GROW blog channel http://l.blogs.oxfam/en/blogs/1856 en Inspiration from the streets: Young people are leading the fight for climate action http://l.blogs.oxfam/en/blogs/19-05-23-inspiration-streets-young-people-are-leading-fight-climate-action <div class="field field-name-blog-main-image-absolute"><a href="http://l.blogs.oxfam/en/blogs/19-05-23-inspiration-streets-young-people-are-leading-fight-climate-action"><div class="field field-name-field-main-blog-image"><img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://l.blogs.oxfam/sites/default/files/styles/blogmain-list-embed/public/nepal_-_we_have_to_wake_up_0.jpg?itok=AzfzejSP" width="210" height="110" /></div></a></div><h3 class="title blog-title"><a href="http://l.blogs.oxfam/en/blogs/19-05-23-inspiration-streets-young-people-are-leading-fight-climate-action"><span class="node-type-icon node-type-blog"></span>Blog: Inspiration from the streets: Young people are leading the fight for climate action</a></h3><div class="field field-name-post-date">23 May 2019</div><div class="field field-name-body"><p>Climate change is already devastating the lives of millions of people around the globe, hitting the poorest first and worst. With<span>&nbsp;governments still slow and shy in their response to this global issue, our youth are leading</span><span>&nbsp;people taking to the streets to act on climate!</span></p></div> Thu, 23 May 2019 08:58:10 +0000 Oxfam International 81941 at http://l.blogs.oxfam As children strike around the world, Oxfam calls for climate action http://l.blogs.oxfam/en/blogs/19-03-15-children-strike-around-world-oxfam-calls-climate-action <div class="field field-name-blog-main-image-absolute"><a href="http://l.blogs.oxfam/en/blogs/19-03-15-children-strike-around-world-oxfam-calls-climate-action"><div class="field field-name-field-main-blog-image"><img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://l.blogs.oxfam/sites/default/files/styles/blogmain-list-embed/public/blogimages/main/we-will-not-be-fooled-climate-change-1240x680.jpg?itok=rLl9ji9y" width="210" height="110" alt="Climate strike march, 15 March 2019. Photo: Oxfam Australia" title="Climate strike march, 15 March 2019. Photo: Oxfam Australia" /></div></a></div><h3 class="title blog-title"><a href="http://l.blogs.oxfam/en/blogs/19-03-15-children-strike-around-world-oxfam-calls-climate-action"><span class="node-type-icon node-type-blog"></span>Blog: As children strike around the world, Oxfam calls for climate action</a></h3><div class="field field-name-post-date">15 March 2019</div><div class="field field-name-body"><p><strong>Our children are walking out of school </strong></p></div> Fri, 15 Mar 2019 15:31:52 +0000 Guest Blogger 81897 at http://l.blogs.oxfam Forest as commons and women’s land rights: Reflections from India http://l.blogs.oxfam/en/blogs/19-02-13-forest-commons-and-womens-land-rights-reflections-india <div class="field field-name-blog-main-image-absolute"><a href="http://l.blogs.oxfam/en/blogs/19-02-13-forest-commons-and-womens-land-rights-reflections-india"><div class="field field-name-field-main-blog-image"><img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://l.blogs.oxfam/sites/default/files/styles/blogmain-list-embed/public/blogimages/main/women-saving-trees-india.jpg?itok=2FsidMEr" width="210" height="110" alt="Women in Chhattisgarh collecting forest produces from their village forest. Photo: Oxfam India" title="Women in Chhattisgarh collecting forest produces from their village forest. Photo: Oxfam India" /></div></a></div><h3 class="title blog-title"><a href="http://l.blogs.oxfam/en/blogs/19-02-13-forest-commons-and-womens-land-rights-reflections-india"><span class="node-type-icon node-type-blog"></span>Blog: Forest as commons and women’s land rights: Reflections from India</a></h3><div class="field field-name-post-date">13 February 2019</div><div class="field field-name-body"><p>How can we harness the power of collective rights of marginalized women in India to strengthen, safeguard and enrich their lives and the land, forests and waters they protect?