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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...

Scottish Oxfam worker reports from the Syrian Refugee Crisis

Lindsay Clydesdale works for Oxfam Scotland. During July and August she spent five weeks in Jordan and Lebanon, working on Oxfam's response to the Syrian refugee crisis. ...

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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...

Love Syria Campaigning Events

Blog by Laura Kerr   My names Laura and I am the new campaigns assistant in Oxfam Scotland. I've been campaigning with Oxfam for over 18 months now, having worked on Oxfam's...

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...

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