25 July 2013
Civil society organizations and networks from over 40 countries have called for a global Post-2015 development framework which “truly leaves no one behind”. In a joint letter to UN Secretary General...
24 July 2013
In reaction to today’s announcement from the Obama Administration to move ahead with its program to arm the opposition in Syria: Shannon Scribner, Humanitarian Media Manager at Oxfam America, said: “...
17 July 2013
Oxfam India partner made repeated criticisms about lack of money, poor quality food and lack of monitoring of free school meals program in Bihar New Delhi, July 17: Oxfam India demands a full...
16 July 2013
The UN announced that up to 100,000 have died as a result of the Syria crisis.  Claire Seaward, Campaigns and Advocacy Manager for Oxfam's Syria Response: “One hundred thousand deaths is a...
16 July 2013
The World Bank’s board today gave the green light for an energy strategy which will limit its financing of coal-fired power plants to “rare circumstances” reflecting the lender’s increased focus on...
11 July 2013
The stance taken today by Members of the European Parliament’s Environment Committee on the reform of EU legislation on biofuels is disappointing, Oxfam said today. The Parliament’s plenary vote is...
8 July 2013
8 July 2013 - A group of 70 retailers have agreed a plan to conduct inspections of garment factories in Bangladesh in an attempt to improve safety standards. Oxfam's Selina Shelley said," Oxfam...
3 July 2013
Oxfam welcomed today’s vote by the European Parliament in favor of emergency measures to save the ailing European Emissions Trading System (ETS) and boost the EU carbon price to help curb CO2...
3 July 2013
Oxfam welcomed today’s vote by European Parliamentarians in support of a strong European Financial Transaction Tax (FTT) covering all instruments (shares, bonds and derivatives), as put forward by...
2 July 2013
This week marks one year in office for Jim Yong Kim as president of the World Bank. Raymond Offenheiser, President of Oxfam America said: "Jim Kim has declared his intent to re-focus the World Bank...