Young People meet their MPs to Lobby on Climate Change

Pearl Van-Dyke, Campaigns Trainee, talks about her experience of visiting Parliament and the climate change action which young people hope for in 2016. ...

St Mary's Primary School meets Amber Rudd MP

On Friday 20 November six pupils from St Mary Star of the Sea Catholic Primary School in St Leonards, Sussex, embarked on an exciting mission. They were meeting their MP Amber Rudd, Secretary of...

Teaching Toilets this World Toilet Day

This World Toilet Day (19th November) Oxfam has a treat for your class! We love talking about toilets, but let's face it most toilets are fairly bog-standard! Not these Oxfam-built toilets featured...

Cocoa Plant

A World Without Chocolate

Martin Luther King famously said 'Before you finish eating breakfast, you've depended on more than half the world'. And it's true; 40% of the food on British plates is imported from...

A New Curriculum for Global Citizenship

What should a Curriculum for Global Citizenship for the next decade include? That was the question the Oxfam Education team revisited at length a year ago and, after lots of consultation with a wide...

A World of English and Literacy We Can’t Ignore

The European refugee crisis, intense conflict in Syria and Yemen, the devastating effects of climate change on small-scale farmers, growing inequality between and within countries... Our news reports...

The Power of the Arts Prompts an Invite to Parliament

Being involved with Oxfam has been a brilliant opportunity for us, writes New Vic Youth Theatre Director David Reynolds. ...

Education Setting Minds Alight

Over breakfast this morning I was really pleased to receive an excited text message from a family member who had found out that she had achieved the grades she needed to start her course at university...

Change will come: International Youth Day 2015

For International Youth Day 2015, youth activists involved in Oxfam's My Rights, My Voice (MRMV) programme explain how they've been campaigning to bring about change in access...

Empowering young people and improving maternal health in Nepal

In the lead-up to International Youth Day 2015, Alberto Sanz Martins, Oxfam's Translation Manager, and Audrey Lejeune, Programme Learning Adviser, explain why young people are a force to be reckoned...