Jonaid Jilani

Press Officer

Jonaid Jilani works as a press officer for the Oxfam media unit and works with Ethnic media in the UK.
Before joining Oxfam in 2009, Jonaid worked for Muslim Aid as a Communications Manager. He also has a background in film and video production and has worked extensively with ethnic TV channels in the UK.

Direct line: +44 (0) 18 65 472193
Mobile: +44 (0) 7810 181514

Email: jjilani@oxfam.org.uk

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Five richest UK families have more than 12 million poorest Brits Wealthy elite’s income growing four times faster than others

The five richest families in the UK are wealthier than the bottom 20 per cent of the entire population and the gap between the rich and the rest has grown significantly over the last two decades,...

Christmas period of reflection for Filipinos rebuilding their lives after Haiyan

Across the Philippines, Christmas celebrations are uncharacteristically subdued this year as people reflect on the devastation wrought by typhoon Haiyan and of the long task ahead to rebuild their...

Oxfam says that more needs to be done to help prepare people for disasters, as it marks its fortieth year of working in Pakistan

Oxfam is calling for more investment to go into preparing people for floods and other disasters in Pakistan as it marks its 40th year of working in the country this week. Since 2010, floods...

Oxfam's response to George Osborne's Autumn Statement

In response to George Osborne's Autumn Statement today, Oxfam's UK Poverty Programme Director Chris Johnes,  said:  "It is good news for some that the...

Oxfam's response to Department of Work and Pensions figures showing a rise in benefit sanctions

Oxfam's Director of UK Poverty Programme, Chris Johnes said: "Tougher rules on benefit sanctions have hit more people, leaving many without food and other necessities.  ...

Oxfam and TransferWise to help British Indians escape £35m in bank fees this Diwali

Britain's Indian community lose an estimated £35m in banking fees when they send money home at Diwali*, Oxfam warned today.   As Diwali, the Festival of Light, draws...

Oxfam dispatches aid experts to earthquake hit parts of the Philippines

Oxfam dispatches aid experts to earthquake hit parts of the Philippines Manila, Philippines, 18 October 2013 - Oxfam has dispatched a team of six experts on the ground to assess...

Oxfam in action helping survivors in Cyclone affected Odisha

Oxfam has kicked off its relief response programme in the cyclone and flood affected districts of Odisha. In the last two days,13,050 people have been provided with cooked food through community...

Oxfam's response to the latest garment factory fire in Dhaka

Oxfam's Ethical Trading Manager, Rachel Wilshaw said: "This latest tragedy at Aswad Composite Mills underlines the urgent need to change the way these factories are built and ensure that...

Oxfam gears up its aid effort to help people affected by Pakistan earthquake

More than 9,000 people are being helped by International agency Oxfam through its partners with safe water, following the earthquake. This is being provided through water tankers and repairing the...