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International agency Oxfam has been in the field and talked directly to people affected by continuous rains of hurricane Sandy.
Onus of incorporating strong rules to limit speculation on food commodities into Markets in Financial Instruments Directive (MiFID) now lies with Member States
Council conclusions adopted today by Environment Ministers set out the European Union's
Today’s proposal by the European Commission to cap support for biofuels made from food crops at 5% of the demand for energy in transport sends a welcome but long overdue message to markets
A ministerial meeting on volatile food prices has taken place today in Rome, alongside the annual meeting of the UN Committee on World Food Security
In response to the publication of UNESCO's Education For All Global Monitoring Report 201
Today, EU Development Ministers meeting at the Foreign Affairs Council approved conclusions on social protection in development cooperation.
Oxfam Japan Executive Director Akiko Mera said:
Gold sales profits for low-income country lending
Responding to comments by Christine Lagarde, IMF Managing Director, endorsing moves towards a European Financial Transaction Tax, Oxfam spokesperson Sebastien Fourmy said:
Oxfam spokesperson Elizabeth Stuart said:
On reform of the IMF: