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Inside Oxfam

Women unlimited

Every day, in every country, women's efforts to escape poverty are blocked by violence, abuse and discrimination. But when a woman is unlimited she can use her potential to help end poverty -- not just for herself, but for everyone.

Women unlimited appeal 

When women are equal, everyone wins

Why tackling discrimination against women can help end poverty for everyone.

We're working to help unlock the potential of more than one million women and girls worldwide

Meet Jack Monroe

The food blogger on her unshakeable belief that we can all change the world.

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South Sudan: Oxfam insight

Kerry Akers has returned from working as Oxfam's senior protection officer in South Sudan.

Read more about Kerry's experiences

Francesca Passi, street fundraiser

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.

Meet Francesca

More inspirational stories

These ten refugees will compete at the 2016 Olympics in Rio

For the first time, a team of refugee athletes will compete under the Olympic flag. ... Read more

Mark Goldring reinforces the need for charities to combine delivering and campaigning

In accepting the Outstanding Achievement Award at the Charity Awards 2016 our Chief Exec Mark Goldring... Read more

It’s Volunteers' Week so we’re celebrating some of Oxfam Scotland’s great volunteers.

Michelle Layden is a volunteer in our Bookshop on Glasgow's Victoria Road and here she tells... Read more

You're changing lives. Here’s how.

Bringing hope in disaster

The day my house fell down

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.

Changing lives with water

He lifts three tons a day

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.

Protecting from disease

Puppets saving lives.

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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