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Panelists at the World Vision Fringe event

Report from the Fringe by campaigner Rachel Kean

Campaigner Rachel Kean went along to a fringe event at the Labour Party Conference called "Is Peace-building Child's Play?" organised by World Vision UK.  She heard Ivan Lewis,...

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.  ...

Land sold off in last decade could grow enough food to feed a billion people

An exciting new land grabs campaign was launched today across the world. The campaign, which is part of GROW, is asking the World Bank for a freeze of all large scale land deals for 6 months until...

Oxfam's campaign stunt at the Birmingham Conservative Party Conference: Get involved

One billion people will go to bed hungry tonight. This is a huge number, and unjust because the world produces enough food to feed everyone. And yet women and children are living in poverty and hunger...

More than 3 Million Steps for the Fair Trade Way

The Fair Trade Way is an inspirational six day walk over 88 miles from Garstang (the world's first fairtrade town) to Keswick - calling at a variety of fair trade towns and establishments...

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. ...

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 ...

A lovely Latitude festival goer shares an e-book to inspire families to (re)discover food

Food Power in the news

Over the summer we're asking festival goers across the UK to share their Food Power ideas - ways to eat, shop and grow our way to a fairer food future. Check out some of the stories and...

Top 10 Olympic Oxfam facts

Oxfam staff are as excited by the Olympics as the rest of the UK. You might be surprised by how much we and the sporting competition have in common. Here are our top 10 Olympic Oxfam facts! ...

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