Complete Oxfam International blog

15 April 2014 | Guest Blogger | Blog channel: General
 
In the current discussions around this week’s first High-Level Meeting of the Global Partnership for Effective Development Co-operation, transparency, accountability, and inclusion are not being...
11 April 2014 | Winnie Byanyima | 2 | Blog channel: Health and Education For All
 
People want dignity, people want rightsIn the global survey World We Want 2015, health was the first priority of people living in poor countries. This was not surprising. Every year in Africa, nearly...
8 April 2014 | Francoise Vanni | 2 | Blog channel: General
 
This year the World Economic Forum (or WEF) for the Latin America region was held in Panama. A country where growth levels, which are among the 20 highest in the world, have gone hand in hand with an...
7 April 2014 | Winnie Byanyima | Blog channel: Conflict & Emergencies
 
With just 48 hours to visit the Democratic Republic of Congo, there was no time to lose once we crossed the border into Goma from Rwanda. I was travelling with Mark Goldring of Oxfam GB and Robbert...
2 April 2014 | Emma Seery | Blog channel: Health and Education For All
 
Today we are launching a new report, ‘Working for the Many: Public Services Fight Inequality.’ This is the next in Oxfam’s series of reports looking at the scandalous gap between rich and poor that...
31 March 2014 | Winnie Byanyima | Blog channel: Gender Justice
 
The evidence is clear: Strong development and the achievement of women’s rights are intrinsically bound — in everything from economic growth, access to education, food and health security to the...
31 March 2014 | Tim Gore | 3 | Blog channel: GROW
 
Today leading international experts on climate change, the IPCC, presented their latest report on the impacts of climate change on humanity, and what we can do about it. It’s a lengthy report, so we’...
26 March 2014 | Yeb Sano | Blog channel: GROW
 
Typhoon Haiyan, the biggest storm to ever make landfall, devastated my homeland. Three days later I attended the opening of the UN climate change talks in Poland.
25 March 2014 | Georgi York | 3 | Blog channel: GROW
 
Virginia’s story“I see the climate is changing a lot,” says Virginia Ñuñonca, a farmer and community leader in the Peruvian highlands. “Before it wasn’t like this. Sometimes these days, with the cold...
24 March 2014 | Duncan Green | Blog channel: GROW
 
Today, Oxfam is publishing a briefing on its ‘food and climate justice’ campaign. Here’s a post I wrote for the launch.
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