Date: Jun 2012

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Control Arms: Rolling around London… in a Tank!

Yesterday, Oxfam and Amnesty International UK drove a tank around central London, startling passers-by and even getting stopped by the police for a documentation check. Just days away...

West Africa: A future without hunger

There is enough food in the world to go around for everyone. And everyone needs to eat. Whether or not you get to eat is another story... People go hungry because of the global food system. ...

Africans act 4 Africa! Back2Black festival supports Sahel campaign

You can support action on the Sahel Food Crisis and attend a cool gig. We're giving away 2 tickets to Back2Black Festival this weekend. ...

Meeting Nick Clegg, dressed as a banana

Guest post by Oxfam campaigner Jill: Last week I was dressed as a banana, this week I'm handing in a petition to Nick Clegg asking him to join 'Team Betty' Monday May Bank...

Scottish dad takes Arms Trade Treaty campaign to the United Nations

David Grimason has today announced he will take his campaign for a strong Arms Trade Treaty to the United Nations during the final talks in New York. Mr Grimason's son Alistair was two-years-old...

RIO+20: The Results

Rio - Thank you for securing a win for small-holder farmers ...

Bananas, Flyers, and the Control Arms Tank

Janek Seevaratnam reports on the day Control Arms campaigners took a trip to London...with a tank in tow ...

Tomato jam and activist cross stitch

The Craftivist Collective are putting their passion to good use- how will you use your hobby to fight poverty? ...

Volunteer at the Towersey Festival with Oxfam

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

GROWing a Fairer Future: A garden with a difference

With one billion people going hungry, the climate changing and resources depleting, we are doing what we always do to create sustainable, positive change. We are employing the tactics of the people...

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