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Climate Change Adaptation

Climate change is fast pushing communities, particularly the poorest and most marginalized, beyond their capacity to respond.

Emelina Dominguez takes care of her seedlings. Photo: Gilvan Barreto/Oxfam

Oxfam International's position on transgenic crops

A number of organizations have recently published an open letter to Oxfam executives expressing their concern over Oxfam’s stance on transgenic crops. The Oxfam International confederation – including Oxfam America – does not support GMOs as the solution to hunger, poverty and development.

21st Century Aid

Aid plays a role in saving millions of lives, and yet despite its achievements poverty continues to cast a shadow over the lives of some 1.4 billion people worldwide.

Aid makes a real difference to the lives of the poorest people around the world. It is a vital way to help to lift millions of people out of poverty. This short animation explains why.

The rain doesn't come on time anymore

Climate variability in Ethiopia is not new – but now, in addition to the usual struggles, Ethiopians living in poverty are additionally suffering the effects of climate change – both more variable

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