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REACTION Apple tax ruling shows need for tough coordinated action to stop tax dodging

Commenting on the European Commission's ruling today that Apple received 13 billion euros in illegal state aid from the Irish Government, Oxfam's Head of Inequality Nick Bryer said: ...

Unused shoes in British households stretch all the way round the world

There are so many unworn or unused shoes in British households that put heel to toe in a line they'd stretch all the way round the world. Piled on top of each other all the CDs and DVDs...

UK government in 'denial and disarray' over treaty it helped create to regulate the arms trade

The UK government has switched from being an enthusiastic backer of the international Arms Trade Treaty into one of the most significant violators, international agency Oxfam will say today at the...

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: ...

Humanitarian agencies condemn attack on MSF hospital in Yemen

Oxfam, Care, Handicap International, Mercy Corps, Intersos and Save the Children condemn the Saudi-led coalition airstrike today on a hospital supported by Medecins Sans Frontieres (MSF) in Abs,...

Oxfam reaction to the APPG report on Responsible Tax

In response to the All-Party Parliamentary Group's report on responsible tax, Oxfam's Head of UK Policy, Programmes and Campaigns, Sally Copley, said: ...

Musician Jack Garratt at Glastonbury Festival supporting Oxfam's Stand As One campaign for refugees

Music stars speak out for refugees and Oxfam as Glastonbury 2016 live album released for download

The album Oxfam Presents: Stand As One - Live at Glastonbury 2016  is available for download tomorrow (Friday 5th August on Parlophone). It features global acts such as Coldplay, Muse, and Foals...

Oxfam helps more people suffering from war and disaster than ever before – Annual Report

Biggest-ever emergency aid effort  Record income but harder to meet increased needs Appeal to public to volunteer in shops to boost slight drop in sales in tough high...

Reaction to the Home Affairs Select Committee report on the migration crisis

Reacting to the Home Affairs Select Committee report on the migration crisis, Maya Mailer, Oxfam's Head of Humanitarian Policy said: "It's deeply disappointing that the UK...

South Sudan: Violence fuels humanitarian crisis

Warring parties, international community and UN peacekeeping force must do more to protect civilians and aid agencies Juba, 28 July, 2016 - South Sudan faces a spiralling humanitarian...

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