Oxfam launches its first ever online weddings auction

As we approach the anniversary of the Royal Wedding, Oxfam is preparing to launch a fantastic online weddings auction, offering future brides and grooms the chance to bid on exclusive items for a...

Options running out for 37,000 refugees in South Sudan’s Jamam camp.

Refugees face life-threatening water shortages and need urgent relocation as conflict spreads Tens of thousands of Sudanese refugees face desperate, life-threatening water shortages and a...

Oxfam response: charity foodbank figures reveal double the demand for emergency food in the UK

New figures, published today by the Trussell Trust, reveal the number of people visiting foodbanks for emergency food in the UK has doubled in the last year, to over 128,000 people.  ...

Mum-of-two is star of new Oxfam campaign

Oxfam launches major new fundraising campaign to show supporters how their donations are spent 16 April: Oxfam has today launched its groundbreaking new fundraising campaign...

Millions of people across the Sahel will be left hungry in the coming months unless multi-million dollar funding shortage for crisis response is filled

A huge gap in funding for aid projects aimed at preventing the deepening food crisis in the Sahel is threatening to leave millions of people hungry in the coming months, a coalition of aid agencies...

Oxfam response to the Royal Society’s report 'People and the Planet'

In response to the Royal Society's report, People and the Planet, launching tomorrow, Oxfam's Chief Executive Barbara Stocking said: "The Royal Society rightly points out...

Oxfam calls for greater scrutiny of hedge funds and banks used to finance development

Private funds often lack transparency, accountability and can lead to land grabs Oxfam today calls for greater scrutiny and control of the funding for development channelled...

Military action against LRA rebels risks new wave of retaliations, charities warn

Renewed military action against the Lord's Resistance Army (LRA) risks triggering further devastation for local people in DR of Congo, Central African Republic, and South Sudan unless more is...

Award winning photographer Alejandro Chaskielberg’s night photographs at London’s OXO Tower Wharf

Kenyan villagers caught in moonlight are the subject of a new exhibition, free to the public, by Sony's 2011 World Photographer of the year, Alejandro Chaskielberg, In this new collection...

OXFAM REACTION: Jim Yong Kim selected President of the World Bank Group

International agency Oxfam welcomed the selection of Jim Yong Kim as World Bank president, but said the sham appointment process had damaged the institution.    Oxfam's...

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