Even it up!

The gap between the rich and poor is spiraling out of control. Just 85 individuals have the same wealth as half the people on our planet. Take action to Even it Up and end extreme inequality.
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Ending Hunger, One Step at a Time

Changing seasons and extreme weather are leading to droughts, flash floods and landslides. Put simply, climate change is making people hungry.

Julia - On the Road to Justice

Despite passage of laws that recognize women’s rights, barriers to gender equality in Tanzania remain. After being severely beaten by her husband, Julia asked the Morogoro Paralegal Centre (MPLC), an Oxfam partner, for help.

"I love my people and I do not want them to die"

Alima is an Oxfam community health worker in Freetown, Sierra Leone. Oxfam is providing hand-washing stands and training to community health workers who teach about the symptoms of Ebola, how to prevent it and what to do if a family member becomes infected.
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The gap between the rich and poor is spiralling out of control. It's time to end extreme inequality    ... more
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Women won’t be paid as much as men for another 75 years. That’s according to a new report released by Oxfam, which urges G20 leaders to tackle gender inequality when they meet in Australia later this year.    ... more

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Oxfam presents new evidence that the gap between rich and poor is growing ever wider and is undermining poverty eradication. "Even it Up: Time to End Extreme Inequality" delves into the causes of the inequality crisis and looks at the concrete solutions that can    ... more
In South Sudan, over 7 million people are at risk of food insecurity and over 4 million people in need of humanitarian aid. Please help us provide urgently needed food, water and sanitation now and prevent this crisis turning into a catastrophe.    ... more
Working for the Many
Public services like health and education are one of the strongest weapons in the fight against inequality.    ... more