</p> </div> Wed, 13 Feb 2019 16:11:40 +0000 Guest Blogger 81868 at http://l.blogs.oxfam Has justice been served for Berta Cáceres? http://l.blogs.oxfam/en/blogs/18-12-17-has-justice-been-served-berta-caceres <div class="field field-name-blog-main-image-absolute"><a href="http://l.blogs.oxfam/en/blogs/18-12-17-has-justice-been-served-berta-caceres"><div class="field field-name-field-main-blog-image"><img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://l.blogs.oxfam/sites/default/files/styles/blogmain-list-embed/public/blogimages/main/ous_51188_berta-protest-1240x826.jpg?itok=OiX62wjp" width="210" height="110" alt="Berta Cáceres&amp;#039; daughter, Berta Zúñiga Cáceres. Photo: Keith Lane" title="Berta Cáceres&amp;#039; daughter, Berta Zúñiga Cáceres. Photo: Keith Lane" /></div></a></div><h3 class="title blog-title"><a href="http://l.blogs.oxfam/en/blogs/18-12-17-has-justice-been-served-berta-caceres"><span class="node-type-icon node-type-blog"></span>Blog: Has justice been served for Berta Cáceres?</a></h3><div class="field field-name-post-date">17 December 2018</div><div class="field field-name-body"><p>The recent convictions of seven men in Honduras for the 2016 murder of Berta Cáceres is testament to the powerful call for justice that has reverberated around the world. Yet, as Vicki Gass explores, this is only a partial victory and the fight for justice continues.</p> </div> Mon, 17 Dec 2018 16:58:52 +0000 Guest Blogger 81813 at http://l.blogs.oxfam First, Second and Third Degree Burns of Climate Change: New IPCC Report Confirms Degrees Matter http://l.blogs.oxfam/en/blogs/18-10-12-climate-change-new-ipcc-report-confirms-degrees-matter <div class="field field-name-blog-main-image-absolute"><a href="http://l.blogs.oxfam/en/blogs/18-10-12-climate-change-new-ipcc-report-confirms-degrees-matter"><div class="field field-name-field-main-blog-image"><img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://l.blogs.oxfam/sites/default/files/styles/blogmain-list-embed/public/blogimages/main/hotter-hungrier-world-ogb111292-1240x680.jpg?itok=nxYQKyEx" width="210" height="110" alt="Farmers in Ethiopia. Photo: Kieran Doherty/Oxfam, February 2018" title="Farmers in Ethiopia. Photo: Kieran Doherty/Oxfam, February 2018" /></div></a></div><h3 class="title blog-title"><a href="http://l.blogs.oxfam/en/blogs/18-10-12-climate-change-new-ipcc-report-confirms-degrees-matter"><span class="node-type-icon node-type-blog"></span>Blog: First, Second and Third Degree Burns of Climate Change: New IPCC Report Confirms Degrees Matter</a></h3><div class="field field-name-post-date">12 October 2018</div><div class="field field-name-body"><p>Climate change has set our planet on fire, millions are already feeling the impacts, and the IPCC just showed that things can get much worse - if we don't act now.</p></div> Fri, 12 Oct 2018 12:38:44 +0000 Guest Blogger 81755 at http://l.blogs.oxfam Will justice be served in the trial for the killing of Berta Cáceres? http://l.blogs.oxfam/en/blogs/18-09-14-will-justice-be-served-trial-killing-berta-caceres <div class="field field-name-blog-main-image-absolute"><a href="http://l.blogs.oxfam/en/blogs/18-09-14-will-justice-be-served-trial-killing-berta-caceres"><div class="field field-name-field-main-blog-image"><img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://l.blogs.oxfam/sites/default/files/styles/blogmain-list-embed/public/blogimages/main/2015-bertacaceres-goldman-environmental-prize-680x340_0.jpg?itok=zCoMEHIg" width="210" height="110" alt="Berta Caceres. Photo: Goldman Environmental Prize" title="Berta Caceres. Photo: Goldman Environmental Prize" /></div></a></div><h3 class="title blog-title"><a href="http://l.blogs.oxfam/en/blogs/18-09-14-will-justice-be-served-trial-killing-berta-caceres"><span class="node-type-icon node-type-blog"></span>Blog: Will justice be served in the trial for the killing of Berta Cáceres?</a></h3><div class="field field-name-post-date">14 September 2018</div><div class="field field-name-body"><p>With justice so tenuous in Honduras, if this trial is to have any legitimacy, all legal procedures must be followed as required by international and national law.