Emergency response

When an emergency hits, Oxfam is there. At any given time our teams are responding to an average of 25 emergencies worldwide.

Yemen crisis

Deadly clashes and air strikes in Yemen have seen more than 4300 people killed. Over 1.3 million people have been forced to leave their homes and are struggling to find food and water.

In response to the current conflict, Oxfam has supported over 100,000 people.

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Oxfam's response to the Yemen Crisis

Credit:Abo Haitham

Current emergencies

Other ways to help

What we do in an emergency

Video: Whatever the emergency, we're ready

Video: Whatever the emergency, we're ready

Over 70 years, Oxfam has become a world authority on  emergency water and sanitation.

24 hours a day. 365 days a year. We're ready to save lives.

Support Oxfam's emergency fund

To be there every time, we need your help, make a donation and you can help build shelters to protect families in crisis, supply clean water to prevent the spread of deadly diseases and ensure that people who've lost everything have the basics like food, soap and cooking utensils. All vital. All life-saving.

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