Kat Hobbs

Activist Support Officer, London and south east

All posts by Kat Hobbs

kat in a foodcycle apron

Local food, Global impact

I went down to the Foodcycle annual general meeting to meet some of their volunteers, and find out more about food poverty at home and abroad. What makes people hungry? And what does hunger mean...

Cafe Direct - Food Heroes across the world

I'm in the Cafédirect offices in East London to meet Alvaro Gomez, the general manager of a of a coffee growing cooperative in Costa Rica and one of the directors of Cafédirect.   ...

Green is working: volunteers needed!

It's a crucial time for the climate, and for the economy. This autumn the government will be making crucial decision on the future, and we need to remind them how important tackling climate change...

Join Oxfam at the Party Conferences

Over the next 3 weeks politicians and political party members will be gathering for their annual party conferences.  Party conferences are a fantastic opportunity to influence decision makers...

Robin Hood Tax Campaigners

Oxford calls for a Robin Hood Tax

Robin Hood Tax campaigners in Oxford have taken to the streets to stage some very unusual theatre. Joella Lynch reports on a day spent surprising strangers and chasing bankers around the...

Food heroes are serving up some local food solutions!

With Oxfam's UK Poverty Program warning of a 'perfect storm' of welfare cuts and spiralling living costs and Oxfam campaigners taking to the streets to explain why one in seven people...

Volunteer at the Towersey Festival with Oxfam

We're looking for volunteer campaigners to join us at Oxford's finest festival ...

Oxfam Open House: Debates, Youtube, and building the movement

On Friday 18th  May Oxfam London & the South East linked up through the internet to 'Oxfam Connects' at Oxfam House, where a day of live sessions and workshops were streamed direct...