Oxfam reaction to Government Lobbying Bill amendments

Responding to the Government's proposed amendments to the Lobbying Bill, Mark Goldring, Oxfam Chief Executive, said:   ...

Oxfam response to Dolores Clifford, a volunteer at the Oadby Oxfam shop in Leicester, receiving a British Empire Medal in the New Year Honours

Jane Cotton, Oxfam's Human Resources Director, said: "Dolores Clifford is a well known and much loved part of the local community and very much the face of Oxfam, adored...

Oxfam report shows most uplifting moment for the nation in 2013 was ‘helping charity’, beating the birth of the royal baby and sporting victories

A survey commissioned by Oxfam found that 'supporting a charity' was the thing that lifted people's spirits most in 2013, more than national sporting victories, this year's fantastic...

Former Oxfam occupational counsellor, Martin Knops, awarded OBE in Queen’s New Year Honours list

Martin Knops, 65 from Shipton on Cherwell in Oxford, has been awarded an OBE in the Queen's New Year Honours list for his services to Oxfam. Martin, who retired from Oxfam in August, worked for...

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

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

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. ...

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 reactive to EU biofuels debate today

Commenting on the inability of EU Energy Ministers to agree a deal to reform EU biofuels and cap food-based biofuels at 5 percent of the renewable transport fuel target, David Taylor, Oxfam's...

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...

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