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...

Oxfam response to announcement of Geneva peace conference

Nigel Timmins, who is heading up Oxfam's response to the Syria Crisis, said: "This announcement is long overdue. The international community now needs to make sure that the proposed date...

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...

Landmark election must end murder spree of women sweeping Honduras

Campaigners say new government must overhaul the failing judicial system to halt the steep rise in violence against women Election year in Honduras is likely to be the worst ever for the murder...

Oxfam bookshops report boost in sales as they prepare for Christmas shopping season

Oxfam's celebrity supporters celebrate the bookshops' success by revealing which book they would choose as their 'Christmas gift to the nation'   Oxfam bookshop...

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: ...

Debt levels spiralling out of control as refugees from Syria slip further into poverty, says report

Survey of refugees tells of children missing education and adults fearing they may never work again - or be able to pay back money they owe A new survey of more than 1500...

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