</p></div> Fri, 14 Sep 2018 16:20:59 +0000 Guest Blogger 81708 at http://l.blogs.oxfam Climate change is a symptom of our broken economy http://l.blogs.oxfam/en/blogs/18-09-13-climate-change-symptom-our-broken-economy <div class="field field-name-blog-main-image-absolute"><a href="http://l.blogs.oxfam/en/blogs/18-09-13-climate-change-symptom-our-broken-economy"><div class="field field-name-field-main-blog-image"><img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://l.blogs.oxfam/sites/default/files/styles/blogmain-list-embed/public/blogimages/main/111305lpr-ethiopia-farming-1240x680.jpg?itok=JozwyXap" width="210" height="110" alt="Hasina Begum, Bangladesh, has had to move several times because of river erosion. Photo: Dan Chung/Oxfam" title="Hasina Begum, Bangladesh, has had to move several times because of river erosion. Photo: Dan Chung/Oxfam" /></div></a></div><h3 class="title blog-title"><a href="http://l.blogs.oxfam/en/blogs/18-09-13-climate-change-symptom-our-broken-economy"><span class="node-type-icon node-type-blog"></span>Blog: Climate change is a symptom of our broken economy</a></h3><div class="field field-name-post-date">13 September 2018</div><div class="field field-name-body"><p>Oxfam has been warning for years that climate change would put the fight against hunger back by decades. It's now happening before our eyes. Winnie Byanyima writes from the Global Climate Action Summit 2018, to <span><span>amplify the voices of those most affected by climate change.</span></span></p></div> Thu, 13 Sep 2018 19:50:03 +0000 Winnie Byanyima 81704 at http://l.blogs.oxfam Momentum builds in the fight for land rights in Guatemala: Making us all a bit braver http://l.blogs.oxfam/en/blogs/18-07-20-momentum-builds-fight-land-rights-guatemala-making-us-all-bit-braver <div class="field field-name-blog-main-image-absolute"><a href="http://l.blogs.oxfam/en/blogs/18-07-20-momentum-builds-fight-land-rights-guatemala-making-us-all-bit-braver"><div class="field field-name-field-main-blog-image"><img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://l.blogs.oxfam/sites/default/files/styles/blogmain-list-embed/public/blogimages/main/polochic-4-march-1240x680.jpg?itok=71Hd7d9o" width="210" height="110" alt="The community marching for land rights, Polochic, Guatemala. Photo: Oxfam" title="The community marching for land rights, Polochic, Guatemala. Photo: Oxfam" /></div></a></div><h3 class="title blog-title"><a href="http://l.blogs.oxfam/en/blogs/18-07-20-momentum-builds-fight-land-rights-guatemala-making-us-all-bit-braver"><span class="node-type-icon node-type-blog"></span>Blog: Momentum builds in the fight for land rights in Guatemala: Making us all a bit braver</a></h3><div class="field field-name-post-date">20 July 2018</div><div class="field field-name-body"><p>Continued restoration of land to evicted families in Polochic, Guatemala gives us faith that, in a world of growing restrictions on our civic and human rights, we can continue to fight for justice.</p></div> Fri, 20 Jul 2018 13:58:46 +0000 Guest Blogger 81652 at http://l.blogs.oxfam Another win in the Polochic case in Guatemala, but the fight for land rights continues http://l.blogs.oxfam/en/blogs/18-07-13-another-win-polochic-case-guatemala-fight-land-rights-continues <div class="field field-name-blog-main-image-absolute"><a href="http://l.blogs.oxfam/en/blogs/18-07-13-another-win-polochic-case-guatemala-fight-land-rights-continues"><div class="field field-name-field-main-blog-image"><img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://l.blogs.oxfam/sites/default/files/styles/blogmain-list-embed/public/blogimages/main/polochic-45-certificates-1240.jpg?itok=0_8i8UnH" width="210" height="110" alt="134 more rural indigenous families finally get their own land. Photo: Oxfam" title="134 more rural indigenous families finally get their own land. Photo: Oxfam" /></div></a></div><h3 class="title blog-title"><a href="http://l.blogs.oxfam/en/blogs/18-07-13-another-win-polochic-case-guatemala-fight-land-rights-continues"><span class="node-type-icon node-type-blog"></span>Blog: Another win in the Polochic case in Guatemala, but the fight for land rights continues</a></h3><div class="field field-name-post-date">13 July 2018</div><div class="field field-name-body"><p>Some good news this week from Polochic in Guatemala: 134 new rural indigenous families are finally getting their own land, seven years after they were violently evicted to make way for a sugar mill. But with more than half of the families evicted still without land, the fight continues.