After seven years of Israeli blockade, 1.7 million Palestinians continue to be trapped in the Gaza Strip, largely cut off from the outside world.
Despite new peace agreements, continued conflict among and between armed militias and government forces in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) in the last year has seen thousands
Despite the absence of a final peace settlement, a dramatic improvement in security in war-ravaged northern Uganda is allowing displaced civilians to return home and has transformed
Oxfam's humanitarian policy notes set out our learning on a wide range of issues affecting humanitarian action around the world.
Finally approved in 2013, the Arms Trade Treaty now needs to be ratified to enter into force.
The devastating impact of armed violence around the world is well known.
Conflict, disasters and emergencies are frequent, but their devastating impact on ordinary people can often be avoided.