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Seven-year-old Hassan, from Iraq, receives warm clothes from Oxfam as he prepares to cross the border from Serbia to Croatia in October 2015

UK immigration statistics: charities call for change to restrictive rules on refugee family reunion

Commenting on the Home Office quarterly immigration statistics today, Amnesty International UK, British Red Cross, Oxfam and the Refugee Council said in a statement: "That 1,950...

Oxfam Chief Executive to step down

Oxfam Great Britain has today announced that Mark Goldring will stand down as Chief Executive at the end of this year. ...

Reaction to Court decision to allow an appeal on arms sales to Saudi Arabia

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Poor countries losing out on climate finance

Many donors are over-reporting the value of the climate finance they provide to the world's poorest countries by a large margin, an Oxfam analysis published today has found. ...

Oxfam - Poor countries losing out on climate finance

Many donors are over-reporting the value of the climate finance they provide to the world's poorest countries by a large margin, an Oxfam analysis published today has found. ...

Reaction: New tax transparency bill is great news for the world's poorest people

The Government has just announced that it will accept an amendment to the Sanctions and Anti-Money Laundering Bill which will require the UK's overseas territories to publish public registers...

UK hosts less than a third of its fair share of Syrian refugees

The UK has welcomed only a third (32 percent) of its fair share of Syrian refugees when compared with the size of its economy, according to analysis by Oxfam. The finding comes as British ministers...

Oxfam's online vinyl sales reach record high

As the UK marks Record Store Day, Oxfam says its online vinyl sales have reached a record high, raising nearly £100,000 for its work to save lives and tackle poverty in the world's poorest countries. ...

Funding crisis pushes millions of Congolese people to tipping point

Millions of people caught up in a humanitarian crisis in the Democratic Republic of Congo risk rising levels of hunger, death and disease due to a lack of aid funding, a coalition of humanitarian...

$2bn aid package for Yemen: Oxfam reaction

Oxfam welcomed the generous pledges of $2 billion worth of aid to deal with the crisis in Yemen made today in Geneva. The money will provide 70 per cent of the $2.96 billion UN appeal, which aims...

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