Tagged: women

Video
See video

The companies that make your favorite chocolate bars are not doing much to support the women who grow and pick cocoa for them. You can change this.

Campaign article

The world’s largest food and beverage companies have a lot of power – but you have more. And because they’re not using theirs enough to help poor communities or the planet, you can use yours to change the way they do business.

Press Release
Thousands of Haitians face eviction. Photo: Oxfam

Oxfam calls for urgent action to prevent eviction of thousands from camps, as residents say they will be unable to afford to pay rent.

Story
Food and gender online discussion banner.

How to achieve food justice for women: Join Oxfam’s global online policy discussion from November 19-30, 2012.

Video
See video

Martha Mwasu Waziri was chosen as Tanzania's Mama Shujaa wa Chakula 2012 (Female Food Hero). She won 10 million Tanzanian Shillings ($6,325) to buy farming equipment of her choice.

Press Release
Beatrice Quayee holds rice ready for planting, Liberia. Photo: Kieran Doherty

The UN Committee on World Food Security (CFS) has delivered solid guidance and important recommendations that governments must now follow through with action.

Press Release
Seed distribution in the town of Desvarieux, Haiti May 11, 2010. Photo: Ami Vita

With 60 percent of Haitians relying on farming to feed their families, a revitalized agriculture sector in Haiti is absolutely crucial to long-term growth.

Press Release
Salama and her daughter Eaman, Yemen. Credit: Caroline Gluck/Oxfam

The hunger crisis in Yemen, which affects almost one out of every two Yemeni citizens, and is putting nearly one million children at risk of severe malnutrition, must be addressed immediately.

Syndicate content