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More than 80 per cent of new global wealth goes to top 1 per cent while poorest half get nothing

Eighty-two percent of wealth generated last year across the world went to the richest one percent of the global population, while the 3.7 billion people who make up the poorest half saw their wealth...

Belle and Sebastian band members Richard and Chris browse vinyl in an Oxfam shop

Musicians dig up forgotten tracks in an Oxfam music shop

Belle and Sebastian have dug out and played their favourite vinyl discoveries on a recent shopping trip to their local Oxfam shop. ...

Yemen still starved of food and fuel after month-long suspension of blockade

Despite last month's temporary lifting of the Saudi led-coalition blockade of Yemen's northern ports, in the past three and a half weeks only 18 per cent of the country's monthly fuel...

Christmas sales at the Oxfam Online Shop soared!

Sales at the Oxfam Online Shop soared by 33 per cent in the Christmas trading period, as shoppers looked for an easy way to buy ethical gifts and cards that fight extreme poverty at the same time. ...

TV star Harry Hill Gives a Shift for Oxfam

Watch Harry Hill volunteering in an Oxfam shop here Much loved comedian Harry Hill worked the tills, sorted stock, made friends with staff, and charmed customers when he volunteered at the...

Yemen cholera outbreak hits 1 million suspected cases

In response to the Yemen cholera outbreak hitting the million suspected cases mark Shane Stevenson, Oxfam's Country Director in Yemen, said: ...

Yemen being pushed ever closer to famine

1,000 days of war and a crippling blockade is starving its people. ...

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...

Oxfam reaction to World Inequality Report: Government action key to ending inequality

World Inequality Report: Government action key to ending inequality says Oxfam Responding to the release of the World Inequality Report today, which reveals that income inequality is...

Millions face severe hunger but DRC funding crisis threatens delivery of aid

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