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April 10, 2014

There is growing concern around the lack of clean water and sanitation in the region

April 9, 2014

Here are some of the latest news items about the Solomons Island floods and Oxfam's response.

April 7, 2014

Oxfam Trailwalker team Cool Runnings, has tonight made history, becoming the first team to cross the finish line in the fastest time, two years in a row.

April 6, 2014

Tens of thousands of people in and around Honiara have been left homeless by the recent flash flooding and heavy rains in Solomon Islands. Entire communities have been swept away, major access bridges have collapsed and roads have been destroyed with areas of the city isolated by the destruction.

April 4, 2014

Initial reports are that 16 people have died, thousands of people have been evacuated and hundreds of homes have been destroyed in flash flooding in the Solomon Islands’ capital of Honiara, where there has been extremely heavy rain over several days.

April 2, 2014

Over 250 teams walked 100 km in Taupo. Re-live the action in our live blog.

April 1, 2014

Climate change is already making it harder for millions to feed their families. We will not stand by and watch this happen.

March 31, 2014

IPCC final report concludes with heightened warning of severe climate impacts on food; Oxfam says time for inaction is over

March 25, 2014

Climate change could put back the fight against hunger by decades but our global food system is woefully unprepared to cope with the challenge, said Oxfam today

March 20, 2014

The escalating violence that has gripped Darfur in recent weeks has forced over 100,000 civilians to flee their homes and villages. Many of the Darfuris who have fled have no access to essential humanitarian assistance and are unable to reach safety. Oxfam has launched a response aimed at reaching more than 90,000 people with clean water, emergency latrines, and critical supplies like plastic sheeting for shelter and soap to help prevent outbreaks of disease.

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