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Longthorpe Primary school Council with staff Nazira Gavani, Jyoti Edirisooriya and Sherry Green with Khulani Nyathi from Oxfam receiving a cheque from the pupils who raised ?731 from a cake sale. EMN-170704-092430009. 10:00 Sunday 30 April 2017. 0.
Oxfam in Cardigan have been holding an Easter egg competition in which children have been asked to create a piece of artwork on an egg-based theme.
Oxfam SA has vowed to turn the spotlight on the country's wealth gap during the World Economic Forum (WEF) on Africa next week.
Glastonbury festival tickets are notoriously hard to get hold of and 2017 has been no different. Recently fans tried desperately to get their hands on tickets in two ...
Oxfam has joined a program to help Syrians find refuge in Europe. 60 people, including many families, will arrive in Italy today to seek asylum as part of a humanitarian visa programme approved by the Italian government.
Nairobi - climate change is making drought and humanitarian disasters worse in the Horn of Africa, Oxfam said on Thursday, ahead of a major climate march in Washington to coincide with the first 100 days of the Trump administration.
Donald Trump plans to strip all funding from a State Department bureau that promotes the rights of women around the world, it has emerged.
GUWAHATI: Oxfam India has cited the Chinese example to draw Assam's attention to a set of proposed punitive measures for moderating the population growth, ...
On Monday, Britain-based Oxfam urged donor nations to provide aid for the Yemeni people rather than arms for the aggressors.
A POPULAR Tavistock charity bookshop is appealing for volunteers to continue its work in supporting humanitarian aid in East Africa.
TransPerfect, the world's largest privately held provider of language services and translation-related technology solutions, is proud to announce that the company's employees showed up in full force in Girona, Spain to join Oxfam's Trailwalker and ...
As part of efforts in tackling the security challenges in Nigeria's northeast region, international humanitarian organisation, Oxfam, is calling on the global community for urgent support. The organisation has also asked the Federal government to do ...
THE Oxfam shop in Okehampton had good reason to celebrate last month as 11 of their long-term volunteers had collectively given more than 185 years of service to help the charity.
THE Oxfam shop in Okehampton had good reason to celebrate last month as 11 of their long-term volunteers had collectively given more than 185 years of service to help the charity.
There was a "worrying lack of transparency" around the Federal government's funding model for programs targeting Indigenous Australia, aid agency Oxfam said in a report released this month. Oxfam Australia said under the Indigenous Advancement ...
A 10-strong team of young achievers from the Oxfam shop in Derry were recently honoured for their dedication and commitment to volunteering with the charity.
This evaluation report is presented as part of the Effectiveness Review Series 2015/16, selected for review under the humanitarian response thematic area using the application of Oxfam's Humanitarian Indicator Toolkit (HIT). The report presents the ...
There was a "worrying lack of transparency" around the Federal government's funding model for programs targeting Indigenous Australia, aid agency Oxfam said in a report released this month. Oxfam Australia said under the Indigenous Advancement ...
According to a statement from Oxfam Malawi signed by Country Director John Makina, the employee Lerato Muhadi Motaung possessed the precious stones in her personal capacity.
Eight local women are taking on the Oxfam Trailwalker 100km challenge at the end of August and they need your support to make it there.
Trailwalker veteran: Maxim Wood, above and with his Eulers Bridge Oxfam Trailwalker teammates, son Miguel and Jacinta Little.
Over 4.7 million people in northeast Nigeria are in dire need of basic amenities like food, water and shelter, says Oxfam. A delegation has been on a fact-finding visit to the region.
On a visit to the region, Oxfam's executive director Winnie Byanyima called on the international community to match its words with action and address the ongoing humanitarian crisis.
Glastonbury Festival has released a special charity album featuring live recordings from the festival. The album, which will be raising money for Oxfam, features some handpicked performances from the 2016 event. It includes songs from Coldplay, Muse, ...
