Unresolved rigged tax rules and privatized development are the major drawbacks of the UN Financing for Development Conference outcome, says Oxfam.
The global food system works only for the few – for most of us it is broken.
In response to yesterday’s adoption of Japan’s Intended N
The corporate grip on development finance must be loosened if the Finance for Development Conference is going to help mobilize the resources needed to overcome poverty. Oxfam issued this warning ahead of third Finance for Development Conference which is to be held in Addis, Ethiopia from 13 - 16 July.
The UN Secretary-General has called the World Humanitarian Summit in 2016 ‘to make humanitarian action fit for the future'. Tens of millions of people receive humanitarian aid every year, but millions more suffer without adequate help and protection, and their number is relentlessly rising.
From 13-16 July, World leaders will gather at the International Conference on Financing for Development (FfD) in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. If you care about tackling poverty, climate change and inequality, now is the time to speak-out.
In the past four years, the GROW campaign has made real progress in the fight against hunger. None of this would have been possible without you!
China is expected to shortly submit its Intended National Determined Contribution (INDC) following a statement earlier by Chinese Premier Li Keqiang.
The chance of a successful Paris climate deal depends on rich countries showing they have kept their past commitments, especially the promise they made in Copenhagen to jointly mobilize $100bn of climate financing per year by 2020, warned Oxfam today.
The call by The Holy Father, His Holiness Pope Francis, reminds us that climate change is first and foremost about people.