Video: Ending violence against women in Lebanon

Today is the International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women. ...

Getting our Gaza message out in the heat of the moment

Some days our creative team gets a week or two to develop a great idea into a thing of beauty. And some days, they get an hour to work up critical creative with the power to change lives. Yesterday...

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Pic of the week: Buckets galore

Refugees in Jamam camp, South Sudan, queue up for (our award winning!) buckets and soap as part of Oxfam's public health campaign to reduce the spread of diseases such as cholera, diarrhoea...

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One week left to vote for Oxfam!

Quick! There's only a week left to do this... We need your help to win an award: the Sitecore People's Choice Award. All the hard work we put in to building our new website earlier...

Build a bog on World Toilet Day

What better to do on World Toilet Day than help Oxfam build a bog? You can donate a loo through our online shop. It can bring dignity to families in refugee camps, encourage children to go...

Pic of the week: Business with bees

Photo: Tom Pietrasik/Oxfam Wubalem and her husband Tsega, harvesting honey from a hive in Mecha village, Ethiopia. Wubalem lives in rural Ethiopia, one of the seven poorest...

£5m in 25 years: congratulations Oxfam St Giles!

Huge congratulations to the Oxfam bookshop in St Giles, Oxford - on Saturday they turned 25. Not only that, though - they've also raised more than £5m for Oxfam! It's a testament to...

Happy Diwali! Enjoy some Diwali recipes from Oxfam

Happy Diwali! The Oxfam GROW Method ("five ways to feed your family and ensure everyone around the world has enough to eat, always") has found some delicious and sustainable...

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Vote for Oxfam's website to win an award!

Good news! All the hard work we put in to building our new website earlier this year has been recognised: we've been nominated for a number of awards. We need your help with one in particular:...

Would you like an Oxfam gift for Christmas?

I spotted this discussion last week on parenting website Netmums: "How would you feel about receiving an Oxfam gift for Christmas?" "My parents have everything they want really...

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