Refugees wait to register for a travel permit in Serbia

Thousands are fleeing to safety in Europe, including many Syrians, who will soon face a Balkans winter with few resources to cope. As we open a new humanitarian program in Serbia, we tell some of their stories.

One person in three in the world lives in poverty.

Oxfam is determined to change that world by mobilizing the power of people against poverty.

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Women gather wood outside Bor Camp, South Sudan. Photo: Kieran Doherty/Oxfam

As the 16 Days of Activism get underway in 2015, Oxafm is happy to share in launching new revised Guidelines for Integrating Gender-based Violence Interventions in Humanitarian Action -- a practical, field-tested tool for humanitarian actors and crisis-affected communities.


As the biggest food company in the country that is hosting the historic climate talks, as a global business that has been a big contributor to climate change through its emissions from operations and supply chains, and as a business that is directly impacted by the impacts of climate change, Danone had a unique responsibility to act now, and to act boldly. Unfortunately, its recently released policy fails to do just that.