Media calendar

Please find below our calendar of media stories and reports for the next few months. Do get in touch with the relevant contact if you'd like any more information or call the press office on +44 (0)1865 472498.

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May 2015

9th May (tbc): Liberia declared Ebola free - Liberia will have gone 42 days with no new cases of Ebola. Oxfam will have spokespeople available from Liberia for comment. Contact: Meg Pruce +44 (0) 1865 472240 / +44 (0) 7824 824359 / mpruce1@oxfam.org.uk  

11-12 May: G7 Energy Ministers' meeting, Hamburg - for reactions contact Lucy Brinicombe +44 (0)7786 120054 / lbrinicombe@oxfam.org.uk  

12th May: Ecofin. EU finance ministers' discussions will include efforts to finalise proposals for a European Financial Transaction Tax. Contact: Jon Slater on +44(0)1865 472249 / +44(0)7876 476403 /jslater@oxfam.org.uk  

18-26th May: World Health Assembly meeting in Geneva - Focus on how the international community should deal with pandemics. Oxfam spokespeople available to comment on lessons learned from the response to the Ebola outbreak. Contact: Meg Pruce +44 (0) 1865 472240 / +44 (0) 7824 824359 / mpruce1@oxfam.org.uk  

25th May: Nepal earthquake one month on. Oxfam spokespeople available to talk about the aid response and what has happened since the devastating quake hit Nepal on the 25th April. Contact: Ian Bray on +44 (0)1865 472289 / +44 (0)7721 461339 / ibray@oxfam.org.uk  

27th May (tbc): Queen's Speech. Oxfam will have spokespeople available to comment on proposals that will impact poor people overseas and in the UK. Contact: Jon Slater on +44(0)1865 472249 / +44(0)7876 476403 /jslater@oxfam.org.uk  

End of May (tbc): Government of Liberia publish state of nation survey - Data from a nationwide survey of household incomes, employment, food security and more will be released. Oxfam helped carry out the research and Oxfam spokespeople will be available for interviews on the findings. Contact: Meg Pruce +44 (0) 1865 472240 / +44 (0) 7824 824359 / mpruce1@oxfam.org.uk  

May/June (tbc): South Sudan Integrated Food Security Phase Classification (IPC) report. Produced by IPC Technical Working Group in South Sudan, includes Oxfam. Projection of the country's food security situation between April and June 2015. Oxfam spokespeople available to comment. Contact: Lisa Rutherford on +44 (0)207 802 9994 /+44 (0)7917 791 836/ lrutherford@oxfam.org.uk  

May/June (tbc): Government poverty figures released. The annual Households Below Average Income (HBAI) statistics will be published, detailing how many people in the UK are living in poverty. Oxfam spokespeople will be available for comment. Contact: Lucy Brinicombe on +44 (0)1865 472192 /+44 (0)7786 110054 / lbrinicombe@oxfam.org.uk  

June 2015

1-15 June:

UNFCCC Intercessional climate talks, Bonn - Oxfam will have a team at the meeting taking place in the lead up to the UN Paris talks later in the year. Contact: Lucy Brinicombe on +44 (0)7786 120054 / lbrinicombe@oxfam.org.uk  

5 June: Oxfam report - Why and how the G7 countries should stop burning coal if we are to help contain the human impact of climate change. Contact Lucy Brinicombe, +44 (0)7786 120054 / lbrinicombe@oxfam.org.uk  

7-8th June: G7 Summit, Germany. Climate change is on the agenda as the global community looks towards the UN Paris climate talks later in the year. Contact: Lucy Brinicombe on +44 (0)7786 120054 / lbrinicombe@oxfam.org.uk  

17th June: Mass climate lobby at Westminster. Over 10,000 people expected on streets of Westminster for the Speak Up For The Love... mass lobby. Protesters will ask their newly-elected politicians to act on climate change. Contact: Kai Tabacek on +44(0)1865 473 943 / +44(0)7584 265 077 / ktabacek1@oxfam.org.uk  

20th June: World Refugee Day. Oxfam spokespeople available on the issues of refugees from a non-governmental perspective. Contact: Attila Kulcsar on +44(0)1865 473933 / +44(0)7810 181514 / akulcsar1@oxfam.org.uk  

July 2015

7th July:

One year on: Operation Protective Edge launched in Gaza. Oxfam spokespeople available on the blockade and reconstruction efforts in Gaza. Contact: Attila Kulcsar on +44(0)1865 473933 / +44(0)7810 181514 / akulcsar1@oxfam.org.uk  

8th July: 10 year anniversary of G8 Gleneagles, where promises were made by world leaders to Make Poverty History. Contact: Jon Slater on +44(0)1865 472249 / +44(0)7876 476403 /jslater@oxfam.org.uk  

10th July: UN Ebola recovery conference - decisions on action and financial support to help affected countries move on from the crisis. Oxfam spokespeople available for analysis of outcomes and next steps. Contact: Meg Pruce on + 44 (0) 7824 824359 / mpruce1@oxfam.org.uk  

20-21st July: Global Conference on the Ebola Epidemic - Conference will take place in Malabo, Equatorial Guinea. Oxfam will be available for comment on the outcomes of the meeting. Contact: Meg Pruce on + 44 (0) 7824 824359 / mpruce1@oxfam.org.uk  

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