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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...

What happens when you take an action with Oxfam? The Rio hand in

As a campaigning organisation we regularly ask you, our supporters, to sign action cards and petitions or take online actions. But what happens to those actions after you take them? Over...

The Sahel and the importance of campaigning

I love what happened over the weekend. Not only because of the positive impact it will have on those affected by the crisis in the Sahel, but also because it enables everyone who took action to see...

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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...

From the UK to the US, Robin Hood is bigger than ever

An incredible 4,000 UK supporters of the Robin Hood Tax contacted their MPs to demand this tiny tax on banks in the last eight weeks - that's more than 70 per day!  Some in the UK even wore...

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Creative support of Oxfam’s Grow campaign

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Oxfam Open House: Debates, Youtube, and building the movement

On Friday 18th  May Oxfam London & the South East linked up through the internet to 'Oxfam Connects' at Oxfam House, where a day of live sessions and workshops were streamed direct...

Dying for a robust Arms Trade Treaty

After nine years of campaigning for a legally binding agreement that controls the arms trade on an international level, we are now on the final hurdle to make this a reality.  Next month world...

Birth rights: What's been achieved so far

Birth rights is an 'amazing campaign' said Andrew Mitchell, the UK's International Development Secretary when he spoke to an audience including midwives, nurses and doctors at the launch...

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