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Press releases - Datganiadau

Time with family at the top of Christmas wish list

It's not the turkey, not the presents and it's not the Christmas films; it turns out that the true meaning of Christmas for most is family.  

Amser gyda'r teulu ar dop y rhestr Nadolig

Nid y twrci, na'r anrhegion na'r ffilmiau Nadolig; yn hytrach mae'n debyg mai gwir ystyr y Nadolig i'r rhan fwyaf o bobl yw'r teulu. 

Rohingya refugees say no return to Myanmar without equal rights

Rohingya refugees interviewed by Oxfam in Bangladesh say they will not go back to Myanmar until their safety can be guaranteed and they have equal rights, including being able to work and travel freely.

Ffoaduriaid Rohingya yn dweud na fyddent yn dychwelyd i Myanmar heb hawliau cyfartal

Mae ffoaduriaid Rohingya sydd wedi cael eu cyfweld gan Oxfam ym Mangladesh yn dweud nad fyddent yn dychwelyd i Fyanmar tan y bydd eu diogelwch wedi'i gadarnhau, ac y byddent wedi cael hawliau cyfartal, gan gynnwys yr hawl i weithio a thrafaelio. ... Read more

Concerns for hundreds of unaccompanied children sleeping rough in Greece this winter

NGOs launch roadmap for handover of refugee response to Greek Government

Y Cymry yn Ffafrio Cerdyn

Mae ymchwil newydd yn dangos bod yn well gan y Cymry dderbyn cerdyn Nadolig na neges destun neu ebost yn dymuno Hwyl yr Ŵyl.

Social media season’s greetings a no-no for the Welsh

When it comes to Christmas, we're a sentimental bunch and would prefer to receive a Christmas card than a text or email, a study has found. 

Millions of Yemenis days away from losing clean running water

Danger of Cholera comeback as four in five people will be without steady water supply 

Gwirfoddolwraig hirdymor Oxfam o Abertawe yn ymweld â Gwlad Groeg ar ben-blwydd Oxfam yn 75

Cafodd gwirfoddolwraig o siop Oxfam yn Stryd y Castell, Abertawe ei dewis i ymweld â gwaith Oxfam i helpu ffoaduriaid a cheiswyr lloches yng Ngwlad Groeg ar gyfer pen-blwydd Oxfam yn 75 mlwydd oed, sydd yn digwydd heddiw.

Long serving Oxfam shop volunteer from Swansea visit Greece to mark 75 years of Oxfam

A volunteer from the Oxfam Castle Street shop in Swansea was chosen to visit Oxfam's work helping refugees and migrants in Greece ahead of Oxfam's 75th anniversary which takes place today

Oxfam shop celebrates 45th anniversary

The Oxfam shop in Abergavenny is celebrating its 45th anniversary this Tuesday, 3rd October, in the same week as Oxfam's 75th anniversary on the 5th October. 

13 Local Authorities welcome no Syrian refugees this quarter

New figures released by the Home Office today [Thursday 24 August] show that 96 Syrian refugees were settled in Wales between April and June this year. 

13 Awdurdod lleol ddim yn croesawu ffoaduriaid o Syria rhwng mis Ebrill i Fehefin

Mae ffigurau newydd a ryddhawyd gan y Swyddfa Gartref heddiw [dydd Iau 24 Awst] yn dangos bod 96 o ffoaduriaid o Syria wedi'u setlo yng Nghymru rhwng mis Ebrill a Mehefin eleni. 

Oxfam Cymru’s response to Equality, Local Government and Communities Committee report into the Communities First scheme

In response to the Equality, Local Government and Communities Committee report into the Communities First scheme, Kirsty Davies-Warner, Head of Oxfam Cymru said;

Time to act to support refugees and asylum-seekers

Refugees and asylum-seekers living in Wales will be better supported and at a significantly reduced risk of falling into destitution if the Welsh Government delivers on the policy recommendations it has today accepted from a National Assembly for... Read more

Wales biggest fashion faux pas revealed as parents get dressed by their kids

Thousands of Wales's parents are embarrassing their children on a daily basis due to their lack of fashion sense, it has emerged.

Vital that Welsh Government accept refugee inquiry recommendations

Oxfam Cymru believe it is vital that Welsh Government accept all the recommendations put forward by the National Assembly's Equality, Local Government and Communities Committee (ELGC) inquiry into the experiences of the refugee and asylum-seeking... Read more

Rate of Syrian refugee resettlement to Wales falls

New figures released today by the Office of National Statistics (ONS) today [Thursday 25 May] have shown that only 75 refugees from Syrian were welcomed to Wales between January and March this year.

Oxfam welcomes continued resettlement of Syrian refugees in Wales

Oxfam Cymru has today welcomed the resettlement of 103 Syrian refugees in Wales (October- December 2016) as part of the Syrian Vulnerable Persons Resettlement Scheme - bringing the total number of Syrians welcomed to Wales to 397 - in data published... Read more

African tax activists to speak in Cardiff

Cardiff residents concerned about spiralling global inequality can find out how ordinary people around the world are fighting to close the gap between the haves and have nots, at a free event organised by Oxfam and ActionAid on Thursday [23 February]. ... Read more