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Candidate Cafe events in each of Scotland's eight electoral regions

The Scottish election in May 2016 creates an opportunity for every political party to commit to creating a more equal Scotland within a more equal world. ...

Scots want a more equal Scotland, and a large majority support deeper action to deliver it, new poll reveals

Research released as Oxfam invokes spirit of Burns in new campaign backed by folk singer Sheena Wellington ...

Public in Scotland: need for food banks 'fundamentally wrong'

New poll shows huge level of concern ahead of Poverty Alliance conference. ...

Oxfam Scotland Welcomes Appointment of Poverty Adviser

It is clear we must do more to ensure we build a fairer Scotland.  ...

Musician Emeli Sande joins the battle against inequality

Award winning Scottish musician and songwriter, Emeli Sande, visited Oxfam programmes in Zambia to raise awareness of how inequality affects the lives of people there. ...

Latest reports on inequality in Scotland must lead to action

Oxfam Scotland's response to the Scottish Government's latest Wealth and Assets Survey 2006-2012, published alongside the Public Attitudes to Poverty, Inequality and Welfare in Scotland and...

Oxfam's response to launch of Scotland's Economic Strategy document by First Minister Nicola Sturgeon

Jamie Livingstone, Head of Oxfam Scotland, said: "It is highly encouraging to hear the priority placed by the First Minister on tackling inequality. ...

Crucial Opportunity to Tackle Inequality in Scotland in 2015

Oxfam challenges Scottish political leaders to work together ...

Our Response to the Programme for Government

By Ryan Mcquigg, Policy and Public Affairs Manager, Oxfam Scotland It's been another busy week in Scottish politics. With a new First Minister...

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.  ...

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