21 September 2010
Oxfam reaction to the “1000 Days to Improve Child Nutrition” MDG Summit side event, co-hosted by US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton and Micheal Martin, Irish Foreign Affairs Minister: The US,...
21 September 2010
Commenting on the discussion today about innovative funding for development at the MDG Summit Leading Group on Innovative Finance, Oxfam spokesperson Veronica Hernandez said: "We welcome this report...
21 September 2010
European Commission President José Manuel Barroso, on behalf of the European Union, today proposed a package of 1 billion Euros [$1.3 billion] to support reaching the MDGs in African, Caribbean and...
21 September 2010
Oxfam spokesperson Emma Seery: "We expected far more from Germany’s address at the UN poverty summit today. Germany failed to explain how they will meet their promises of aid to poor countries, and...
20 September 2010
Responding to the World Bank's announcement at the UN MDG Summit in New York that it will increase its investment in basic education by an additional $750 million for countries off track on the...
16 September 2010
EU heads of state agreed today to temporarily reduce tariffs on a number of key Pakistani products as soon as possible, and find a way to bring Pakistan into the EU's special trade benefits regime,...
8 September 2010
European Commission President José Manuel Barroso promised today he would announce an extra €1 billion for the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) at a major UN summit in New York later this month....
7 September 2010
Marcel Stoessel, Country Director of Oxfam in the Democratic Republic of the Congo said: "The scale of these brutal attacks is shocking. They must be the final wake up call to the international...
19 August 2010
Oxfam spokesperson Pamela Gomez said: "Governance reform at the International Monetary Fund is long overdue. For the Fund to be credible and effective, it has to give developing countries a voice on...
18 August 2010
The European Commission (EC) has announced today an additional €30 million in urgent relief assistance for the people affected by the devastating floods in Pakistan. This announcement comes on top of...