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International Women's Day 2015

International Women’s Day is a time to recognize the achievements and potential of women and girls everwhere.
Join Oxfam and people around the world. Celebrate International Women’s Day: March 8, 2015.
Even It Up

Even It Up

Left unchecked, extreme inequality will cripple the fight against poverty and deepen gender discrimination. It's time to Even It Up! Join people around the world calling on their governments to step up and take action to end extreme inequality and support women’s rights.
Winnie Byanyima

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"Left unchecked, extreme inequality will reverse progress in the fight against poverty and deepen gender discrimination," says Julie Delahanty, Oxfam Canada's Executive Director. Oxfam Canada and the Canadian Centre for    ... more
The explosion in inequality is holding back the fight against global poverty says Oxfam ahead of this year's World Economic Forum meeting in Davos. Oxfam's international executive director, Winnie Byanyima, co-chairs    ... more

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Langgin, Philippines
“As a youth leader, I’m inspired to call for other young people to act on climate change as we know for a fact that we will be the ones directly affected by climate change as it worsens in the future – so all of us should do something to care for our environment    ... more
Ipaishe, Zimbabwe
Ipaishe is part of an irrigation project, trying to adapt and continue to grow crops despite the decreasing rainfall. They use their experience to campaign for climate change adaptation. Ipaishe says: "Over the last 10 years the climate has changed. If the rains    ... more
Even It Up
International Women’s Day is a time to recognize the achievements and potential of women and girls everwhere. Join Oxfam and people around the world. Celebrate International Women’s Day: March 8, 2015.    ... more