Tagged: peace and security

Video
See video

Oxfam has sent 25 tons of aid to Syrian refugees in Jordan, which should help some 100,000 people with water and sanitation.

Video
See video

50 Voices, 50 Places: a collection of people's hopes and aspirations for a united, peaceful and prosperous Africa.

Press Release

History will be made today at the United Nations as many governments sign an Arms Trade Treaty designed to protect millions living in daily fear of armed violence.

Press Release
Mariam, 28, fled Syria three months ago. Photo: Sam Tarling/ Oxfam

Transfer of weapons to Syria likely to spell further disaster for civilians caught in the crossfire, and fuel deadly arms race

Campaign article

On 2 April 2013, history was made at the UN as countries agree for the first time that the global arms trade must be brought under control.

Press Release
Fusil, DR Congo. Photo : Simon Rawles/Oxfam

Draft Arms Trade Treaty text littered with loopholes which need fixing urgently to save lives.

Emergency
Women in Mangaize refugee camp, Niger. Photo: Boubacar Soumaré/Oxfam

Armed conflict in Mali has driven hundreds of thousands of people from their homes. Oxfam is providing humanitarian assistance and pushing for long-term development solutions. Your help is needed.

Press Release
Mentao refugee camp in Burkina Faso. Photo: Pablo Tosco/Oxfam

International agency Oxfam appealed to the UK government to ensure that training on international humanitarian and human rights law is prioritized in its dispatch of military advisors to Mali.

Syndicate content