Sipho Mthathi has been appointed the founding Executive Director of Oxfam South Africa. Oxfam South Africa will become the first-ever Oxfam affiliate in Africa.
In September 2011, Oxfam profiled a land deal in Uganda in which villagers were being evicted to make way for timber plantations.
African artists are calling on the African Heads of State to keep their promises and invest at least 10% of their national budget in agriculture.
Internet Now! is an Oxfam project to connect 100 villages in northern Uganda with high speed internet.
Land eight times the size of the UK was sold off globally in the last decade, enough to grow food for a billion people, or the equivalent to the number of people who go hungry in the world today.