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Oxfam in Chepstow for inspiring evening in July

On Thursday 4th July at 7pm, Oxfam will be hosting an inspirational talk in Chepstow Methodist Church Hall. Everybody is welcome and we will have Oxfam volunteer Adele Carter as our guest speaker....

A patchwork of colours for Refugee Week

Rachel Morris of Oxfam's Sanctuary in Wales project in Wrexham writes: Our communities, including the refugees who have paid us the compliment of coming to live with us here in Wales,...

Benefits of employing refugees

In May and June, the Sanctuary in Wales Project has been delivering workshops in Swansea, Cardiff and Newport about the benefits of employing refugees. In collaboration with Displaced People in Action's...

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. ...

Photo credit :Yasmin, 5, with her mother and 6 siblings escaped the war in Syria, and they now live in a room in a rubble-strewn open car park in Qalamoun, Lebanon. They are some of the 50,000 refugees displaced by the Syria crisis that Oxfam are currently helping. Photo credit: Sam Tarling/ Oxfam.

Inspiring Oxfam Talk in Penarth

In just a week's time (Monday 17th June), Oxfam will be hosting an inspirational talk in Penarth. Our guest speaker Lydia Slack will be talking about her first-hand experience of Oxfam's...

Thousands in Wales now hungry and reliant on food aid

Wales faces a hidden scandal where thousands of people cannot feed themselves or their families, according to a hard-hitting report from Oxfam  and Church Action on Poverty.  ...

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Join thousands at London’s BIG IF rally on Saturday 8 June

Join thousands at London's BIG IF rally on Saturday 8 June at 2pm in Hyde Park and demand and end to world hunger. We need you to help create a noise and plant a huge, visual petition that G8...

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...

Trip to the Bay

Anna McVicker writes: This week four women from Oxfam's Building Livelihoods and Strengthening Communities group based in South Riverside Community Development Centre took the bus down...

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...

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