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Women spend two days a month more than men on housework and childcare in UK, survey finds

Women living with their partners in the UK spend an average of two working days a month more than men on housework and childcare, according to a new Oxfam poll.  ...

Oxfam Online Shop launches Gender Pay Gap Sale

Oxfam's Online Shop is discounting selected items of men's, women's and children's clothing by 13.9% - representing the gap between men and women's pay in the UK - to mark...

Fuelling the fire: Last year was worst for Syrians, world powers must safeguard hope not fan the flames, warn aid agencies

The fifth year of the Syria conflict was the worst yet for people as warring parties have continued to wreak havoc, increasingly blocked aid and placed more communities under siege. Russia, the United...

International investors must withdraw all involvement now from deadly Honduras dam project, says Oxfam

The assassination last week of Honduran activist Berta Cáceres - who championed the cause of indigenous land rights - shows that international companies have no place now in continuing their support...

The search for the faces of four decades of Oxfam fashion is on!

Oxfam has launched a competition to find the faces of four decades of vintage fashion. The winners will symbolise the 1950s, 60s, 70s and 80s and feature in fabulous photography on the Oxfam Online...

Reaction to announcement that Facebook will pay more UK tax

Commenting on the news today that Facebook is to pay millions of pounds more in UK tax, Oxfam's Head of Inequality Nick Bryer said: ...

Oxjam: Mastermind a massive night of music in your town

Calling all music lovers and local heroes! Oxfam is searching for inspiring individuals to be Takeover Managers, leading teams of talented volunteers for this year's legendary Oxjam music festival...

Reaction: OECD tax reforms

Oxfam today gave a cautious welcome to the OECD's plans to open up its tax reform process to developing countries. However, the international agency is warning that more fundamental global tax...

REACTION - Forbes annual billionaires list

Commenting on the latest annual ranking of billionaires by Forbes, Oxfam's Head of Inequality Nick Bryer said:  "Market fluctuations have caused the combined wealth of the world's...

The European Parliament's call to ban arms sales from the European Union to countries accused of targeting civilian's in Yemen

On the European Parliament's call to ban arms sales from the European Union to countries accused of targeting civilian's in Yemen, Oxfam's International Policy Advisor Arms and Conflict,...

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