Date: Aug 2012

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Oxfam celebrates 70 years in Oxford with free, fun-packed open house event for all the family

Oxfam is celebrating its 70th anniversary - and 70 years of being based in Oxford - with a free Open House event on Saturday 8th September, from 10am to 5pm. Oxfam Open House is an opportunity...

Charities call for end to global hunger as greatest Olympic legacy

Britain's leading aid and development charities have welcomed the progress made at Prime Minister David Cameron's Olympics Hunger Event, and urged world leaders to keep the global food crisis...

Oxfam reaction to today's FAO food price index figures - up 6% from June

Background: Today's FAO Food Price Index is up 6% from June. The index is now around the same peak as the 2008 crisis that provoked food riots in many countries, although still below its historic...

Millions more will go hungry as world struggles to respond to unprecedented food crises and sharply rising prices

PM's hunger summit welcome & should kick start reforms to end "scandal" of a billion hungry people - "we cannot keep relying on humanitarian agencies to pick up the pieces" ...

Eastern Congo reaches new depths of suffering as militias take control

Killing, kidnapping, rape and displacement increases dramatically across two provinces, Oxfam warns ...

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