The importance of water

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

Children across India take part in '9 is Mine' campaign

Children in India are showing the rest of us a thing or two about campaigning with their huge 'Nine is Mine' campaign. They're holding the Indian government to account over their promise...

Left behind by the G20: It's time to tackle inequality

Are poor people being left behind by the G20? Ian Sullivan takes a look at a new Oxfam report tackling this issue. ...

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...

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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...

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...

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...

It's the inequality, stupid

We know so much about the growing inequality in the UK. We know that it is getting worse - in Scotland, for example, two fifths of the increase in income during the last decade has gone to...

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