20 November 2013
Rich countries’ obsession with private finance means millions of poor and vulnerable people could be left to face increasingly extreme and erratic climate alone warned Oxfam today as ministers from...
15 November 2013
Today EU Finance Ministers discussed tax matters, including money laundering and automatic exchange of information between tax authorities. Money laundering In reaction, Catherine Olier, Oxfam’s EU...
14 November 2013
In reaction to today's UN Security Council statement on the situation concerning the Democratic Republic of the Congo, Oxfam urged the Congolese military, MONUSCO and the UN Force Intervention...
14 November 2013
We are esponding to Typhoon Haiyan currently with four teams in the affected areas (Northern Cebu, Leyte and Samar) providing water and hygiene kits. Overall, we aim to reach 500.000 people affected...
12 November 2013
Speaking on the second day of the United Nations Climate Change talks in Warsaw Kelly Dent, Oxfam’s spokesperson said;“Oxfam and other agencies are right now working hard to get aid such as clean...
5 November 2013
In response to today’s announcement of the end of the M23 rebellion by M23 Commander Bertrand Bisimwa, Oxfam’s DRC Humanitarian Coordinator Tariq Riebl said: “M23’s promise to end its rebellion...
1 November 2013
International aid agency Oxfam warned that the recent military gains by the Democratic Republic of the Congo’s army (FARDC) against the M23 group does not mean an end to the bloody conflict. Many...
15 October 2013
Today European Finance Ministers agreed their common position for the United Nations COP 19 climate change talks next month in Warsaw, Poland. In reaction to today’s decision, Lies Craeynest, Oxfam’s...
13 October 2013
Phailin weakens, worst over The cyclone Phailin which has struck two states in Eastern India has weakened in the last few hours (4am GMT) but aid agency Oxfam says that the next few hours remain...
11 October 2013
In reaction to the plenary remarks delivered by World Bank President Jim Kim, Oxfam’s head of Washington office, Nicolas Mombrial, said: Universal access to financial services “We welcome today’s...