Date: Aug 2012

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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...

Children on their way to school in Mali as part of a cross-border education programme

Help us celebrate your brilliant campaigning!

Now the Olympics are over we all need a bit of inspiration again. Something to celebrate. That's exactly what Oxfam wants to create - and we need your help to do it! ...

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...

London Olympics legacy - an end to global hunger?

This week, because of your support, we made an important step. We helped get hunger and the broken food system high on the world's agenda. ...

Downing Street: End hunger

Today activists and campaigners from eight aid agencies, including Oxfam, visited Downing Street to urge world leaders to act to end hunger and malnutrition. Oxfam, Save the Children, Avaaz...

Malian campaigner Amadou Maiga walks through a mock graveyard set up by the Control Arms coalition next to the United Nations building in New York July 25, 2012

A global Arms Trade Treaty: a marathon not a sprint

The fight for an Arms Trade Treaty has been a marathon - not a sprint. Here, Oxfam's Head of Arms Control Anna Macdonald sets out why she believes it's worth staying the course. ...

Oxfam Northern Activism Summit

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Sahel Hand In – Knock, knock, knocking on Number 10's door

It was a scorching morning, the sun bearing down on our squinting faces as we posed for photos, fake knocking on the famous door of Number 10. I was representing Oxfam, along with other activists...

Jupiter, Musician, Democratic Republic of Congo, supporting the Sahel2012 campaign

An open letter from supporters of #Sahel2012

Visit www.sahel2012.org to find out more about the crisis in West Africa ...

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