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...

The 90kg Rice Challenge

James from JTS writes about his experience of visiting Malawi and explains an innovative idea for how schools in the UK to support Malawian farmers and enable them to send their children to school. ...

A Refugee Camp in Hertfordshire

Jack Murphy is a year 9 student from Sir John Lawes School in Hertfordshire. During the summer term the Oxfam Youth Ambassador group at the school have been raising awareness of the refugee crisis...

My Top 3 Things About Being an Oxfam Youth Ambassador

Roisin Murray is an Oxfam Youth Ambassador at Burntwood Academy in London. Here she shares with us some of her highlights of being an Ambassador. ...

Ysgolion Lloches

Vicky Leech, Cynghorydd Addysg ag Ieuenctid Oxfam Cymru sy'n edrych yn ôl ar brosiect Lloches yng Nghymru ac yn meddwl am bwysigrwydd ysgolion mewn cymunedau croesawgar. ...

Schools of Sanctuary

Vicky discusses the role educators can play in creating a positive and welcoming environment in schools. This blog is also available to read in Welsh. I recently went to the celebration event...

Ways to Discuss the Conflict in Yemen in Your Classroom

Heavy rains turning dirt roads into muddy rivers. My mother boiling huge pots of water that we collected each day from a spring down the road. The smell of freshly baked bread from the market. Driving...