13 October 2010
Rome:Duncan Pruett: Oxfam policy advisor on land“Good ideas have been put forward, but the question remains whether UN member states will take responsibility for turning these proposals into actions...
9 October 2010
Oxfam spokesperson Mark Fried said:   “Thousands of people have flown in from all over the world for these meetings, and there’s been no movement on any issues of significance. There’s been a...
8 October 2010
Oxfam spokesperson Elizabeth Stuart said: IMF reform "IMF governance reform should not be held hostage to the fight over exchange rates. Emerging markets need their rightful place at the table...
7 October 2010
Elise Ford, Head of Oxfam’s EU office, said: “Today marks a real turning point, a victory for people over profits. It’s really good news that the European Commission wants to push for a tax on...
1 October 2010
The European Union, which holds eight seats out of twenty four on the International Monetary Fund (IMF) board, has made an offer to rotate some of their IMF board seats with middle-income countries,...
1 October 2010
As the meeting of the International Maritime Organization held in London this week draws to a close Oxfam's EU Climate Change Policy Advisor Tim Gore said: "Governments have given a promising...
28 September 2010
Silvia Mancilla, Spokesperson of Oxfam Mexico said: "It's hard to get precise information at this stage on the number of people that are missing. The local government sent rescue teams in the morning...
23 September 2010
Emma Seery, Oxfam's spokesperson, said: “The summit has been a mirage. The promises look good from a distance, but the details are hard to see, and when the world’s poorest people most need help,...
22 September 2010
To roll out his global health strategy, UN General Secretary Ban Ki Moon has announced today US$40 billion for all three health-related poverty goals, with a strong focus on women and children. The...
22 September 2010
The UN General Secretary Ban Ki Moon will today announce a major financial commitment - $40 billion - for Child and Maternal Health. Oxfam is examining the numbers and will be issuing a statement in...