At any given time, we are responding to over 30 emergency situations. We provide life-saving essentials in the immediate aftermath of a natural disaster and to people affected by conflict, as well as long-term development support. You can help.
As a global movement of people working together to end the injustice of poverty, we are committed to being transparent in our work and accountable to donors, partners, allies, supporters, staff and volunteers, regulatory bodies and, in particular, the communities with whom we work. Check out how we spend your money.
Did you know that at least one in three women will experience some form of violence during their lifetime? It is one of the most widespread violations of human rights and has long-term devastating effects. We can change this: join us and say ‘Enough’!
We help people caught up in natural disasters and conflicts across the world with clean water, food, sanitation and protection. At any given time, we are responding to over 30 emergency situations, giving life-saving support to those most in need.
Millions of people are being forced from their homes, risking everything to escape conflict, disaster, poverty or hunger. From those fleeing the war in Syria or climate change-induced droughts, to those stranded in inadequate conditions in Europe, you can help us give life-saving support to refugees in the countries where they need it most.
The crisis in Syria continues to cause tremendous human suffering to people both inside and outside the country. The conflict is driving the largest refugee crisis in the world. Nearly 12 million people – 2 in 3 Syrians – are still dependent on humanitarian aid. They need your help.
Lena’s initiative - a restaurant called "Nan" - is one of the many examples of Greek entrepreneurs in Lesbos, who - together with volunteers from all over Europe and with refugees - create and sustain a friendly, active and kind community. A community, which is a mosaic of diverse groups and individuals who work, learn and exchange, while getting to know and appreciate one another.
Oxfam welcomes the final report of the Independent Commission on Sexual Misconduct, Accountability and Culture Change and accepts its recommendations in full. This a tremendously valuable tool that will assist us in learning and continuing our improvements in this area.
When there is no water, there is no life. When disaster strikes, Oxfam is there. Right now, we are delivering clean, safe water to millions of people. You can support our work and ensure we can provide long-term solutions that reduce levels of poverty and disease.
David Castellano, Oxfam water and sanitation specialist, visits isolated communities in northern Chad where Oxfam has installed a new solar powered water pump system and conducts hygiene awareness activities for children. You can support our humanitarian work by donating today.
In their rush for land in Peru, investors and local officials are grabbing land from poor villagers and contributing to deforestation in the Amazon. Communities are defending their land rights with the help of Oxfam’s determined local partners.
Oxfam does not only support women farmers to speak out within their own countries, but also abroad. This video shows Female Food Heroes from Nigeria and Tanzania travelling to Europe to meet with policy makers and politicians. International politics influence their lives. Now, these women influence international politics.
Human suffering should never be an ingredient in food we eat. And yet, millions of farmers and workers who produce our food are forced to work long hours in inhumane conditions. Share to help reveal what’s behind the price of food we buy, and sign the pledge.
Come with Oxfam's Communication Advisor Scheherazade Bouabid, in the DRC, as she takes us to one of Kinshasa's districts to watch the play Bongo Té Tika. The performance incorporates personal testimonies to raise awareness of, and therefore to help violence against women and girls.
In Malawi, 54% of secondary school age girls are not in education. Grace's daily struggle to get to school almost forced her to drop out, but her life changed when Oxfam provided her a bike. Watch the video
Three years after Nepal earthquake, our response has contributed to creating lasting change and support vulnerable people, especially women, to be directly involved in improving their own well-being and that of their communities, helping to foster solidarity and social cohesion. Find out how.