Tag: Conflict & Emergencies

6 Febrero 2014 | Peter Kamalingin

Last week when I arrived in Arua and Adjumani I was shocked.

28 Enero 2014 | Martin Butcher

A conflict that began almost four years ago in the political turmoil of the Arab Spring has morphed into a multi-sided war, fuelled by guns, bombs, and ammunition from far beyond Syria’s borders.

25 Enero 2014 | Shaheen Chughtai

Oxfam press officer Zahra Akkerhuys was in the media center at he UN’s headquarters in Geneva, at the Palais des Nations, as the first day of talks between the Syrian Government and Opposition unfolded. Here, she talks about her day:

23 Enero 2014 | Shaheen Chughtai

Join our urgent Twitter action today to demand that Syrian women and civil society groups be part of negotiations about their country's future.

22 Enero 2014 | Shaheen Chughtai

Los activistas de Oxfam están calentando motores en Montreux, junto al conocido lago de Ginebra en Suiza. Allí, se han sumado a los cientos de diplomáticos, periodistas y grupos solidarios y de la sociedad civil que se han reunido para la esperada conferencia Ginebra II, organizada en el marco de las negociaciones de paz sobre Siria.

22 Enero 2014 | Alun McDonald

Recent floods in Gaza drove thousands of people from their homes in the harshest winter in years. Outgoing Oxfam media officer Karl Schembri, has shared with us this piece, his final blog at the end of four years in Gaza. He finds that hope is still alive and people just want to provide a future for their families.

22 Enero 2014 | Shaheen Chughtai

Things are hotting up in Montreux, on Lake Geneva in Switzerland, where Oxfam campaigners are among the hundreds of diplomats, journalists, civil society and solidarity groups gathering for the beginning of the long awaited ‘Geneva II’ peace talks for Syria.

15 Enero 2014 | Grace Cahill

Con apenas tres años de vida y cuando, por fin, sus habitantes están empezando a saber lo qué es la paz, el país más reciente del mundo, Sudán del Sur, vuelve a estar inmerso en la violencia extrema. Desde que comenzaron los combates en Juba, la capital, el 15 de diciembre, cerca de 10.000 personas han sido asesinadas y al menos  400.000 más han huido de sus casas.

15 Enero 2014 | Grace Cahill

Not yet three years old and only beginning to know what peace feels like, the world’s newest country—South Sudan—is again in the throes of extreme violence. Since fighting broke out in Juba, the capital, on December 15, close to 10,000 people have been killed and almost 400,000 others have fled their homes.

Oxfam is working with the UN and other agencies to help families get food, clean water, and sanitation facilities. But the needs of displaced people are increasingly dire.

10 Enero 2014 | Louis Belanger

En tiempos de crisis, siempre son las personas más pobres las que tienen que luchar más duro para afrontarlo y sobrevivir. Ahí es donde entra Oxfam. Otra vez hemos estado ayudando a gente atrapada en las crisis más grandes del mundo este año. 

Distribuir contenido