Tag: food security

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A woman in Mauritanian Sahel shows how drought has damaged her crops

The world's leaders need to pay their fair share - tell them to act now for Sahel

"How many people have to suffer how many times before we break the cycle of hunger? We cannot prevent drought - but we can prevent food crises." - David Macdonald, Deputy Director of Oxfam...

Food heroes are serving up some local food solutions!

With Oxfam's UK Poverty Program warning of a 'perfect storm' of welfare cuts and spiralling living costs and Oxfam campaigners taking to the streets to explain why one in seven people...

Fixing the food system

My name is Miriam Quinn I am a pupil at Sir John Lawes School, Harpenden. I, like many people, have become aware over the past few weeks of the desperate situation in the Sahel region, West Africa,...

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. ...

RIO+20: The Results

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

Volunteer at the Towersey Festival with Oxfam

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

Food justice for West Africa- a special evening in Manchester

People will learn from a Manchester charity worker and from a Shadow Minister how families are coping with food shortages in West Africa.  ...

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Creative support of Oxfam’s Grow campaign

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Sahel conference

Sahel Crisis: A crucial conference

On Monday 18 June a high level meeting on the Sahel food crisis is being held in Brussels. This is a crucial opportunity for governments to show they are giving their fair share towards the food...

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