26 April 2012
In response to the Royal Society’s report, People and the Planet, launching today, OxfamGB’s Chief Executive Barbara Stocking said: “The Royal Society rightly points out that it is dangerously...
21 April 2012
Jim Yong Kim and the MDGsOxfam Elizabeth Stuart said:“Huge efforts have been to taken to lift people out of poverty, but hundreds of millions are still left behind. “Under Dr Kim the World Bank...
21 April 2012
Oxfam spokesperson Elizabeth Stuart said: “Emerging economies are bailing out Europe, but Europe won’t make room at the IMF’s decision-making table. It’s outrageous that a country like Luxemburg has...
20 April 2012
Oxfam spokesperson Elizabeth Stuart said: "Emerging economies have kept their part of the bargain by giving the IMF the money it asked for, and Europe needs make room at the decision-making table in...
20 April 2012
Oxfam spokesperson Sasanka Thilakasiri said: “According to the GMR, food price spikes in 2011 alone plunged 44 million more people into poverty. “It’s very difficult for poor people to adjust to food...
19 April 2012
LAGARDE Oxfam spokesperson Elizabeth Stuart said: Quota reform: "The IMF wants emerging economies to give it more money, but why should they cough up without anything in return? Europe needs to make...
16 April 2012
International agency Oxfam welcomed the selection of Jim Yong Kim as World Bank president, but said the sham appointment process had damaged the institution. Oxfam’s Elizabeth Stuart said: “Dr. Kim...
5 April 2012
Oxfam’s food policy adviser Thierry Kesteloot said: “Despite the seemingly perfect combination of record harvests, supply exceeding demand and replenished world food stocks, food prices remain...
4 April 2012
Eric Mamboue Oxfam Country director in Mali said: “We are extremely concerned by the triple crisis – political, security and humanitarian – currently taking place simultaneously in Mali. Some 3.5...
30 March 2012
With interviews to select a new president of the World Bank starting soon [April 9-11], a global coalition of campaigners have called on the World Bank's executive directors to ensure that as part of...