Oxfam International’s Executive Director Winnie Byanyima has been invited to be a co-chair of the World Economic Forum annual meeting in Davos, from January 21 to 24.
Five years after the earthquake, a Haitian community leader explains why disaster preparedness requires a grassroots approach.
One person in three in the world lives in poverty.
Oxfam is determined to change that world by mobilizing the power of people against poverty.
Civil society organizations call for African leaders to move quickly to implement recommendations in UNECA report on Illicit Financial Flows.
International agency Oxfam today called for a multi-million dollar post-Ebola ‘Marshall Plan’ to put the three West Africa countries hit by the crisis back on their feet.
It’s been an exciting week for Oxfam. Our newest piece of research Wealth: Having It All and Wanting More conducted by Deborah Hardoon has received a lot of attention around the world, including coverage by the Economist, CNN, the BBC, etc.
As the World Economic Forum in Davos draws to a close, the real work to identify joint solutions to end extreme inequality is only just beginning. Throughout the week at Davos, Oxfam has been putting rising inequality on the agendas of government and business leaders from across the world. From Christine Lagarde to Barack Obama, leaders are speaking out on inequality. But it’s time for leaders to turn words into deeds and agree on global action to reduce inequality.