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DEC Scotland Welcomes £200,000 Scottish Government Donation to Ebola Crisis Appeal

First Minister Nicola Sturgeon announces support for DEC Ebola Crisis Appeal The Disasters Emergency Committee (DEC) in Scotland has warmly welcomed a donation of £200,000 from...

DEC Ebola Appeal Launched in Scotland

The Disasters Emergency Committee (DEC) in Scotland has launched an appeal for people affected by the Ebola Crisis in West Africa. ...

Oxfam is tripling its aid in Ebola hit countries as the disease spirals out of control

Scottish aid worker calls for action to stop the spread of Ebola ...

Aid: a legal act to end broken promises?

By Ryan McQuigg, Policy and Public Affairs Manager, Oxfam Scotland In 1970, the United Nations General Assembly adopted a resolution that included this goal: "Each economically...

Scots Donate £930,000 to Gaza Crisis Appeal

 DEC members reach 1.1m people in month after the appeal launch ...

The Magic Numbers Launch Oxjam in Scotland

Pop-rock band The Magic Numbers have performed a special acoustic set at the Edinburgh Oxfam Music shop to launch our annual music festival Oxjam. The band, whose hits include "Forever...

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Oxfam Scotland celebrates 50th anniversary

Oxfam Scotland is celebrating its 50th anniversary today by erecting a 'refugee camp' in the heart of Glasgow to highlight the plight of Syrian refugees.  Show you Love...

Changing Lives in Tanzania: Two Short Films

Oxfam Scotland has two projects in northern Tanzania, funded by the Scottish Government. Halima's Story: Building Sustainable Livelihoods ...

Oxfam Scotland Film Premiere - Free!

Halima's Story and Exaveria's Story Two short films highlighting Oxfam's work in Tanzania, funded by the Scottish Government.  Key note speaker: Humza...

Syria Needs Aid Not Arms

Last week the EU chose not to renew the arms embargo on Syria, which had prevented weapons being sent to the country. The UK and French governments argued for ending the embargo...

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