At any given time, we are responding to over 30 emergency situations. We provide life-saving essentials in the immediate aftermath of a natural disaster and to people affected by conflict, as well as long-term development support. You can help.
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Did you know that at least one in three women will experience some form of violence during their lifetime? It is one of the most widespread violations of human rights and has long-term devastating effects. It is time to say ‘enough is enough’. Join us.
We help people caught up in natural disasters and conflicts across the world with clean water, food, sanitation and protection. At any given time, we are responding to over 30 emergency situations, giving life-saving support to those most in need.
Millions of people are being forced from their homes, risking everything to escape conflict, disaster, poverty or hunger. From those fleeing the war in Syria or climate change-induced droughts, to those stranded in inadequate conditions in Europe, you can help us give life-saving support to refugees in the countries where they need it most.
With no end in sight to the conflict in Syria, hundreds of thousands of people are living in desperate conditions and exposed to continuing violence. Today, half the pre-conflict population of 22 million Syrians have fled their homes and more than 13 million people urgently need your help.
Decenas de libros se han escrito sobre cómo lograr la paz en Colombia, pero generaciones enteras de colombianos aún no la conocen. Hoy, después de más de 50 años de conflicto armado prolongado, incalculables perdidas económicas, cerca de ocho millones de víctimas, e igual número de vidas trastocadas, las y los colombianos se atreven a preguntar ¿cómo será la paz?
América Latina se encuentra ante la encrucijada de un cambio de época. Después de una relativa bonanza en reducción de la pobreza y la desigualdad, hoy la sostenibilidad de estos logros está en cuestión, el tiempo de los altos precios de materias primas se acabó, y desde 2012 va menguando la reducción de la pobreza y la desigualdad, e incluso en varios países estos indicadores empeoran.
Four of the world's biggest drug companies are making billions in profits while cheating poor people, especially women and girls, with sky-high drug prices and dodging hundreds of millions of dollars in taxes. Here's a close look into Oxfam's research that uncovered their dirty little secret.
El permanente dinamismo y cambio que vivimos a raíz del uso extendido del internet y las nuevas tecnologías de información y comunicación (TIC), ha traído consigo nuevas lógicas democráticas que contribuyen a traducir nuestras ideas y expectativas sobre los cambios sociales en acciones concretas.
With the support of Global Affairs Canada, Oxfam is working with community members, partners, and the Government of Jordan to improve water governance. And now the voices of the community's women are being heard.
The B Team, a coalition of forward-looking business leaders including Sir Richard Branson, and Ratan Tata, have announced a new set of principles and commitments on corporate tax. Despite some notable weaknesses, this initiative raises the bar on what constitutes responsible corporate tax behavior.
This World Cancer Day, people across the globe must unite to push for tough actions by governments and UN bodies to change the system that leads to high medicine prices, which prevent patients from getting the treatment that can save their lives.