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Syria Crisis Appeal – latest blogs

Get the latest information about the Syria crisis and reports on Oxfam's work with refugees fleeing violence in Syria.

Latest blogs on the Syria crisis

Oxfam quote on East Aleppo

Andy Baker, Oxfam's Syria Crisis Response manager, said:

Thousands of people in besieged East Aleppo under attack with little food water and healthcare

Oxfam provides new generator to improve water supply to the city

More than 1.5 million people in Aleppo without running water for five days

More than 1.5 million people in Aleppo have been without running water for five days, as battles rage around key water infrastructure and power to pumping stations is cut, leaving civilians at risk... Read more

'No excuse' for attack on an aid convoy in Syria

Responding to the attack on an aid convoy near the Syrian city of Aleppo, Andy Baker, Oxfam's lead for the Syria Crisis Response, said:

Reaction to Syria ceasefire

In response to the Syria ceasefire, Andy Baker, Oxfam's Syria Crisis Response manager said:

The refugee crisis has a name, has a face

Photo: Matt at an informal settlement in North Bekaa Matt Hemsley, Oxfam Cymru's Campaigns and Advocacy Manager is spending the week in Lebanon, learning more about the refugee crisis.  ... Read more

Reaction to proposed ceasefire in Aleppo

In response to the proposed 48 hour ceasefire in Aleppo, Andy Baker, Oxfam's Syria Crisis Response manager said:

Cymru: Cenedl Noddfa - cefnogaeth, cyfeillgarwch a chroeso

Eleni, bydd gan Oxfam Cymru bresenoldeb yng Ngŵyl y Gelli i godi ymwybyddiaeth o'r argyfwng ffoaduriaid ac i ddangos y gefnogaeth sydd yn y wlad i Gymru ddod yn Genedl Noddfa.

Wales: a Nation of Sanctuary - support, friendship and welcome

This year Oxfam Cymru will have a presence at the Hay Festival to raise awareness of the refugee crisis and to showcase the support there is in the country for Wales to become a Nation of Sanctuary.   ... Read more

European countries need to return to humanitarian principles

ON THE GROUND REFLECTION:  As world leaders and humanitarian actors meet in Istanbul for the first ever World Humanitarian Summit European countries need to look at themselves and step... Read more