Date: Nov 2013

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CELEBRATING INTERNATIONAL DAY OF DISABILITY IN WALES

We can learn from our African neighbours by looking beyond the poverty, stigma, and severe lack of resources. ...

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,...

Hey PepsiCo! Say no to land grabs!

This video below features displaced farmers taking to the streets of Cardiff to see if anyone can help them find somewhere new to live and work; and members of the public baffled by the idea that...

A Man from Tacloban

Hearing of the effects of the typhoon was heart wrenching for one man from Tacloban who now lives with his family in Cardiff. Hugh dela Cruz moved from the Philippines over twelve years ago, lucky...

AID REACHES THE PHILIPPINES

Last week I made my may to the Oxfam warehouse in Bicester to see 17 tonnes of humanitarian aid make its way in two trucks to Cebu in the Philippines as part of the Disaster Emergency Committee...

COCA-COLA SAYS NO TO LAND GRABS

Natasha Wynne Campaigner, photo by Glenn Edwards This October, I made my way from Cardiff to London to join up with fellow Oxfam campaigners to call on Coca-Cola to tighten up its supply chain,...

Living Wage Charter launched

This week saw the launch of a Living Wage Charter at the National Assembly, aimed at boosting both household budgets and the Welsh economy. The Charter is the latest campaign from watchdog Cuts...

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