24 May 2011
  The IMF Board has announced that it will draw up a shortlist of three candidates, “through indications of which candidates receive the most support among Directors, taking into account the...
6 May 2011
In response to US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton’s Speech at the UN Food and Agriculture Organization in Rome, Eric Munoz, Policy Advisor for Oxfam said:“Secretary Clinton has shown strong...
5 May 2011
Responding to an announcement by the FAO that global food prices remained steady during April but cereal prices have gone up by as much as 5.5% since March, Luca Chinotti, Food Policy Advisor for...
20 April 2011
As the European Union is getting ready to send a European-led (EUFOR) military mission to Libya to support the United Nations’ humanitarian efforts, Oxfam International issued the following statement...
16 April 2011
Oxfam spokesperson Caroline Peace said: World Development Report: “Women do most of the world’s work but have a minority of the world’s jobs.  “The global economic crisis has hit women and...
16 April 2011
Oxfam spokesperson Elizabeth Stuart said:    Verdict on the spring meetings “It’s very promising that this global forum has focused so much on food and jobs, real issues that affect people’...
15 April 2011
  OXFAM REACTION: G20 finance ministers   Oxfam spokesperson Luc Lamprière said:    Innovative financing ”The G20’s increased focus on a financial transaction tax could be a real...
14 April 2011
Robert Zoellick / the food crisis: Oxfam spokesperson Luc Lamprière said:  “The international community was skeptical when France put food at the center of the G20 agenda, but now the rest of...
8 April 2011
The European Commission published today a paper on how to raise the $100 billion per year pledged by rich countries at last year’s UN climate talks in Cancun to help poor countries protect themselves...
7 April 2011
In response to the Food and Agriculture Organization’s announcement that global food prices slightly decreased last month, Oxfam’s policy advisor Luca Chinotti said:  “With many poor communities...