"A week in, and I was already a member of the team"

Oxfam's Campaigns, Policy & Influencing trainee scheme is open for applications. This paid scheme is designed to find people from a wide range of backgrounds to join our Campaigns, Policy...

Get trained to tackle tax dodging

Corporate tax dodging is a massive issue. Every year the UK misses out on billions of pounds, and developing countries lose a whopping estimated $160 billion a year. The money lost to tax...

UK Food Bank

Unilever and Oxfam team up to Clear a Plate

Damon Boughen, Programme Assistant for Oxfam's UK Programme looks back on the success of Oxfam and Unilever's Clear a Plate Campaign. ...

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2015 A year for action

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How you've helped stock Oxfam's emergency warehouse

It has been cold, wet and wintery, so what better pick-me-up than a team outing? This week the Oxfam campaigns team took a trip to Bicester, shunning the outlet village in favour of Oxfam's emergency...

Community Empowerment bill

The Community Empowerment Bill - glass half full or glass half empty?

Following a Scottish Parliament debate on the Community Empowerment Bill stage 1 report, Oxfam Scotland's Research and Policy Adviser Francis Stuart takes a closer look at how the Bill could...

Taking the Hunger Challenge - Day 1

I am taking part in Team V's hunger challenge as apart of the beyond a tin of food campaign. For 3 days I will be living on what typically would be given out in an emergency...

Livelihoods event

Surviving to Thriving: celebrating Oxfam Cymru’s Livelihoods Project

On Thursday 5 February Oxfam Cymru hosted an event at The Senedd in Cardiff Bay to celebrate the success of the 'Building Livelihoods and Strengthening Communities in Wales' project. ...

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Fuel Poverty in the UK

Families struggling to make ends meet could be eligible for support from one of the thousands of grant-giving charities available in the UK. Alison Taylor, Director of Turn2us, a charity helping...

A year after the storms from Somerset to Bolivia

Did you see the flooding in the UK on TV last winter? How could you have missed it - the havoc this extreme weather event wreaked was on every channel for days. Even the leaders of all the political parties...

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