Canada's Executive Director, discusses The Global Journal ranking of Oxfam as number three on the world's Top 100 Best NGOs list. ...

Why did help arrive so late? Evidence vs incentives in the East Africa drought

Oxfam and Save the Children have a new paper out today that worries away at the baffling fact that lots of organizations knew disaster was looming in the Horn of Africa (and said so), but the system...

Haiti on my mind: A daughter of the diaspora looks back

A friend once asked me what makes Haiti so different from other Caribbean countries. My response was "the struggle." ...

Haiti: Two years after the quake, some change but the pace is slow

Caroline Gluck retraces her steps and finds that the challenges many people in Haiti faced in the wake of the 2010 earthquake continue to persist - as does their hope for change. ...

Video: Prepared for floods in Pakistan

On the one year anniversary of Pakistan's devastating floods, Caroline Gluck explains how Oxfam's work preparing people in Pakistan meant many more lives were saved last year than in similar...

Giving Haitians control of their own water

In the camps where Oxfam works in Port-au-Prince, displaced people are beginning to pay for their own water. Coco McCabe reports. ...

Haiti: families long for land to call their own

Coco McCabe meets families hoping for land to make a new start after the January 2010 earthquake. ...

Goats for 3,000 families in Malawi

Kate Pattison meets Annie Nangwirir, an orphan who is able to take care of her brother and sister in part thanks to the goat they received from Oxfam. ...

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