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September 18, 2018

The world’s biggest pharmaceutical companies who are behind some of New Zealand’s most trusted brands – including Neutrogena, BAND-AID, Johnson’s Baby and Chap Stick - appear to be unfairly avoiding an estimated NZ$21million in tax per year in New Zealand, reveals new research from Oxfam today.  

September 17, 2018

Oxfam staff on the ground in Cagayan, Philippines have reported complete devastation of crops and significant damage to critical infrastructure like roads and bridges in the aftermath of Typhoon Mangkhut.

September 15, 2018

The joint assessment teams of Oxfam and its partner, Citizens’ Disaster Response Center (CDRC), witnessed the destructive force of Ompong, known internationally as Super Typhoon Mangkhut.

September 14, 2018

Oxfam and its local partners are on high alert and ready to respond to Super Typhoon Mangkhut, known locally as Typhoon Ompong, if needed.

September 13, 2018

Oxfam and partner staff in the Philippines are preparing to respond to Super Typhoon Mangkhut as it barrels towards the north of the country.

September 12, 2018

The United Nation today published its annual report on global food security and nutrition, estimating that 821 million people were undernourished in 2017. 

September 6, 2018

August has been the bloodiest month this year for civilians in Yemen due to a combination of the warring parties’ reckless disregard for civilian lives and the failure of their political backers to offer any action to prevent the carnage said Oxfam today.

August 22, 2018

Strong earthquakes and aftershocks continued to rattle Lombok sending its people, already reeling from the massive destruction in the previous weeks, running scared for their lives. 

August 20, 2018

Oxfam India is preparing emergency relief and assistance for people affected by one of the worst floods in the history of Kerala. The floods have affected more then one million people, left hundreds of thousands homeless and claimed the lives of 324 people to date. 

August 20, 2018

Oxfam is working with supporters, local organisations and refugees to tailor its humanitarian response to more effectively support women and girls.

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