Julie Cole

PA to Head of Oxfam Cymru

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Samira, Syria

Record spending but also a drop in income during one of Oxfam’s most challenging years

In an extremely tough financial year for Oxfam the charity spent an extra £3.6 million on responding to humanitarian emergencies and helping people living in poverty worldwide. ...

Hyde Park, London, 8th June

Enough Food for everyone...? IF Wales plays its part

On Saturday 8th June the grass of Hyde Park disappeared under the feet of 45,000 people, including coach loads from Wales, as they showed their support for the Enough Food for Everyone IF campaign. ...

Lebanon: Samira arrives from Syria. Picture: Luca Sola / Oxfam

Syria Crisis Appeal – Oxfam appeals for further help

Oxfam Cymru would like to thank the many people across Wales for their generous response to the humanitarian crisis in Syria. But with the situation escalating Oxfam is appealing for more funds with...

Picture: Geoff Sayer / Oxfam

A Promise Made, a Promise Finally Kept

On Wednesday March 20th, the UK Government finally kept to its 43 year old promise and announced it will be spending 0.7% of national income on aid. The UK is now the first G8 (forum for the...

Cardiff Boutique

Antonina Mendola talks access to work, the power of laughter and guitar rock gods

Antonina Mendola is Oxfam Cymru's BME (Black and Minority Ethnic) Lone Parent Access to Work Project Lead. Find out about this innovative project , why she loves laughing and what she would love...