Nelson Mandela speaking during the launch of Make Poverty History Credit: Mark Davey/Oxfam

Madiba: not the end

Associate Country Director for Oxfam in South Africa and former ANC activist,  Pooven Moodley shares his thoughts on the passing of Nelson Mandela, remembering his encounters with the great...

Why I led hundreds of people out of the UN climate talks

Yesterday I led hundreds of people from around the world in a walk out of the 19th UN climate talks. ...

Oxfam's response to the death of Nelson Mandela

Nelson Mandela speaking at the launch of the Make Poverty History campaign in Trafalgar Square London, 2005.  Lord Joel Joffe CBE, ex-Chair of Oxfam GB and the lawyer who...

Bolivian School Children Leading the Way

Lila Haines from Oxfam Cymru is currently in Bolivia following the charity's work in the region. As world leaders once again failed to act seriously on climate change in their Warsaw summit,...

Residents walk near vehicles and debris floating on a river after Super Typhoon Haiyan devastated Tacloban city in central Philippines November 10, 2013. Credit: Erik de Castro / Reuters

Despair and hope after Typhoon Haiyan

Until Friday, 8 November, Elegario Ocdol led a fairly ordinary life. The 38-year-old elementary school teacher worked hard to provide for his wife Maricar and five children. He was worried about...

Thousands marching for climate justice in Poland

This weekend, thousands of people marched at the UN climate talks in Warsaw, to send the message that we must stop climate change now. ...

The Philippines: where your money's going

In the month since Typhoon Haiyan cut a deadly path across the central Philippines on 8 November, generous supporters have donated £5 million to Oxfam's response. If you have donated, thanks...

The Gift of Sight in Yemen

In Yemen, families who have been affected by the humanitarian and economic crisis have been receiving livestock to help them improve their income and rebuild their lives. For Suad, the donation of...

Philippines: Christmas after Typhoon Haiyan - rise up, stand up

Oxfam's Jane Beesley reports on a Christmas  different from other years, among the survivors of Typhoon Haiyan in Tacloban, central Philippines. ...

Oxjam Interview Series - Greg Fearn

2013 saw Oxjam's biggest year to date, with hundreds of events going on up and down the country throughout October, all united by three simple things: good music, good people, and a good cause....

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