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Date: Sep 2017

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Oxjam returns to Scotland with top line-up of local bands

Oxjam music festival is returning to Scotland with Takeover Festivals happening in both Edinburgh and Glasgow on Saturday 14th October.  ...

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Scottish funding boost to help women in Rwanda live free from violence and discrimination

The Scottish Government has awarded £1,338,480 over four and a half years to a new Oxfam project aimed at tackling sexual and gender based violence in Rwanda, as well as supporting the victims of...

International development organisations challenge Scottish Government to ‘protect the world’s poorest people’ with a strong Climate Change Bill

An influential group of international development organisations has issued an urgent joint call for the Scottish Government to "protect the world's poorest people" by ensuring climate...

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Oxfam’s oldest shop in Scotland appeals for volunteers

Oxfam Scotland's two shops in Troon have issued an urgent appeal for volunteers. ...

Spending your 17th birthday steaming... in an Oxfam shop

Jamie Livingstone is Head of Oxfam Scotland and today 'gave a shift' at an Oxfam shop in Troon. ...

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Oxfam reaction to Scottish Government announcement of money to help Rohingya in Bangladesh

Oxfam Scotland welcomed today's announcement by the First Minister that the Scottish Government will release £120,000 from its Humanitarian Emergency Fund to help Rohingya people who have fled...

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Glenrothes Oxfam shop to close

Oxfam pays tribute to volunteers, donors and shoppers for their long-standing generosity. ...

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Scottish Government distributes vital humanitarian funds in response to South Asia floods: Oxfam responds

Oxfam Scotland has welcomed the announcement that the Scottish Government is distributing £300,000 from its Humanitarian Emergency Fund to help support people left homeless following floods that...

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Behind the till: meet shop volunteer Gareth

Oxfam's charity shops play a vital role in the fight against poverty, raising funds to save and change lives all over the world. This is only possible because of the thousands of people around...

Malawi needs Scotland’s Climate Bill to be bold and ambitious

By John Makina, Oxfam in Malawi Country Director ...

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