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The people walked the walk. Global leaders talked the talk. Now it’s time for our leaders to walk the talk.

We marched. On Sunday 21st September, just days ahead of the Ban Ki-moon Climate Summit in New York, Oxfam supporters joined 40,000 people marching at the People's Climate March in London....

"Climate change is one of the most serious threats facing our world" - David Cameron, 2014

We are drawing the line here. A look back on the 2014 climate summit

Efforts to tackle climate change through the international talks have been going on for an epic 22 years - and so many of the people who follow them have by now developed tough skins after years...

The Peoples Climate March is just the beginning

What do we want? A climate deal! When do we want it? Now! The next time someone says that no one cares about climate change, let's remind them about the time that 40,000 people took over...

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Why I'll be marching with you at the People's Climate March

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General Mills has the makings of a climate leader thanks to your campaigning

After two months of campaigning we're thrilled to announce that General Mills - once ranked last on climate change policies on our Behind the Brands scorecard - has committed to setting targets...

Yeb Sano

I’ve seen how climate change makes people hungry. We must act now.

Guest blog by Yeb Saño (pictured), Climate Change Commissioner for the Philippines. ...

Virginia Ñuñonca

One woman’s story of fighting climate change – and how you can join her

"I see the climate is changing a lot," says Virginia Ñuñonca (pictured above), a farmer and community leader in the Peruvian highlands. "Before it wasn't like this. Sometimes these...

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...

Caroline Lucas handing over her donations to Oxfam

Caroline Lucas on charity shopping, donating to Oxfam and a more sustainable future

Green Party leader Caroline Lucas recently joined Oxfam staff and volunteers in Brighton to champion charity shopping and donating to Oxfam. In the run-up of Rio+20, the UN conference on sustainable...

Sustainability is for life, not just for Rio

It's been a full twenty years since the Rio Earth Summit. A summit where a 12 year old girl Severn Suzuki helped to hold world leaders to account and commitments were made to prioritise the environment. ...

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