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Let's have a delve at 2012

In the tradition of 2012 reviews, here's a look back at the highs and lows of campaigning with Oxfam Scotland this year. There have been some firsts in Scotland. Following years of campaigning...

SOLD to Greedy Investors: Royal Concert Hall, City Chambers and the Gallery of Modern Art

Guest Blog by Laura Kerr, Glasgow Campaigns Group Coordinator On Saturday, the Oxfam Glasgow Campaigns Group auctioned off some of Glasgow's best known landmarks as part of Oxfam's...

Oxfam Live

Guest Blog By Trevor Rigg, Volunteer Morningside Shop Edinburgh Volunteering at an Oxfam shop can sometimes seem somewhat distant to the organisation's life-changing work around the world...

World Food Day: Celebrating Scotland's Food Heroes

Today is World Food Day. It's a chance to reflect on the issues behind our food. It's a chance to consider the fact that every night 1 in 7 people around the world go to bed...

Global Connections

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Oxfam campaigners take the Land Grab campaign to Glasgow's Buchanan Street

Oxfam warns of new 'Highland Clearances'

Oxfam has warned "land grabs" akin to the Highland Clearances in Scotland are taking place in developing countries with some of the world's poorest people forcibly evicted.  ...

Locavore local food made easy

Earlier this year a new shop opened just round the corner from my flat and it's made buying local produce a whole lot easier than it ever was before, but it's more than just a shop it's...

Mass lobby: Get your Act together

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War Witch film screening as part of Take One Action

Film Screenings

WAR WITCH If you love film and are passionate about global change - don't miss the Take One Action film festival.  ...

For two years I was a dad... then a man started firing

For two years I was a dad. Then a man pulled out an illegal gun and started firing. ...

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