- July 11, 2008
Oxfam temporarily suspended activities and relocated staff from Kerfi in eastern Chad after armed men entered the compounds of several non-government organizations, intimidating and attacking humanitarian workers.
- August 6, 2008
A new report by international agency Oxfam says health officials have wasted 15 years and countless lives by willfully ignoring the best available invention to help protect women from HIV-infection and other sexually transmitted diseases - the female condom.
- August 7, 2008
Legal manoeuvring by multinational companies restricting access to essential medicines contradicts their encouraging words at International AIDS Conference
- August 8, 2008
The International AIDS Conference concluded today without a clear plan or any new impetus to reach the 2010 target of universal access to HIV and AIDS prevention, treatment and care.
- July 6, 2008
- July 3, 2008
G8 leaders could relieve the suffering of the 290 million people hit hardest by today's food crisis if they could give just two extra cents for every $1 they have spent bailing out the banking industry.
- June 13, 2008
The credibility of G8 finance ministers is tested as the world waits for more urgent and stronger action to tackle global poverty in the face of climate change and rising food prices.
- June 25, 2008
Biofuel policies are contributing to food insecurity and inflation, and are not helping with climate or fuel security, according to a new report by international agency Oxfam. In today's report 'Another Inconvenient Truth, Oxfam calculates that rich-country biofuels policies have dragged more than 30 million people into poverty, and are responsible for up to 30% of the global rise in food prices.