On Saturday April 16, a 7.8 magnitude earthquake struck Ecuador killing hundreds of people, leaving thousands wounded and causing severe damage to infrastructure. Access to safe drinking water and storage, as well as shelter is urgently needed. With your help we can reach the most vulnerable populations with vital assistance.
Oxfam is at the G8 Summit this year urging world leaders to stop bluffing on aid commitments and deliver on their promises!
Here, Oxfam's Big Heads are at Cercle de jeu Clichy, Montmartre in Paris. Oxfam's Emma Seery sets the scene. Follow Oxfam's updates from the 2001 G8 Summit in France at http://www.oxfam.org/g8-2011, or follow all the Oxfam staff tweeting there.