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Can Scotland Even It Up?

On Wednesday 26th November,  the Scottish Parliament debated our Even It Up: Time to End Extreme Inequality report.  ...

Event: Our Climate Action Story and the Scottish Doughnut

On the 16th of December, Oxfam and Stop Climate Chaos Scotland will be hosting a Parliamentary Reception, at the Scottish Parliament in The Fleming Room (CR3) to showcase Scotland's Climate Story...

Can Smith Commission help Scotland's Climate Justice Fund and climate targets?

By Ryan McQuigg, Oxfam Scotland's Policy and Public Affairs Manager  ...

New Report Highlights Benefits of Cooperatives

Oxfam's Even it Up report highlighted the extreme levels of economic inequality that are undermining poverty reduction, corrupting politics and hindering economic growth around the world.  ...

World Food Day

Today is designated World Food Day by the United Nations. It's a time to recognise that despite living in a world that produces enough food for everyone, 1 in 8 people still go to bed hungry. ...

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Politicians must stop playing business as usual with new GDP figures

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A better Scotland? There's an app for that.

A brand new web application is being launched today to help people decide whether new policy ideas actually make for a better Scotland. The app is based on Oxfam Scotland's Humankind...

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Help us build Our Economy!

Scotland has a problem. It's the economy. At the moment the wealthiest households in Scotland are 273 times richer than the poorest. There are 8 people on unemployment...

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 publishes major new Our Economy report

A new Oxfam Scotland report says that instead of tackling inequality and poverty in Scotland, the existing economic model is making them worse and needs to change. Our Economy: Towards a New...

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