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Arms Trade Treaty campaign - bananas outside the box

When you spend most of your day sitting in an office, eyes fixed on the computer screen, or stuck in the library trying to understand your essay question (let alone answer it), it can be difficult...

How many midwives does it take to save two (or more) lives?

Just one. One trained medical practitioner who is there to offer help, guidance and support through the profound and challenging experience of bringing new life into the world. No mother...

Join us for the Oxfam Open House

On May 18th, the Oxfam London and South East office will be holding an 'Open House' session. Drop in for tea, biscuits, and social justice! ...

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. ...

This wonderful video shows we can tackle climate change

Ever thought that climate change was too big to tackle? That small personal changes you make don't make much difference? Watch this great animation, and know that EVERY small change makes...

Investment in life-changing aid – what can it achieve?

ONE has produced a light touch, fact packed document called 'Small Change - Big Difference' which marks out what the UK Government is planning to achieve with UK Aid - have a read and...

Taking action? Tweet us a photo! @OxfamLondonSE #Armstreaty

How you can use a banana to control the arms trade

In 2006, you persuaded 153 governments to begin work on a global Arms Trade Treaty. But the job is not done and there is a real danger that governments agree a treaty that is too weak. We need your...

The importance of water

Over the next week people around the world will be walking for water. Here's why I think it matters. ...

Congratulations: Boston Spa Oxfam group turns 40

One of our most dedicated groups is marking an amazing 40 years of fundraising for Oxfam. Their flagship event, the annual Christmas Coffee Morning (with the help of a few satellite events) last...

Bringing a community closer together through planting trees

Bringing a community closer together through planting trees

Oxfam and our partner Eadha Enterprises have been working on the Communities Branching Out project in Scotland, which links climate change prevention with community development. We have been working...

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