</p></div> Fri, 13 Jul 2018 17:17:14 +0000 Guest Blogger 81640 at http://l.blogs.oxfam The food system at a turning point: now is the time for agroecology http://l.blogs.oxfam/en/blogs/18-05-17-food-system-turning-point-now-time-agroecology <div class="field field-name-blog-main-image-absolute"><a href="http://l.blogs.oxfam/en/blogs/18-05-17-food-system-turning-point-now-time-agroecology"><div class="field field-name-field-main-blog-image"><img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://l.blogs.oxfam/sites/default/files/styles/blogmain-list-embed/public/blogimages/main/90069lpr-neema-farmer-woman-drc-1240x680_0.jpg?itok=JBA240WQ" width="210" height="110" alt="Neem Mibimba, 28 is President of the Women&amp;#039;s Forum, Boporo camp, Eastern DRC. Credit: Eleanor Farmer/Oxfam, December 2014" title="Neem Mibimba, 28 is President of the Women&amp;#039;s Forum, Boporo camp, Eastern DRC. Credit: Eleanor Farmer/Oxfam, December 2014" /></div></a></div><h3 class="title blog-title"><a href="http://l.blogs.oxfam/en/blogs/18-05-17-food-system-turning-point-now-time-agroecology"><span class="node-type-icon node-type-blog"></span>Blog: The food system at a turning point: now is the time for agroecology</a></h3><div class="field field-name-post-date">17 May 2018</div><div class="field field-name-body"><p>Now it is the time to scale-up the implementation of agroecology:&nbsp;international recognition of agroecology as a key paradigm to achieve a sustainable food system has never been greater.</p></div> Thu, 17 May 2018 16:06:57 +0000 Isabelle Tallec 81544 at http://l.blogs.oxfam EU proposal aims to end human suffering behind your dinner plate http://l.blogs.oxfam/en/blogs/18-04-12-eu-proposal-aims-end-human-suffering-behind-your-dinner-plate <div class="field field-name-blog-main-image-absolute"><a href="http://l.blogs.oxfam/en/blogs/18-04-12-eu-proposal-aims-end-human-suffering-behind-your-dinner-plate"><div class="field field-name-field-main-blog-image"><img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://l.blogs.oxfam/sites/default/files/styles/blogmain-list-embed/public/blogimages/main/cashew_colourful_bowls_forblog.jpg?itok=TrnnjWTP" width="210" height="110" alt="Workers peeling and sorting cashews in a cashew processing factory. From: Traidcraft Exchange" title="Workers peeling and sorting cashews in a cashew processing factory. From: Traidcraft Exchange" /></div></a></div><h3 class="title blog-title"><a href="http://l.blogs.oxfam/en/blogs/18-04-12-eu-proposal-aims-end-human-suffering-behind-your-dinner-plate"><span class="node-type-icon node-type-blog"></span>Blog: EU proposal aims to end human suffering behind your dinner plate</a></h3><div class="field field-name-post-date">12 April 2018</div><div class="field field-name-body"><p><span>EU supermarkets abuse their huge purchasing power. Workers in developing countries suffer as a result. New legislation on unfair trading practices in the food supply chain proposed by the European Commission is a good start, but must go further to protect people in poverty.</span></p></div> Thu, 12 Apr 2018 14:33:18 +0000 Marc-Olivier Herman 81477 at http://l.blogs.oxfam Why the US is now more isolated than ever in the climate change fight http://l.blogs.oxfam/en/blogs/17-11-08-why-us-now-more-isolated-than-ever-climate-change-fight <div class="field field-name-blog-main-image-absolute"><a href="http://l.blogs.oxfam/en/blogs/17-11-08-why-us-now-more-isolated-than-ever-climate-change-fight"><div class="field field-name-field-main-blog-image"><img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://l.blogs.oxfam/sites/default/files/styles/blogmain-list-embed/public/blogimages/main/95894lpr-face-1240.jpg?itok=DzPmkBuz" width="210" height="110" alt="Malaiko lives in Bislie IDP center, Siti region, Ethiopia. Credit: Abiy Getahun/Oxfam" title="Malaiko lives in Bislie IDP center, Siti region, Ethiopia. Credit: Abiy Getahun/Oxfam" /></div></a></div><h3 class="title blog-title"><a href="http://l.blogs.oxfam/en/blogs/17-11-08-why-us-now-more-isolated-than-ever-climate-change-fight"><span class="node-type-icon node-type-blog"></span>Blog: Why the US is now more isolated than ever in the climate change fight </a></h3><div class="field field-name-post-date">8 November 2017</div><div class="field field-name-body"><p>With Syria's announcement today that it will join the Paris Agreement on climate change, the US is the only country leaving this key global agreement. So what does this really mean?