At any given time, we are responding to over 30 emergency situations. We provide life-saving essentials in the immediate aftermath of a natural disaster and to people affected by conflict, as well as long-term development support. You can help.
Almost four years of devastating conflict have plunged Yemen into one of the world's gravest humanitarian crises. The country is on the brink of famine and is also now suffering the largest ever outbreak of cholera since records began. We are delivering emergency aid but we urgently need your help to do more.
Our children are walking out of school today, saying we have failed them. At Oxfam, we support them. This is the kind of clarity and energy we need now from the UN.
Oxfam’s Winnie Byanyima told leaders at the UN this week that global inequality and climate break-down are twin interrelated crises of a world being “torn apart by the engine of our own political economy”.
We have failed our children
Syria's people are caught in terrible bind: eight years of war, millions need life-saving aid. The humanitarian response in Syria is significantly underfunded. Yet the international community doesn't want to support activities that it thinks could strengthen the government of Syria. So what next?