humanitarian response

humanitarian response

Philippine floods: Oxfam sends in aid team

International aid agency Oxfam is sending in teams to the flooded areas in the Philippines and gearing up its aid response. It has suspended its on-going long-term development programme work in the Philippines in order to mobilise its resources for the humanitarian operation.

Oxfam responds to earthquake in Indonesia

International agency Oxfam has deployed a team in Indonesia to provide assistance following a 7.0 magnitude earthquake which struck off the coast of Java yesterday. We ar working with partners now, helping to assess the damage caused by the earthquake, and what assistance is required.

One year after Cyclone Sidr: fear replaces hope

Preparations for disaster and a quick initial response by local government officials and non-governmental organizations saved many lives after Cyclone Sidr struck the southern coastal areas of Ban

In the town of Bunia in DR Congo’s Orientale Province, Oxfam working with a local water provider, Ngongo, to try improve water supply to sections of the town.

Humanitarian Policy Notes

Oxfam's humanitarian policy notes set out our learning on a wide range of issues affecting humanitarian action around the world.


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