</p> </div> Wed, 08 Nov 2017 16:40:00 +0000 Guest Blogger 81285 at http://l.blogs.oxfam What to watch for at the UN’s climate change conference, COP23 in Bonn http://l.blogs.oxfam/en/blogs/17-10-30-what-watch-un-climate-change-conference-cop23-bonn <div class="field field-name-blog-main-image-absolute"><a href="http://l.blogs.oxfam/en/blogs/17-10-30-what-watch-un-climate-change-conference-cop23-bonn"><div class="field field-name-field-main-blog-image"><img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://l.blogs.oxfam/sites/default/files/styles/blogmain-list-embed/public/blogimages/main/108425-south-asia-floods.jpeg?itok=LzWxhzQW" width="210" height="110" alt="Communities affected by the floods in Assam, India. Photo: Oxfam India" title="Communities affected by the floods in Assam, India. Photo: Oxfam India" /></div></a></div><h3 class="title blog-title"><a href="http://l.blogs.oxfam/en/blogs/17-10-30-what-watch-un-climate-change-conference-cop23-bonn"><span class="node-type-icon node-type-blog"></span>Blog: What to watch for at the UN’s climate change conference, COP23 in Bonn</a></h3><div class="field field-name-post-date">30 October 2017</div><div class="field field-name-body"><p>When the <a href="http://unfccc.int/paris_agree&lt;/body&gt;&lt;/html&gt;"></a></p></div> Mon, 30 Oct 2017 06:57:28 +0000 Guest Blogger 81267 at http://l.blogs.oxfam The power of people against injustice in Honduras http://l.blogs.oxfam/en/blogs/17-08-15-power-people-against-injustice-honduras <div class="field field-name-blog-main-image-absolute"><a href="http://l.blogs.oxfam/en/blogs/17-08-15-power-people-against-injustice-honduras"><div class="field field-name-field-main-blog-image"><img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://l.blogs.oxfam/sites/default/files/styles/blogmain-list-embed/public/blogimages/main/en-open-2017-08-16-agua-zarca-voith-siemens-win-blog2.jpg?itok=ZuTAk0uG" width="210" height="110" alt="Campaign win: Voith-Hydro quits Agua Zarca dam project" title="Campaign win: Voith-Hydro quits Agua Zarca dam project" /></div></a></div><h3 class="title blog-title"><a href="http://l.blogs.oxfam/en/blogs/17-08-15-power-people-against-injustice-honduras"><span class="node-type-icon node-type-blog"></span>Blog: The power of people against injustice in Honduras</a></h3><div class="field field-name-post-date">15 August 2017</div><div class="field field-name-body"><p>Following months of public pressure, Voith-Hydro is the latest company to quit the controversial Agua Zarca dam project in Honduras. So how did Oxfam supporters help make this happen?</p></div> Tue, 15 Aug 2017 16:01:53 +0000 Georgi York 81177 at http://l.blogs.oxfam Indigenous rights must come before profits http://l.blogs.oxfam/en/blogs/17-08-08-indigenous-rights-must-come-profits <div class="field field-name-blog-main-image-absolute"><a href="http://l.blogs.oxfam/en/blogs/17-08-08-indigenous-rights-must-come-profits"><div class="field field-name-field-main-blog-image"><img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://l.blogs.oxfam/sites/default/files/styles/blogmain-list-embed/public/blogimages/main/child_pastaza_river_peru_ma.jpg?itok=EAfCjIXz" width="210" height="110" alt="Child travelling along the Pastaza River in Loreto, Peru. Photo: Percy Ramirez" title="Child travelling on a boat along the Pastaza River in Loreto, Peru. Photo: Percy Ramirez" /></div></a></div><h3 class="title blog-title"><a href="http://l.blogs.oxfam/en/blogs/17-08-08-indigenous-rights-must-come-profits"><span class="node-type-icon node-type-blog"></span>Blog: Indigenous rights must come before profits</a></h3><div class="field field-name-post-date">7 August 2017</div><div class="field field-name-body"><p>Deep in the Amazon rainforest in Peru, indigenous communities have lived off their lands for generations. But for over 45 years, they have been devastated by the consequences of oil exploitation on their lands. Tell the Peruvian government that this indifference has gone on long enough. </p> </div> Mon, 07 Aug 2017 22:00:00 +0000 Guest Blogger 81168 at http://l.blogs.oxfam Colombia's challenge: addressing land inequality and consolidating peace http://l.blogs.oxfam/en/blogs/17-07-06-colombias-challenge-addressing-land-inequality-consolidating-peace <div class="field field-name-blog-main-image-absolute"><a href="http://l.blogs.oxfam/en/blogs/17-07-06-colombias-challenge-addressing-land-inequality-consolidating-peace"><div class="field field-name-field-main-blog-image"><img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://l.blogs.oxfam/sites/default/files/styles/blogmain-list-embed/public/blogimages/main/foto_blog_colombia_radiografia_tierras_680x340_0.jpg?itok=nKiNJ6F8" width="210" height="110" alt="Colombia woman farmer. Credit: Oxfam" title="Colombia woman farmer. Credit: Oxfam" /></div></a></div><h3 class="title blog-title"><a href="http://l.blogs.oxfam/en/blogs/17-07-06-colombias-challenge-addressing-land-inequality-consolidating-peace"><span class="node-type-icon node-type-blog"></span>Blog: Colombia's challenge: addressing land inequality and consolidating peace</a></h3><div class="field field-name-post-date">6 July 2017</div><div class="field field-name-body"><p>Colombia has the most unequal distribution of land in Latin America, yet equitable access to land is a decisive factor for consolidating peace in Colombia.