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Oxfam reaction: Government response to IDC's report on aid

Reacting to the UK Government's response to the International Development Committee's report on aid spending, Katy Chakrabortty, Oxfam GB's head of advocacy, said: ...

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Oxfam closely monitoring Super Typhoon Mangkhut bearing down on Philippines

Oxfam and its partners in the Philippines are preparing to respond to Super Typhoon Mangkhut as it nears the north of the country. ...

Over 20,000 migrants now trapped on Greek Islands

As the EU plans to set up 'controlled centres' for refugees and other migrants across Europe, the number of people trapped in deplorable conditions on the Greek islands has reached an unprecedented...

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Oxfam reaction to Theresa May's speech

In response to Theresa May's speech in South Africa today, Mark Goldring, chief executive of Oxfam GB, said: ...

Donated clothes arriving at Oxfam's warehouse in Batley, Yorkshire

Oxfam saves over 7000 tonnes of clothing from landfill every year

Oxfam estimates that it is saving 7200 tonnes of clothing from going into landfill every year thanks to its Wastesaver processing plant. ...

Rohingya refugees unprepared as monsoon rains, flooding and landslides continue

Urgent action is needed to help Rohingya refugees hit by monsoon rains in camps in Cox's Bazar in Bangladesh, which have already caused over 130 landslides, damaged 3,300 shelters and affected...

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Over 12,000 people evacuated due to continued volcanic activity in Guatemala, Oxfam provides humanitarian aid

More than 12,000 people have evacuated from their homes due to the eruption of Volcán de Fuego, which continues to spew fresh torrents of lava and rocks, thick ash and clouds of smoke. The official...

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Yemen fighting near Hudaydah port threatens to cut lifeline to millions

Escalation of fighting around Yemen's port city of Hudaydah threatens to cut off essential supplies to millions of people who are already one step away from famine, international agency Oxfam...

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Reaction: International Development Committee report on UK aid

In response to the International Development Committee's report on the definition and spending of UK aid, Oxfam's head of advocacy Katy Chakrabortty said: ...

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. ...

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