Subject: poverty in the uk

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It's time to Even It Up in Wales

Once the festivities die down, our thoughts - as tradition dictates - turn to new beginnings and resolutions. Whether it's learning a new language, being a better baker or watching fewer box-sets,...

Even It Up in Wales

Over the last fifteen years global poverty levels have halved - that's really positive news, and gives us a great chance of eliminating global poverty over the next 15 years. ...

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Announcing Oxfam Cymru's first ever blog contest!

Oxfam Cymru has launched its inaugural competition for bloggers who live in Wales. All you have to do is to send a link to your blog (which must be published online on October 16th which is Blog...

Creative and Confident - the women from the Access to Work and Enterprise Project

Oxfam has been working with women single parents claiming in or out of work welfare benefits in and around Cardiff to help them secure work that will provide a lasting and secure income for them...

A Tale of Two Countries

Kirsty Davies reflects on her first 100 days as Head of Oxfam Cymru and tackling inequality in Wales ...

Croeso Cardiff – Capital City of Sanctuary

Cardiff has received official recognition as a City of Sanctuary thanks to the work or local communities and organisations including Oxfam Cymru ...

Wales caught in 'perfect storm' of poverty

Wales is one of the places worst hit by a tide of hunger and extreme poverty, a report launched this week by Oxfam Cymru reveals. Below the Breadline, produced by Oxfam, Church Action on Poverty...

Happy Mothers Day from Glyncoch

Young mums in South Wales are lifting their lives for good with Oxfam Cymru's backing. Four friends with small children decided their estate badly needed a mother and toddler group and...

Matthew gains skills that will last a lifetime

One of Oxfam Cymru's projects to build livelihoods in Wales is using woodwork to help local people carve out a future for themselves. The Livelihoods project at the Dove Workshop in Banwen...

Phil Evans accepts Shop of Sanctuary Award

Swansea Oxfam shop wins UK award

Oxfam's shop in Castle Street, Swansea has won a national award  because of  the warm welcome it gives to refugees and asylum seekers in the city. ...

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