</p></div> Thu, 06 Jul 2017 15:47:13 +0000 Stephanie Burgos 81131 at http://l.blogs.oxfam The toxic legacy of palm oil in Guatemala http://l.blogs.oxfam/en/blogs/17-04-05-toxic-legacy-palm-oil-guatemala <div class="field field-name-blog-main-image-absolute"><a href="http://l.blogs.oxfam/en/blogs/17-04-05-toxic-legacy-palm-oil-guatemala"><div class="field field-name-field-main-blog-image"><img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://l.blogs.oxfam/sites/default/files/styles/blogmain-list-embed/public/blogimages/main/palm-1464662_1920-1240x680.jpg?itok=PPIP6coL" width="210" height="110" alt="Palm oil seeds." title="Palm oil seeds." /></div></a></div><h3 class="title blog-title"><a href="http://l.blogs.oxfam/en/blogs/17-04-05-toxic-legacy-palm-oil-guatemala"><span class="node-type-icon node-type-blog"></span>Blog: The toxic legacy of palm oil in Guatemala</a></h3><div class="field field-name-post-date">5 April 2017</div><div class="field field-name-body"><p>Ensuring sustainability in Guatemala's palm oil sector requires meaningful social and ecological reform.</p> </div> Wed, 05 Apr 2017 11:50:47 +0000 Guest Blogger 81006 at http://l.blogs.oxfam Land and inequality in Latin America: a harsh reality unearthed http://l.blogs.oxfam/en/blogs/16-11-30-land-and-inequality-latin-america-harsh-reality-unearthed <div class="field field-name-blog-main-image-absolute"><a href="http://l.blogs.oxfam/en/blogs/16-11-30-land-and-inequality-latin-america-harsh-reality-unearthed"><div class="field field-name-field-main-blog-image"><img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://l.blogs.oxfam/sites/default/files/styles/blogmain-list-embed/public/blogimages/main/89478lpr-bolivia-farm-1240x680.jpg?itok=dpN5Vrh-" width="210" height="110" alt="Farming in Bolivia. Photo: Oxfam" title="Farming in Bolivia. Photo: Oxfam" /></div></a></div><h3 class="title blog-title"><a href="http://l.blogs.oxfam/en/blogs/16-11-30-land-and-inequality-latin-america-harsh-reality-unearthed"><span class="node-type-icon node-type-blog"></span>Blog: Land and inequality in Latin America: a harsh reality unearthed</a></h3><div class="field field-name-post-date">30 November 2016</div><div class="field field-name-body"><p>Land inequality in Latin America is worse today than in decades, with women being particularly marginalized. The future of sustainable and inclusive development of much of the continent depends on redressing this.</p></div> Wed, 30 Nov 2016 17:40:57 +0000 Stephanie Burgos 71941 at http://l.blogs.oxfam 5 key takeaways from COP22 http://l.blogs.oxfam/en/blogs/16-11-24-5-key-takeaways-cop22 <div class="field field-name-blog-main-image-absolute"><a href="http://l.blogs.oxfam/en/blogs/16-11-24-5-key-takeaways-cop22"><div class="field field-name-field-main-blog-image"><img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://l.blogs.oxfam/sites/default/files/styles/blogmain-list-embed/public/blogimages/main/cop22-facebook-1220x763.jpg?itok=WWYskDYd" width="210" height="110" alt="COP22 in Morocco, Nov 2016" title="COP22 in Morocco, Nov 2016" /></div></a></div><h3 class="title blog-title"><a href="http://l.blogs.oxfam/en/blogs/16-11-24-5-key-takeaways-cop22"><span class="node-type-icon node-type-blog"></span>Blog: 5 key takeaways from COP22</a></h3><div class="field field-name-post-date">24 November 2016</div><div class="field field-name-body"><p>COP22 was a defiant call to action from developing countries in the wake of the US election result, while rich countries continued to neglect the need for new funds to support those most vulnerable to climate change.