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Turki, 10 years old, lives with his parents and six brothers in Aden. His family couldn't afford sending him to school. They receive hygiene kits from Oxfam as part of a cholera response that benefited over 18,000 people in Aden. "Being clean makes the disease run away," said Turki.
The devastating conflict in Yemen has left huge numbers of people without clean water. Almost 200,000 cases of cholera have been reported since 2015. Every donation you make plays a crucial role in helping communities avoid deadly diseases. By donating today you will be making a vital difference to some of the world's most vulnerable families.
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Last Christmas Day, Oxfam emergency expert Duoi Ampilan emailed a personal message of thanks to Oxfam supporters worldwide. He explains what it meant to read your replies and, in these diary entries from Yemen, describes how tough - and how rewarding - aid work can be.
Read Duoi's diary
Earlier this year, three Oxfam supporters travelled to Kenya to see for themselves whether supporting Oxfam really makes a difference. We asked them why they wanted to go, how the experience affected them, and how they feel now about their part in the Oxfam family.
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Like so many people who are part of the Oxfam movement, Wanjiru Kanyiha just couldn't stay silent in the face of inequality. She explains why she left her comfortable job in Kenya and set to work challenging the attitudes and policies that keep people poor.
Italian-born Francesca Passi speaks five languages, spent time translating for Syrian refugees and now raises money for Oxfam. She explains why her determination to fight poverty makes street fundraising the ideal career choice.
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As the clock strikes midnight on 31 December people around the world will welcome in 2017, reflecting... Read more
Humanitarian worker Duoi Ampilan explains why, despite the dangers and the distress, he still loves... Read more
How does my support help end poverty? Take a peek at Inside Oxfam and discover how we help communities bounce back from disaster.
Phil Broadhurst, manager of the Oxfam shop in Castle Street, Swansea, explains why he's welcomed more than 100 volunteers who have fled to the UK in search of a safer life.
Around the world, people face huge challenges to build a new life after fleeing their homes. These are their stories - and this is how you're creating hope.
All over the UK, amazing people are joining forces to show they won't live with poverty.
Sometimes it feels like we only hear tales of conflict, disaster and sadness. But thanks to your support, Oxfam has been able to bring real, precious, unexpected hope to people in seemingly desperate situations
It’s almost three years since the Ebola crisis began in West Africa, with your support, we’re still there – helping people to recover together.
“We’ve all got the power to change the world.”
Meet Sue Greenwood who lost a leg in the 2005 London bombings. One year later, she took part in our Trailwalker 100km walking challenge.
Oxfam supporter Roger Saunders took to the skies to celebrate leaving a gift to Oxfam in his Will.
Stories of hope in a changing climate. Here are just a few of the many stories showing how your support is helping people improve their future, despite the changing climate.
The author of The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time travels to Ethiopia with Oxfam.
Meet five amazing women who are giving their families and communities the strength to survive.
Anita KC will never forget the day her house fell down – the day a massive earthquake devastated Nepal. See how Oxfam supporters helped her get through it.
Brian in South Sudan is no stranger to heavy lifting – he shifts three tonnes of water on his bike, every day. Thanks to Oxfam supporters, he now shifts three tonnes of clean, safe water.
Meet Amal, living in Jordan’s Za’atari camp, and find out how puppets are teaching kids who have this escaped violent conflict to protect themselves from disease.
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