10 August 2012
In reaction to today’s USDA Crop Report, Eric Munoz, senior policy advisor for Oxfam America, made the following statement: “Today’s gloomy USDA report confirms that the drought across America’s...
9 August 2012
Oxfam spokesperson Colin Roche said:“This is not some gentle monthly wake-up call – it’s the same global alarm that’s been screaming at us since 2008. These new figures prove that the world’s food...
1 August 2012
Oxfam spokesperson Stephen Hale said: “If this Panel wants to be taken seriously, they need to focus on action now as well as life after 2015. There are 1146 days to go until the deadline for meeting...
28 July 2012
Anna Macdonald Head of Arms Control at Oxfam said: “Key countries have dropped the ball today and let the rest of the world down. Today was the day for political courage – not delays and dithering....
26 July 2012
New York City,  8.30pm EST Time, 26 July 2012 Anna MacDonald of Oxfam said:“There have been some improvements since the last text and the historic treaty we need is within reach.“A major problem...
24 July 2012
Reaction from the International Committeof the Red Cross Peter Herby , Head Arms Unit, Legal Division, International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) (ICRC is not a Member of the Control Arms...
24 July 2012
The annual EU-Israel Association Council meeting, the highest political forum between both sides, took place in Brussels today. In reaction to the outcomes of the meeting, Jeremy Hobbs, Oxfam...
22 July 2012
In reaction to remarks today by new World Bank President Jim Yong Kim at the International AIDS Conference in Washington, DC, Oxfam spokesperson Dr. Mohga Kamal-Yanni said: "President Kim's pledge to...
18 July 2012
Reacting to remarks by new World Bank President Jim Yong Kim at the Brookings Institution in Washington today, Oxfam spokesperson Elizabeth Stuart said:  “Jim Kim points out that the Euro crisis...
9 July 2012
Anna MacDonald Oxfam's Head of Control Arms Campaign“The arms trade is often a shadowy business with arms deals being conducted in isolation, behind closed doors. The Arms Trade Treaty is attempting...