</p> </div> Thu, 24 Nov 2016 13:06:28 +0000 Sarah Watson 71253 at http://l.blogs.oxfam Poverty and drought in Honduras: Women share their situation with Mary Robinson http://l.blogs.oxfam/en/blogs/16-08-25-poverty-and-drought-honduras-women-share-their-situation-mary-robinson <div class="field field-name-blog-main-image-absolute"><a href="http://l.blogs.oxfam/en/blogs/16-08-25-poverty-and-drought-honduras-women-share-their-situation-mary-robinson"><div class="field field-name-field-main-blog-image"><img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://l.blogs.oxfam/sites/default/files/styles/blogmain-list-embed/public/blogimages/main/img_0602.jpg?itok=2TSZ6KJj" width="210" height="110" alt="Mary Robinson visita la comunidad de Langue, en Honduras." title="Durante la visita, la señora Robinson tuvo la oportunidad de entrevistarse con un grupo de mujeres de la comunidad de Langue, en el departamento de Nacaome, Sur de Honduras, y que han sido severamente afectadas por el fenómeno de El Niño." /></div></a></div><h3 class="title blog-title"><a href="http://l.blogs.oxfam/en/blogs/16-08-25-poverty-and-drought-honduras-women-share-their-situation-mary-robinson"><span class="node-type-icon node-type-blog"></span>Blog: Poverty and drought in Honduras: Women share their situation with Mary Robinson</a></h3><div class="field field-name-post-date">26 August 2016</div><div class="field field-name-body"><p>Small communities in the dry corridor in Honduras are the most affected. The drought has affected livelihoods, specially women´s, and has brought an economic crisis for many homes and migration to already overpopulated cities. Mary Robinson, United Nations special envoy for El Niño and climate change, met some women in Lange, Honduras.</p></div> Thu, 25 Aug 2016 23:19:06 +0000 Damaris Castillo 59294 at http://l.blogs.oxfam Murdered after campaigning for justice http://l.blogs.oxfam/en/blogs/16-04-07-murdered-after-campaigning-justice <div class="field field-name-blog-main-image-absolute"><a href="http://l.blogs.oxfam/en/blogs/16-04-07-murdered-after-campaigning-justice"><div class="field field-name-field-main-blog-image"><img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://l.blogs.oxfam/sites/default/files/styles/blogmain-list-embed/public/blogimages/main/2015-bertacaceres-goldman-environmental-prize-680x340.jpg?itok=G1Hc1rzV" width="210" height="110" alt="Le 2 mars dernier, Berta Cáceres, militante hondurienne du droit à la terre, a été assassinée en pleine nuit. " title="Le 2 mars dernier, Berta Cáceres, militante hondurienne du droit à la terre, a été assassinée en pleine nuit. " /></div></a></div><h3 class="title blog-title"><a href="http://l.blogs.oxfam/en/blogs/16-04-07-murdered-after-campaigning-justice"><span class="node-type-icon node-type-blog"></span>Blog: Murdered after campaigning for justice</a></h3><div class="field field-name-post-date">7 April 2016</div><div class="field field-name-body"><p>The recent assassinations of Berta Cáceres and Nelson García highlight the extreme violence and intimidation that many indigenous land rights activists face every day. It also underscores the urgent need for companies in the Agua Zarca hydropower project in Honduras to fully and permanently withdraw their involvement.</p></div> Thu, 07 Apr 2016 08:53:25 +0000 Guest Blogger 43706 at http://l.blogs.oxfam "Don’t forget rural Cuba!” http://l.blogs.oxfam/en/blogs/16-04-01-dont-forget-rural-cuba <div class="field field-name-blog-main-image-absolute"><a href="http://l.blogs.oxfam/en/blogs/16-04-01-dont-forget-rural-cuba"><div class="field field-name-field-main-blog-image"><img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://l.blogs.oxfam/sites/default/files/styles/blogmain-list-embed/public/blogimages/main/oxfam-cuba-rural-women-jerome-680x340.jpg?itok=Ya5TIBCo" width="210" height="110" alt="Una mujer mira al horizonte en una zona rural de Cuba." title="Una mujer mira al horizonte en una zona rural de Cuba." /></div></a></div><h3 class="title blog-title"><a href="http://l.blogs.oxfam/en/blogs/16-04-01-dont-forget-rural-cuba"><span class="node-type-icon node-type-blog"></span>Blog: "Don’t forget rural Cuba!” </a></h3><div class="field field-name-post-date">1 April 2016</div><div class="field field-name-body"><p>Old Havana was packed with smiles and black umbrellas. To the outside observer, it’s impossible to tell that Cuba is going through its worst drought in over a century.