Date: Dec 2013

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Oxfam starts distributing 400 tonnes of rice seed to farmers in rural areas south of Tacloban

International agency Oxfam will start distributing 400 tonnes of rice seeds in six rural municipalities south of Tacloban tomorrow (Thursday 12 December) to help farmers win their 'race against...

Oxfam's reaction to the 9th WTO Ministerial Conference

Romain Benicchio, Senior Policy Advisor with Oxfam, said:  "The Bali package is hardly going to make a difference for poor countries but at least it keeps the negotiations on food...

Philippines typhoon response: a week of obstacles, a month of delivery, years of support

One month on the aid effort has helped millions to survive but serious gaps remain Despite widespread destruction and massive logistical obstacles in the wake of...

Oxfam's response to the death of Nelson Mandela

Nelson Mandela speaking at the launch of the Make Poverty History campaign in Trafalgar Square London, 2005.  Lord Joel Joffe CBE, ex-Chair of Oxfam GB and the lawyer who...

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...

Downton Abbey star Michelle Dockery launches Oxfam's Syrian winter appeal

Today, British actress Michelle Dockery helps Oxfam launch a major appeal to help families affected by the Syria Crisis get through the harsh winter months - and beyond. Temperatures...

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