Pasta: The world's favourite food

Pasta has been named the world's favourite food, narrowly beating meat or rice dishes and pizza, in a new global survey by Oxfam into the way the world eats today. ...

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. ...

Girls' education in Afghanistan: Nazifa's story

Getting girls back into school has been one of the rare Afghan success stories of the last 9 years. But the progress made is in danger of slipping away. Rebecca Wynn explains. ...

Grow. Life. Planet. Oxfam's Grow campaign launches with picnics

Oxfam's Grow campaign marks the start of a global movement for better ways to grow, share and live together. It's all about addressing the broken food system so we can put enough food on...

Video: Kristin Davis gets behind our East Africa appeal

With large parts of East Africa facing the world's worst food crisis and Oxfam appealing for £50m (our largest ever appeal for Africa), Oxfam Ambassador Kristin Davis has been on the news seeking...

The difference you made to mums this Mother's Day

A big BIG thank you to everyone who campaigned on maternal health in the lead up to Mother's Day this year. You've had a huge and important impact. There was an amazing amount of...

A happy ending in Somalia: Malnourished Mohamed made well

Fadumo's son Mohamed's severe sickness is almost over following treatment implemented by Oxfam and SAACID. ...

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. ...

Ethiopia: "Men can't control us. Nobody controls us!"

Sophie McGrath meets the - previously segregated - women of Harshin, Ethiopia, who are making a huge success in the livestock business. ...

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. ...

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