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Stuart October 18, 2016
Written by María José Agejas, Oxfam Intermón Jean Robert looks around, still unable to believe his eyes. ‘I never saw anything like it, the speed of it. Truly terrible.’
Mandy October 5, 2016
Oxfam is working to restore safe water and ensure that people can access sanitation and hygiene supplies after the failed ceasefire in Syria.  
Mandy September 22, 2016
Yesterday, our Executive Director Winnie Byanyima, spoke at the UN summit demanding an end to tax havens. Below is a transcript of her speech. 
Stuart September 20, 2016
We recently received this question via our Twitter account about whether we incorporate permaculture principles into our development work. Hi @oxfamnz , what are you doing to implement permaculture principles for water harvesting in PNG? pic.twitter.com/JU9yaoAl9a
Mandy September 12, 2016
Cyclone Winston was the first ever Category 5 cyclone to hit Fiji. Despite a tiny presence on the island, Oxfam was able to scale up and respond, as Lara McKinley reports  In the aftermath of Cyclone Winston, Oxfam’s Fiji Country Director Dolores Devesi visited Nasiriti, a village nestled in the highlands.
Mandy September 8, 2016
The world is slowly waking up to the desperate crisis growing in West Africa, yet not much is known about the terrible experiences faced by the people affected.
Stuart August 30, 2016
Millions displaced by conflict in Nigeria are seeking shelter wherever they can, and struggling to find enough food to survive. Photo: Ibrahim Dung/Oxfam Conflict leading to food shortages creates serious humanitarian crisis in Nigeria, Lake Chad area. 
Mandy August 19, 2016
  On World Humanitarian Day, we chatted to Oxfam’s veteran field-worker, Carlos Calderon, who in the past 16 years has witnessed the impact of tsunamis, cyclones, radioactive spills, bloody civil wars, devastating droughts and floods across all five continents.     How did you become a humanitarian worker?   
Stuart August 5, 2016
Hey music lovers! Released today (in digital download at least) is Oxfam Presents: Stand as One - Live at Glastonbury 2016. the first live Glastonbury album of its kind. A host of world-famous musicians and the world's best-loved festival #StandAsOne with people forced to flee conflict, disaster and poverty.
Stuart August 5, 2016
Blog by Oxfam Executive Director Winnie Byanyima, published on the World Economic Forum website. The process for arguably the top political job on the planet is well underway. And the time is right for a woman and a feminist to take the helm.

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