Health and Education For All blog

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...
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...
17 February 2014 | Rachel George | 1 | Blog channel: Health and Education For All
 
The Robin Hood Tax as Future News: featuring Andrew Lincoln, Bill Nighy, Clémence Poésy, Heike Makatsch and Javier CámaraFollowing the devastating financial crisis it’s been great to see banks...
23 October 2013 | Katie Malouf Bous | 1 | Blog channel: Health and Education For All
 
"We must be the generation that delivers universal health coverage.” – WBG President Jim Yong Kim in a speech to the World Health Assembly, May 2013
9 October 2013 | Winnie Byanyima | 3 | Blog channel: Health and Education For All
 
In the time it takes you to read the title of this blog, three more people in the world will have fallen below the poverty line.Not because of anything to do with global economics but simply because...
13 June 2013 | Adam Musgrave | 1 | Blog channel: Health and Education For All
 
Written by Adam Musgrave, Oxfam's Senior Global Campaigner. Today, I’m packing my bags and heading off to Enniskillen in Northern Ireland for the G8 Summit.
6 June 2013 | Keith Mc Manus | Blog channel: Health and Education For All
 
There's enough food in the world to feed everyone. So why does one person in every eight still go to bed hungry? This month, eight people will meet in Northern Ireland - and they can start to answer...
28 May 2013 | Takumo Yamada | Blog channel: Health and Education For All
 
In 2000, the world set the Millennium Development Goals (MDG) as a global framework to halve extreme poverty by 2015 and has been working since then to achieve them.There have been some significant...
16 May 2013 | Guppi Bola | 1 | Blog channel: Health and Education For All
 
In the world of development, money answers many questions. If we’re interested in finding out how far we have come in achieving the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) or in what direction we should...
24 January 2013 | Adam Musgrave | 2 | Blog channel: Health and Education For All
 
Great news arrived from Brussels on Tuesday as European Finance Ministers agreed to allow eleven EU countries to introduce a Financial Transaction tax (FTT). This is a giant leap for the Robin Hood...
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