A desperate and largely unknown humanitarian crisis is deteriorating in the Lake Chad Basin region of West Africa, forcing millions of people to flee their homes and leaving millions more in need of humanitarian assistance. Oxfam is providing life-saving support but help is urgently needed to prevent the crisis turning into a catastrophe.
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Oxfam spokesperson Caroline Peace said:
World Development Report:
“Women do most of the world’s work but have a minority of the world’s jobs.
Oxfam spokesperson Elizabeth Stuart said:
Verdict on the spring meetings
OXFAM REACTION: G20 finance ministers
Oxfam spokesperson Luc Lamprière said:
The FAO announced today that world food prices have reached a new historic peak - surpassing levels seen during the global food price crisis of 2007 - 08 when the number of hungry people in