- December 6, 2016
The report incorporates testimony by Oxfam’s Christina Polzot highlighting the inconsistency in Canada’s countries of focus model, citing Zambia as an example where bilateral development was cut despite the fact that the country still has a high prevalence of poverty and inequality.
- December 15, 2016
After media coverage of drowned children provoked an outpouring of support in several countries, some rich governments heeded the calls of their citizens and their consciences and pledged to resettle vulnerable refugees. But too often in the last year, we’ve seen some leaders listen to a growing anti refugee xenophobic backlash. Vulnerable Syrian refugees are the ones paying the price.
- December 14, 2016
Up to 100,000 people remain trapped in East Aleppo, according to the UN, and should be guaranteed safe passage out of the city if they wish to leave.
- December 8, 2016
Almost 100 dead after Indonesia earthquake, Oxfam responding.
- November 29, 2016
The international community cannot sit by as women, men, and children go hungry, cold, and sick while being bombed.
- November 24, 2016
More support and funding should also go directly to local women and civil society organizations.
- November 23, 2016
Julie Delahanty, Executive Director of Oxfam Canada and recognized feminist leader, named one of Canada's Top 100 Most Powerful Women, and joins a community of Canada’s most iconic women leaders.
- November 22, 2016
The huge gap between the richest 1 percent of people and the poorest half of humanity continues to grow and undermines economies, destabilize societies and impedes the global fight against poverty.
- November 17, 2016
Oxfam moved Wednesday a huge generator across conflict lines to East Aleppo to help improve the water supply, but all other aid to the besieged area remains cut off. More than a quarter of a million people face winter with limited food and clean water, as renewed Syrian and Russian airstrikes stretch medical resources beyond breaking point.
- November 10, 2016
Oxfam and other humanitarian agencies are working to ensure that the support in camps and communities keeps pace with the new arrivals.