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.
Oxfam reaction to UN Security Council’s Resolution on the new Peace Keeping Mission
Kirsten Hagon, Head of Oxfam's Office in New York said:
The UN Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) has just published its food price index which shows a sharp rise in
Claims today have surfaced that Europe will fall €200 million short of its previous pledge to raise €2.4bn to help poor countries cope with climate change in 2010, and by as much as €357 mi