Nicola Sansom

Activism and Community Campiagner

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Join our Poverty Busting team in the North in 2013

Would you like to become the Activism Assistant and join our poverty busting team? This fantastic role involves recruiting, training and supporting volunteers to join our campaigning...

Mums Matter to Mancunians

Do Mums Matter to Mancunians?  Of course they do, as volunteers from Manchester Oxfam Group discovered when they began to raise awareness of maternal mortality across the world. This exhibition...

Bolton Group campaigning

Bolton Group at the Global Village

Taking to the Streets of Bolton Our group, (the Bolton Oxfam/World Development Movement group), had a stall at our local Global Village Market recently. The aim was to promote the Grow campaign...

When the Northerners Land Grabbed London

GET OUT NOW! Get your things. You've got two minutes to leave. Stop crying. There's nothing you can do. Tell your kids to stop screaming. Say goodbye to your home. It's gone.  ...

Oxfam Northern Activism Summit

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Join our poverty-busting team in the north of England

Would you like to become the Activism Assistant and join our poverty busting team? This fantastic role involves recruiting and training volunteers to join our campaigning group network,...

Take the next step on the Fair Trade Way

When you join any campaign, you take the first step along a journey. The more people we can reach out to and connect with along the way, the faster we will reach our destination together. ...

Leeds 'Die-In' for an Arms Trade Treaty

More than one person dies every minute from armed violence. An Arms Trade Treaty would control the shamefully unregulated small weapons trade, but only if it's as robust as possible. ...

How many midwives does it take to save two (or more) lives?

Just one. One trained medical practitioner who is there to offer help, guidance and support through the profound and challenging experience of bringing new life into the world. No mother...

Sustainability is for life, not just for Rio

It's been a full twenty years since the Rio Earth Summit. A summit where a 12 year old girl Severn Suzuki helped to hold world leaders to account and commitments were made to prioritise the environment. ...