23 February 2012
Barbara Stocking, Chief Executive Oxfam said: "While we recognize the huge efforts of the UK Government to make the conference a success, what we had hoped for was a recognition that 20 years of...
21 February 2012
Joint Media Reaction by Oxfam, CAN Europe, APRODEV, CIDSE [Brussels, February 21, 2012] – NGOs welcome the renewed resolve expressed by European Union Finance Ministers today [1] to help developing...
15 February 2012
Oxfam today welcomed a joint statement made by UN agencies, the European Union and USAID issuing a concerted call for action to meet the humanitarian needs of over 11 million people in the Sahel, as...
3 February 2012
The FSNAU has announced that the famine status in Somalia has ended. What does Oxfam think of this? “125,000 children no longer face severe malnutrition – thanks largely to the efforts of the Somalis...
30 January 2012
In response to the High-level Panel on Global Sustainability report presented to the UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon in Addis Ababa today, Sarah Best of Oxfam said: "The Panel's report is a welcome...
27 January 2012
Tomorrow, 28th January, The Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria will celebrate its 10 year anniversary. Oxfam is warning that the Fund, which saves 4,000 lives a day, could save...
24 January 2012
Today’s EU Finance Ministers meeting inBrussels reached a deal to resolve disagreement on regulators’ powers over clearinghouses that will handle over-the-counter (OTC) derivatives. This decision is...
13 December 2011
In reaction to the announcement by Canada’s Environment Minister Peter Kent that Canada is to formally withdraw from the Kyoto Protocol, Oxfam’s International Climate Adviser Tim Gore, said: “Canada’...
13 December 2011
Senait Gebregziabher, Oxfam Country Director for Somalia said: “Unfortunately, the crisis is set to last well into 2012. What’s crucial right now is to get enough funding to help people cope with the...
12 December 2011
Oxfam rejects the findings of this report. We stand by our research that indicates at least 22,500 people were evicted from their homes and the land they relied on for their livelihoods in the...