11 August 2010
Responding to the United Nations announcement that it is calling for $459m for the Pakistan flood response, Jane Cocking, the Humanitarian Director of Oxfam, who is in Swat in northern Pakistan,...
30 July 2010
Civilians still are at risk in Darfur, aid agency says El Fateh Osman, Oxfam's country director in Sudan said: "Oxfam is glad to see UNAMID's continued presence in the country, but what is most...
23 July 2010
In reaction to the announcement that climate change legislation is delayed by the United States Senate, perhaps indefinitely, David Waskow of Oxfam, made the following statement: "It is critical that...
22 July 2010
Pamela Gomez, Oxfam International Policy Advisor, said: "While it is welcome that the Fund is providing Haiti with debt relief it is deeply concerning that at the same time the Fund is risking a...
20 July 2010
Agency urges international community to take urgent action on the crisis In response to an announcement by the World Food Programme (WFP) today (July 20th) that it is scaling up its operation to...
13 July 2010
Agency calls for other donors to urgently demonstrate the same level of international leadership The UK's Department for International Development (DFID) today announced that it was giving an...
5 July 2010
Oxfam welcomes the Israeli government's announcement that it will allow more items to enter Gaza. This is a step in the right direction. However, what Palestinians in Gaza need most is to rebuild...
1 July 2010
Daniela Rosche, lead of Oxfam's campaign in support of the new entity said:"Oxfam welcomes the establishment of the new UN gender equality entity. A single UN gender equality entity is critical for...
25 June 2010
Oxfam cautioned that the maternal and child health effort announced on Friday seems yet another empty G8 promise, given that the overall aid pie is shrinking. “The G8 commitment to maternal health is...
20 June 2010
"Despite their best efforts to put a positive gloss on their progress, the G8 report shows clearly that the promise made in Gleneagles in 2005 to increase aid will be broken," said Oxfam spokesperson...