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.
Tackling gender inequality is key to reducing poverty. Find out how Oxfam's AMAL program has empowered women in poor and marginalized rural areas in the MENA region.
Oxfam is concerned that local and legislative elections in Burundi have been held in a climate of tension and fear, evident in the city but also in some provinces outside. The elections have been marred by the absence of opposition parties and the independent media.
Today the shape of the new European Parliament was revealed, with the results marred by weak turnout and a ri
This study examines the conditions that enable civil society organizations (CSOs) to influence political parties during election campaigns.
Today marks a historic day in Somalia, as parliament elected Hassan Sheikh Mohamud, as the country's new president.