</p> </div> Fri, 01 Apr 2016 07:48:35 +0000 Jérôme Fauré 43100 at http://l.blogs.oxfam Drought stings Southern Africa: The region’s leadership must act now as millions face food crisis http://l.blogs.oxfam/en/blogs/16-03-15-drought-stings-southern-africa-regions-leadership-must-act-food-crisis <div class="field field-name-blog-main-image-absolute"><a href="http://l.blogs.oxfam/en/blogs/16-03-15-drought-stings-southern-africa-regions-leadership-must-act-food-crisis"><div class="field field-name-field-main-blog-image"><img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://l.blogs.oxfam/sites/default/files/styles/blogmain-list-embed/public/blogimages/main/69633lpr-farming-zimbabwe-1240x680_0.jpg?itok=arChal_0" width="210" height="110" alt="Farming in Zimbabwe. Photo: Oxfam" title="Farming in Zimbabwe. Photo: Oxfam" /></div></a></div><h3 class="title blog-title"><a href="http://l.blogs.oxfam/en/blogs/16-03-15-drought-stings-southern-africa-regions-leadership-must-act-food-crisis"><span class="node-type-icon node-type-blog"></span>Blog: Drought stings Southern Africa: The region’s leadership must act now as millions face food crisis</a></h3><div class="field field-name-post-date">15 March 2016</div><div class="field field-name-body"><p>Around 28 million people in Southern Africa now face alarming levels of hunger and food insecurity. The Southern African Development Committee's declaration of a regional emergency must be a clarion call for donors, national governments and the humanitarian community to act faster.</p> </div> Tue, 15 Mar 2016 11:13:41 +0000 Guest Blogger 41620 at http://l.blogs.oxfam El Niño and Climate change: All you need to know http://l.blogs.oxfam/en/blogs/16-02-02-el-nino-climate-change-all-you-need-know <div class="field field-name-blog-main-image-absolute"><a href="http://l.blogs.oxfam/en/blogs/16-02-02-el-nino-climate-change-all-you-need-know"><div class="field field-name-field-main-blog-image"><img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://l.blogs.oxfam/sites/default/files/styles/blogmain-list-embed/public/blogimages/main/95923lpr-collecting-water-1240x680.jpg?itok=XGmMhZfi" width="210" height="110" alt="Oxfam is providing clean water for the IDP (internally displaced people) centers, in three drought-hit regions of Ethiopia. Photo: Abiy Getahun/Oxfam" title="Oxfam is providing clean water for the IDP (internally displaced people) centers, in three drought-hit regions of Ethiopia. Photo: Abiy Getahun/Oxfam" /></div></a></div><h3 class="title blog-title"><a href="http://l.blogs.oxfam/en/blogs/16-02-02-el-nino-climate-change-all-you-need-know"><span class="node-type-icon node-type-blog"></span>Blog: El Niño and Climate change: All you need to know</a></h3><div class="field field-name-post-date">2 February 2016</div><div class="field field-name-body"><p>A super El Niño weather system is causing extreme weather in many parts of the world, including drought and flooding. The poorest and most vulnerable people are being hit hardest, leaving millions facing water shortages, hunger and disease.</p></div> Tue, 02 Feb 2016 10:37:35 +0000 Guest Blogger 36986 at http://l.blogs.oxfam Experts say inaction on climate change is top global risk for the next decade http://l.blogs.oxfam/en/blogs/16-01-15-experts-say-inaction-climate-change-top-global-risk-next-decade <div class="field field-name-blog-main-image-absolute"><a href="http://l.blogs.oxfam/en/blogs/16-01-15-experts-say-inaction-climate-change-top-global-risk-next-decade"><div class="field field-name-field-main-blog-image"><img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://l.blogs.oxfam/sites/default/files/styles/blogmain-list-embed/public/blogimages/main/95915lpr-fatuma-cow-1240x680_0.jpg?itok=Xygi1DcX" width="210" height="110" alt="Fatuma Roble Maidane, of Fadeto IDP center, Ethiopia. Dec 2015 Photo: Abiy Getahun/Oxfam" title="Fatuma Roble Maidane, of Fadeto IDP center, Ethiopia. Dec 2015 Photo: Abiy Getahun/Oxfam" /></div></a></div><h3 class="title blog-title"><a href="http://l.blogs.oxfam/en/blogs/16-01-15-experts-say-inaction-climate-change-top-global-risk-next-decade"><span class="node-type-icon node-type-blog"></span>Blog: Experts say inaction on climate change is top global risk for the next decade</a></h3><div class="field field-name-post-date">15 January 2016</div><div class="field field-name-body"><p>For the first time, the flagship Global Risk Report of the World Economic Forum has found that insufficient action on climate change is the greatest threat to societal stability the world faces.</p></div> Fri, 15 Jan 2016 17:51:48 +0000 Celine Charveriat 35074 at http://l.blogs.oxfam