Hanan is a single mother living in an IDP camp in Yemen with her two young daughters. To provide food, water and medicine for her children, she often resorts to begging or scavenging for plastic bottles to sell.

There is no place for famine in the 21st century

In our deeply unequal world, millions of people are living in, and dying from, hunger every year. The coronavirus has added fuel to the fire of this growing food crisis. If we don't act now, 34 million could be pushed to the brink of starvation this year. Help us fight famine and end the #hungerpandemic.


The power of people against poverty

Oxfam is a global movement of people, working together to end the injustice of poverty. That means we tackle the inequality that keeps people poor. Together, we save, protect and rebuild lives when disaster strikes. We help people build better lives for themselves, and for others. we take on issues like land rights, climate change and discrimination against women. And we won’t stop until every person on the planet can enjoy life free from poverty.

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