food prices

  • Oxfam Behind the Price campaign

    End the suffering behind your food

    14 September 2019
  • The response to global hunger is tragically inadequate

    2 April 2019
  • Cerignola (Foggia, Apulia region, Southern Italy), African immigrants working in the tomato fields ©Dino Fracchia/Alamy Stock Photo

    The people behind the prices

    6 February 2019
  • Melati showing that the shrimp cocktail that served for european class society, coming from her sweat, sacrifice to stay in the unconvenient dorm, lower minimum wage.

    Behind the seafood in our markets: stories of human suffering

    4 July 2018
  • Human suffering should never be an ingredient in the food we eat. Take action and help us uncover what is hidden behind the price of the food we buy.

    About the campaign

    20 June 2018
  • Marriam travels from Sabir Mount to the city centre to sell bread and earn an income. Most of the city’s bakeries have closed.  Her grandchildren are reliant on her income after their parents died. Photo: Abdulnasser Al-Sedek/Oxfam

    Picking up the pieces

    20 September 2016
  • Nalukui is a farmer in Zambia. She harvested only 10kg of maize this year due to drought. Photo: Misozi Tembo

    Making maize markets work for all in Southern Africa

    9 September 2016
  • Urgent action needed as South Africa faces maize drop linked to ‘super’ El Nino

    28 January 2016