In its 2017 report on corporate taxation, Oxfam America uses numerous misleading or inaccurate statements to argue that U.S.
The Australian government should take in more refugees from Syria after it was announced that 12,000 visas were successfully provided to Syrian and Iraqi ...
"Now, more than ever, Oxfam urges a redoubling of efforts to find a lasting and peaceful solution to this conflict and to offer safe refuge for the Syrian people who are fleeing for their lives.
Oxfam trialled its new contactless donation boxes at Sainsbury's stores to raise money for the charity's East Africa Crisis Appeal last weekend.
Report calls for reestablishment of a national elected representative body for Aboriginal and Torres strait Islander peoples.
Escalation of violence on Yemen's Western Coast has resulted in significant civilian casualties and large scale displacement where over 44,000 people have recently fled the conflict throughout Taiz Governorate, including at least 25,000 from Al Mukha ...
A HAMPSHIRE man got to see close up the vital work of international aid agency Oxfam. Andy O'Loughlin, 58, from Swanmore saw how donations were spent and how Oxfam projects are improving the lives of people in third world countries. Mr O'Loughlin ...
The Oxfam Trailwalker fundraiser took place two weeks ago, in which 231 teams of four tackled the rugged wilderness of the Bay of Plenty in order to raise money to fight poverty.
An international agency, Oxfam in Nigeria with the support of the European Union has distributed dry season farming inputs to farmers in Kebbi and Adamawa States in its bid to improve livelihoods of small holder farmers.
Oxfam welcomes the focus on education in the upcoming 2018 World Development Report (WDR). Supporting countries to achieve universal, equitable high-quality public education must be a core priority for the World Bank Group if it is to achieve its twin ...
Sainsbury's is working with Oxfam to test contactless giving boxes at two of its stores. The boxes offer a quick, secure and convenient method of giving, especially if customers don't have change to hand.
In Canberra on Tuesday, discussions of development turned to questions of change, as Duncan Green, senior strategic advisor for Oxfam Great Britain, launched his new book, "How Change Happens." The book, funded by the Department of Foreign Affairs ...
The research, conducted for Oxfam by the Belgrade Centre for human rights (BCHR) and the Macedonian Young Lawyers Association (MYLA), is based on 140 peoples' testimonies of incidents that occurred in Serbia, Hungary, Croatia, Bulgaria and ...
Such "have your cake and eat it too" expectations can "undermine the meaningful role [impact investing] can and should play in poverty reduction," writes Oxfam's Mara Bolis in an introduction in NextBillion to a new report from Oxfam and Sumerian Partners.
"Oxfam has been touring with Coldplay to be able to engage their fans to stand as one with Oxfam. We've invited displaced men and women from Mindanao to join us so that they can also engage with Coldplay fans during the concert.
Such "have your cake and eat it too" expectations can "undermine the meaningful role [impact investing] can and should play in poverty reduction," writes Oxfam's Mara Bolis in an introduction in NextBillion to a new report from Oxfam and Sumerian Partners.
governments should not begin funding the reconstruction of Syria until there is a political solution, protection for Syrian organisations and progress towards respect for human rights, Oxfam said today. The warning comes ahead of a major conference ...
STOURBRIDGE charity supporters have lined up another Sunday afternoon Oxjam live music festival at a Wollaston pub. The event, organised by Stourbridge Oxfam (SOX), will run from 2pm until late on Sunday April 9 at Katie Fitzgerald's in Enville Street.
Daniel said: "Admittedly it's been a struggle to balance both, but this has been a huge success, much more than I thought it would be.
Oxfam International has backed down from claims that leading Dutch banks ING Groep NV and Rabobank Group NV are among 20 leading European banks that earned 26 percent of their profits in tax havens.
Unable to execute javascript. An new report by Oxfam shows that Uganda has maintained a steady and average growth rate of 6% over last 15 years.
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The current level of hunger in Yemen is unprecedented with the number of food insecure people rising by three million in seven months.


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