Subject: climate change

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World’s biggest food and drink companies are improving their policies in developing countries following public pressure

The top 10 food and drink companies in the world have improved their social and environmental policies due to public pressure over the past year, Oxfam reveals today. ...

EU gambles with our future by setting weak climate targets

The European Commission unveiled today its vision for Europe's climate and energy policies from now to 2030.   The blueprint includes a 40 per cent reduction in CO2 emissions...

Oxfam to launch new drive to fight poverty and lift lives for good

Oxfam is embarking on an ambitious new drive to tackle the root causes of poverty in 2014, with an even greater focus on programmes that will help lift the lives of even more people. ...

Massive public pressure needed to rescue climate deal after Warsaw farce and fiasco

Only massive public pressure can rescue a climate deal, warned Oxfam today, as the Warsaw negotiations closed after a fortnight of farce and fiasco. Winnie...

Oxfam among NGOs and Social Movements to walk out of Warsaw climate talks - Joint Statement

Enough is enough.   We have said we stand in solidarity with the millions impacted by Typhoon Haiyan, and with all climate impacted people. Our solidarity compels us to tell the...

Oxfam joins civil society walk out from climate change talks in Warsaw

Explaining Oxfam's decision to join civil society movements and trade unions in walking out of the UN climate change talks today, Winnie Byanyima, Executive Director of Oxfam International said: ...

Oxfam response to UK announcement at the UN climate talks to end support for public funding of coal power plants

In response to the UK's announcement today at the UN Climate Change talks in Warsaw on ending support for publically funding coal power plants Hannah Stoddart, Oxfam's Head of Economic Justice,...

Climate Finance Ministerial at COP19 - Oxfam Comment

Climate Finance Ministerial - Oxfam Comment Rich countries' obsession with private finance means millions of poor and vulnerable people could be left to face increasingly...

Typhoon Haiyan must be a wake-up call at UN climate talks if we are to save lives in the future, warn aid agencies

Members of the Disaster Emergencies Committee (DEC) are warning governments meeting at the UN climate talks in Warsaw that the devastating super typhoon that struck the Philippines is a glimpse of...

Poor countries left 'in the dark' about climate change funds says Oxfam

Poor countries are being left with little idea about what money is available to help them cope with climate change because of murky accounting and a lack of transparency by rich countries, according...

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