Tagged: conflict

Emergency Article
David de Dau. Photo: Stella Madete/Oxfam

When he was threatened at gunpoint two days after fighting broke out in South Sudan, David de Dau refused to play along. Instead, he has been using his privilege to save the lives of his neighbors.

Emergency Article
Ayak and Majak Chuol. Photo: Mackenzie Knowles Coursin/Oxfam

When fighting broke out in South Sudan, Ayak Chuol chose to stay with her elderly brother instead of fleeing to safety. And when push came to shove, they were saved by a brave young stranger.

Emergency Article
Twelve-year-old Ibrahim Hariri playing with his friends. Photo: F. Muath/Oxfam

Three years after the start of the conflict in Syria, many refugees’ hope of returning home sometime soon is dwindling. They are living in limbo, battling each day to survive, with little idea of what the future holds. These are some of their stories.

Policy Paper
Patricia sweeping the yard, Uganda (2009). (c) Heather McClintock
Press Release
Chantal market, Central African Republic. Photo: Steven Cockburn/Oxfam

Violence in Central African Republic has seen many large traders and herders targeted and chased from the country, raising fears of a market collapse  that would exacerbate the current food crisis.

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