Serena Tramonti

Media and Advocacy Officer

Serena is a media and advocacy officer for Oxfam; at the moment she is working on Oxfam AMAL programme and she is based in Beirut. Through AMAL, a three year development programme, Oxfam is working together with 13 partners across Tunisia, Yemen, OPT and Morocco to increase women's capacity and ability to become leaders in their community, campaign, and reclaim their rights. Serena is supporting colleagues and partners in building effective campaigns. She has worked for Oxfam for seven years and is often to be found holding large improbable props during last minute photo opportunities for campaigns.

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Sugar inspectors from Bootham School in York (the historic home of Nestle!)

Today Bootham School in the city of York - the historic home of giant Nestle- is the first school in the country to show its support for Stop the Sugar Rush as part of Behind...

Cheetham Hill Advice Centre – helping people get back on their feet every day

Earlier this week, when the Director of Public Prosecutions Keir Starmer QC announced that benefit fraudsters could face up to ten years in jail for their crime, he also reminded us of what benefits...

Kelly Paes

Meet Kelly- our new Activism Coordinator in the North

Kelly Paes has just joined the team here at Oxfam in Manchester - she is our new community and activism coordinator in the North of England. Find out what Kelly thinks of her first few weeks - and...

Could you be the next campaigner to lobby your MP?

When Constituency Campaigner Frances Howell went to lobby her MP Fiona Bruce about land grabs she got more than she bargained for - an invitation to the Palace of Westminster no less!  Read...

Get Together in the North

We saw hundreds of people Get Together in many unusual and imaginative ways to fundraise for Oxfam's projects around the world. Helen Turner showcases everyone's amazing efforts from...

Enough Food for Everyone IF Launches in Manchester

Manchester is the first UK City Council to join the likes of Bill Gates and Desmond Tutu in supporting a new international campaign against hunger, Enough Food for Everyone IF.     Counsellors...

A Vintage Birthday Party for Oxfam in Manchester

Oxfam turns 70 this month, and Oxfam Originals, in Manchester's trendy Northern Quarter, is inviting you to come and celebrate. ...

Oxfam North September events

September will be a busy month for Oxfam in the north of England. We're looking forward to: Hearing about Jodie Sandford's experience of visiting Zimbabwe with Oxfam. Jodie...

Big Bra Hunt art attack Bold Street

Oxfam North August update

The sun's been shining, the television's been full of Olympic coverage and at Oxfam North we've been: Preparing for Voices, a media training course open to all Oxfam volunteers...

Get ready for real magic at the Alderley Edge Community Book Festival

Poet and playwright Jackie Kay, best selling novelist Erica James and teen author Melvin Burgess will provide some of the highlights at the Alderley Edge Community Book Festival, Saturday...