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World “woefully unprepared” for climate impacts on food

of Austria. Gender discrimination (score: 5/10): Women make up 43 per cent of the agricultural ... Food and Climate Justice How we fight poverty (GROW, carbon emissions, Climate change, drought, extreme weather, food and climate justice, global ...

Press Release - Joel M Bassuk - 25/03/2014 - 10:17 - 0 comments - 3 attachments

Public pressure pushes big food companies to improve their policies in developing countries

they will address gender inequities in their supply chains.  Eight companies improved their policies on climate ... Ben Grossman-Cohen, Oxfam Press Officer, Economic Justice +1 (202) 777 2907, or mobile + 1 (202) 629 ...

Press Release - Elena Cornellana - 27/02/2014 - 14:17 - 0 comments - 6 attachments

NGOs welcome ceasefire agreement in South Sudan, reaffirm their commitment to help all populations in need of assistance

the people of South Sudan. Each NGO is registered in South Sudan with the Ministry of Justice ... Committee has worked in South Sudan since 1989, and is addressing Gender-Based Violence (GBV ...

Press Release - Elena Cornellana - 27/01/2014 - 17:19 - 0 comments - 1 attachment

Landmark election must end murder spree of women sweeping Honduras

the discussion on our Gender Justice Blog ... (ending violence against women, gender equality, gender justice, Honduras) ... to an immediate overhaul of the justice system.” As the Central American country gets ready to vote ...

Press Release - Joel M Bassuk - 22/11/2013 - 20:56 - 0 comments - 0 attachments

Afghan women at risk while police force remains 99 per cent male

work toward Gender Justice Ending Violence Against Women: An Oxfam Guide In pictures: The cost of war in Afghanistan (gender equality, gender ... but without female police officers, Afghan women are reluctant to report crimes and get the justice ...

Press Release - filip - 03/04/2014 - 18:10 - 0 comments - 2 attachments

Mondelēz International agrees to address women’s inequality in chocolate production

stockholder, Oxfam had also filed a shareholder’s resolution pushing for greater attention to gender issues ... program, Cocoa Life, has built a good platform for gender-sensitive sustainability initiatives ... other things being willing to measure and publicly report on gender equity.Mondelēz International ...

Press Release - Elena Cornellana - 23/04/2013 - 12:23 - 0 comments - 0 attachments

Mars, Mondelez, Nestle are leaving women farmers behind

locations on International Women’s Day to urge them to address gender inequality in their supply chains ... and cocoa certifiers to address gender inequality. Oxfam has given companies a long list of specific ... out gender inequality is among the most important things companies can do to improve the quality ...

Press Release - Joel M Bassuk - 08/03/2013 - 11:33 - 0 comments - 0 attachments

Key UN women’s conference must act to end violence against women

Oxfam's Gender Justice Blog (ending violence against women ... is the principal policy-making body dedicated exclusively to gender equality and advancement of women. This year ... ). Develop and strengthen laws for women’s rights and gender equality especially in countries where ...

Press Release - Joel M Bassuk - 05/03/2013 - 12:31 - 0 comments - 0 attachments

Ten biggest food and beverage companies failing millions of people who grow their ingredients

with nutrition, tax and waste, for example. Downloads Case studies: Gender inequality in cocoa farming in Nigeria (pdf), high-res photos from Nigeria Gender inequality in cocoa farming in Ivory Coast (pdf), high-res photos from Ivory Coast Gender ...

Press Release - filip - 26/02/2013 - 12:02 - 0 comments - 6 attachments

Unregulated and unaccountable: how the private health care sector in India is putting women’s lives at risk

(Health and Education, free healthcare, gender justice, health care, private sector healthcare, India ... awful form of gender based violence. “The mass hysterectomies by private clinics in Dausa ...

Press Release - filip - 06/02/2013 - 11:48 - 0 comments - 0 attachments