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Merry Christmas & Happy New Year

  Dear Northern Oxfammers! As the festive season is coming closer we would like to wish you an enjoyable time spent with your loved ones and all the best of luck for the next year! ...

It's time for the World Bank to be a land leader

Over the last few years, Oxfam has uncovered more and more about the extent and impact of land grabbing in the countries where we work. When the speed and scale of this phenomenon became clear, we...

Westminster - Original photo by Sean Barnard

2013

In 2013 the Budget is going to be a big moment for the UK - the 40 year promise of making 0.7% of Gross National Income (GNI) to international aid will be coming to a head!  But what...

Cake for Get Together

Get Together- International Women's Day 2013

On 8 March 2013, International Women's Day, Oxfam supporters all over the country are putting on events to help women build a better future for themselves and their families. This is...

'Land grabbers' with SOLD signs in front of the Angel of the North in Gateshead

Britain's got land grabbed!

This weekend across the UK Oxfam activists "grabbed" land where they lived. From big cities to country hillsides, nowhere was safe from the SOLD signs!  Campaigners were hoping...

Sold

Grabbing Parliament Hill Raising Awareness About Landgrabbing in London

On a blistering cold and windy Sundayin December, the Oxfam Youth Action team trekked out to one of London's most prized sanctuaries, Hampstead Heath.  Clad in hard hats and high visibility...

White Cliffs of Dover? Angel of the North? Glastonbury Tor? SOLD!

White Cliffs of Dover? Angel of the North? Glastonbury Tor? SOLD! Can you imagine if this really happened?  Selling these national treasures would be a scandal. Now imagine it was your...

Harpenden teenagers turn greedy grabbers for Oxfam stunt

As the year sevens from Sir John Lawes School in Harpenden filed into their assembly last Thursday, 6th December, they were expecting a typical half hour of announcements, congratulations and perhaps...

Getting our Gaza message out in the heat of the moment

Some days our creative team gets a week or two to develop a great idea into a thing of beauty. And some days, they get an hour to work up critical creative with the power to change lives. Yesterday...

'Food for Thought' - Food Hero nomination

Susan Kay, Ecosystem Modeller at Plymouth Marine Laboratory and coordinator of the Exeter Oxfam Group nominates 'Food for Thought' as her Oxfam Food Hero ...

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