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A Tale of Two Countries

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

Wellbeing of Future Generations Bill- we can do more

 The Wellbeing of Future Generations Bill is a step in the right direction, but we can do better ...

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. ...

Spring in the air at Duffryn

The weather may still be chilly, but green shoots were showing at Duffryn Community Allotment in Newport where the first working day of the season got off to a flying start this week. 36 people...

Cover of Are You Happy with That

Hearing the voices of people seeking sanctuary

A book of poems, essays and stories by people seeking sanctuary in Wales is being launched this week in the Sinclair Suite of Swansea's Liberty Stadium  'Are You Happy With...

Prince Charles at Duffryn Community Allotment

Royal visit for allotment project

The rain may have poured down, but spirits were high when volunteers at Duffryn Community Allotment welcomed HRH Prince Charles on an official visit  to Newport last Friday. The Prince...

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