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DEC announces Gaza Crisis Appeal

The Disasters Emergency Committee launched an appeal on Friday 8 August for people affected by the conflict in Gaza. Donations are already being accepted via the DEC website and 24 hour donations line.

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Oxfam, The Asian Circle and a host of stars stand up for Women in South Asia at the London Mela

Oxfam and a host of stars including Muzz Khan, Khiyo, Nadia Manzoor, Neelofer Mir, Sheema Mukherjee, Eternal Taal and Bollywood dancers stood up for Women in South Asia and supported the London Mela this year on Sunday 31st August. ... Read more

Western governments should offer haven as number of Syrian refugees reaches 3 million

UK has so far only taken in 50 Syrian refugees under its vulnerable persons relocation scheme  Western and other rich countries should step up their efforts to resettle Syrian refugees, Oxfam said today after... Read more

Michelle Dockery announced as Oxfam's Humanitarian Ambassador

Oxfam are delighted to announce actor Michelle Dockery as its first ever Humanitarian Ambassador, helping the charity fundraise and highlight their work responding to emergencies around the world. Last year Michelle travelled with Oxfam to Jordan... Read more

Lifting blockade crucial to Gaza recovery

Full recovery from the humanitarian catastrophe in Gaza will be impossible unless Israel's blockade is lifted permanently, Oxfam warned today as it held a demonstration in Parliament Square to highlight the suffering the blockade causes. ... Read more

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