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 ratified by more than 50 countries, the Arms Trade Treaty will enter into force by the end of this year.
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.