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Oxfam media officers are based around the globe. They can:

  • Link you up with spokespeople who can provide expert comment and analysis on all issues related to Oxfam's GROW campaign in a range of different languages
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Press Release | 25 March 2014

Climate change could put back the fight against hunger by decades but our global food system is woefully unprepared to cope with the challenge.

Press Release | 18 March 2014

PepsiCo, the world’s second largest food and beverage company, today committed to take steps to stop land grabs from happening in its supply chain.

Press Release | 26 February 2014

Campaign actions by hundreds of thousands of people in the past 12 months have swayed nine of the world’s ten biggest food and beverage companies to improve their social and environmental policies

Press Release | 15 January 2014

The Netherlands is No. 1 in the world for having the most plentiful, nutritious, healthy and affordable diet, beating France and Switzerland into second place. Chad is last in 125th spot behind Ethiopia and Angola, according to a new food database by worldwide development organization Oxfam.

Press Release | 11 December 2013

If Europe were to rule out its support of biofuels by 2020, the region could lower its net imports of grain and oilseeds by up to 27 million tons, remarkably reducing its dependence on foreign goods. Global food prices could also drop significantly.

Media Reaction | 31 March 2014
The IPCC Working Group II report released today presents climate change not as a distant, future threat to food, but as a clear and present...
Media Reaction | 22 January 2014
The European Commission unveiled today its vision for Europe’s climate and energy policies from now to 2030. The blueprint includes a 40...
Media Reaction | 21 November 2013
Explaining Oxfam’s decision to join civil society movements and trade unions in walking out of the UN climate change talks today, Winnie...
Media Reaction | 20 November 2013
Commenting on the decision by developing countries to walk out of negotiations on loss and damage in the early hours of this morning at the...
Media Reaction | 20 November 2013
Rich countries’ obsession with private finance means millions of poor and vulnerable people could be left to face increasingly extreme and...

We are at war with climate change and hunger: Yeb Saño

Yeb Sano, Climate Change Commissioner, Philippines, explains how climate change is making people hungry and exhorts the world to fight it together.

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#BehindtheBrands turns 1: A year of changing the food system

Over the last year, your pressure has helped us turn the food system upside down. These are just the highlights of one year of Behind the Brands action. To help us grow the movement, please share this video.

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Where is our 10 per cent?

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.

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A community in Brazil fights the occupation of their land by sugar plantations

Edliza Duarte worries about how the loss of their land will affect her family and fears for the health and future of her two children.

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Where is our 10% - Baaba Maal recording session

African artists, including Oxfam Global Ambassador Baaba Maal, are calling on the African Heads of State to keep their promises made in 2003 Maputo to spend at least 10% of their national budget on agriculture.

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Behind the Brands at Coke, Pepsi and ABF: Does your sugar lead to land grabs?

Tell Coca-Cola, PepsiCo and Associated British Foods to make sure their sugar doesn¹t lead to land grabs.

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Behind the Brands: The truth about sugar is anything but sweet

As global demand for sugar increases, so does the rush for land to grow it. Around the world poor farmers are being kicked off their land to grow sugar, leaving them hungry and homeless.

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GROW-ing women food champions

The GROW female food champion competition in Tanzania attracted over 6000 nominations from women farmers and producers, but who would be recognized as Mama SujaWaChakula, a woman champion?

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Coping with climate change in China

Our work with small farmers in China to grow crops better adapted to the climate, combined with lobbying authorities to more actively involve villagers in decision making is yielding results.

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In My Place: Thank you for helping fight land grabs with Oxfam and Coldplay

We asked you to do ordinary things out of place to make a noise about unjust land grabs. You delivered in the thousands. We put your images to Coldplay's song, and the World Bank listened.

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