Subject: conflict

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Gaza: Despite the ceasefire, huge needs remain

Today world leaders are meeting in Egypt to discuss donations for the reconstruction of Gaza which lost much of its vital infrastructure after the conflict earlier this year. Many people in Gaza...

Food vouchers provide a lifeline for Gaza's families who have lost everything

On 12 October world leaders will be meeting in Egypt to discuss the reconstruction of Gaza following the conflict there this summer. The international conference, which will be chaired by both Egypt...

Gaza: From ceasefire to searching for a just lasting peace

Campaigns Director Ben Phillips gives a personal reflection on the ongoing challenge to bring lasting peace to Gaza. ...

Demand an end to indiscriminate attacks in Syria

No film will ever capture the gruesome reality of daily attacks on schools, hospitals, and homes in Syria. Reports of yet another deadly rocket attack do not tell us of the constant fear and grief...

"A bomb flattened our brand new home"

A report released today, A Fairer Deal for Syrians, details how the $7.7 billion humanitarian appeals which have been made since the conflict in Syria began are less than half funded, while a continued...

Delivering safe water despite the danger

The bombing of the past six weeks has caused massive damage to Gaza's water supplies. Hundreds of thousands of people are still without running water, as wells and pipelines have been destroyed....

Gaza tech startup incubator devastated by shelling

When people think of Gaza, they rarely think of it as a hub of technological innovation. But for the past few years Oxfam has been working with Gaza's University College of Applied Sciences (UCAS)...

Gaza on the brink of major health crisis. Credit: Iyad al Baba/Oxfam

Gaza's blockade, a personal story

Richard Stanforth is Oxfam GB's Regional Policy Adviser in the Middle East. Here, he shares his personal experience of what life has been like in Gaza under the blockade. ...

Oxfam In Gaza: Dr Ihab and the mobile clinic

Awra Mhanna, Communications Officer in Gaza, visits a mobile clinic bringing healthcare to families who have lost everything. ...

Six-year-olds in Gaza are living through their third war

Salama Shamali is just six years old. Arwa Mhanna, Oxfam Communications Officer in Gaza meets a boy who has already lived through three wars. ...

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