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2016 was a year of massive upheaval for many people worldwide. But you were there. You supported refugees fleeing conflict and disaster. You brought clean, safe water to desperate people. You fought for equality and fairness. And you helped families to start over. You have given hope to millions of people. Thank you, you should be proud.
We are standing as one with the millions of people forced to flee conflict, disaster and poverty to make sure they get the essential help and protection they urgently need.
Imagine leaving the place you love most of all. Grabbing only what you can carry. Meet Zahia
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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.
See people's stories
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 - even in places like Iraq - proving that the best stories don't always make the news.
Stories of hope in Iraq
The food blogger on her unshakeable belief that we can all change the world.
Meet Jack now
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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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.
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.
The tax African countries lose because of personal wealth hidden in tax havens could pay for enough teachers to educate every child in Africa.
“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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