12 April 2014
Oxfam’s Nicolas Mombrial said: “It’s very encouraging that Mozambique and other African countries are prioritizing health care—this will make a real difference to tackling poverty and inequality. But...
10 April 2014
Oxfam reaction to UN Security Council resolution for a new peacekeeping mission, MINUSCA, in the Central African Republic by Mohamed Mechmache Country Director for Oxfam in CAR: “The UN Security...
10 April 2014
The World Bank’s private sector arm, the IFC, today challenged Oxfam’s figures that the new private hospital complex it supported in Lesotho had cost the country $67 million to run in 2013/14, or 51...
10 April 2014
Oxfam's Nicolas Mombrial said: “The IMF and World Bank have admitted the dangers of skyrocketing inequality, but they’re not showing any concrete signs of dealing with the problem. On the IMF “...
7 April 2014
"Oxfam is deeply concerned at reports of violence in Zaatari refugee camp in Jordan on Saturday, 5 April. Reports indicate a number of police were injured and possibly many more refugees, and one...
2 April 2014
In reaction to the suspension of South Sudan mediation talks in Addis Ababa, Oxfam’s Acting Country Director in South Sudan, David Crawford, said: “As the third round of negotiations on South Sudan...
1 April 2014
World Bank Group President Jim Yong Kim today announced a series of measures aimed at strengthening the World Bank Group to better meet the evolving needs of clients, including a $100 billion...
31 March 2014
The IPCC Working Group II report released today presents climate change not as a distant, future threat to food, but as a clear and present danger. In a world where nearly a billion people are going...
26 March 2014
On Friday (Mar 28), the Under-Secretary-General and Emergency Relief Coordinator Valerie Amos, will address the UN Security Council on Syria. In advance of the briefing, Andy Baker, who heads up...
20 March 2014
Today, after five years of obstruction, Luxembourg and Austria agreed to increase the amount of information shared automatically by national tax authorities in Europe as of 2016. Today’s adoption by...