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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 ...

Primal Scream Support Oxfam's Love Syria Campaign

Primal Scream, The XX, Editors, Bombay Bicycle Club and more have shared their ultimate playlists with Oxfam to help raise awareness of the massive humanitarian crisis currently affecting Syrian...

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...

Meeting the PM!

Guest Blog by Laura Kerr What a six months! Since the launch of the Enough Food For Everyone IF Campaign, I have braved freezing temperatures to help launch the campaign in Glasgow, lobbied...

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...

Arms Trade Treaty Opens for Signature

History was made today at the United Nations as governments began to sign an Arms Trade Treaty designed to protect millions of people living in daily fear of armed violence and at...

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...

Why I'm going to Belfast

Guest blog by Laura Kerr, Oxfam Glasgow Group Coordinator ...

Oxfam calls for inquiry as more than half a million need food aid

Britain faces a hidden scandal where thousands of people cannot feed themselves or their families, according to a hard hitting report from Oxfam and Church Action on Poverty.  The two...

Scots dad: "We must finish the job on Arms Trade Treaty"

A Scots father who campaigned for global arms laws following the murder of his son will today attend an event to celebrate the adoption of the Arms Trade Treaty (ATT). David Grimason...

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