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Mobilising the power of people against poverty.

What we do


About us

Oxfam is a world-wide development organisation that mobilises the power of people against poverty. Oxfam New Zealand plays a vital role in this work.

Where we work

Where we work

Together with our local partners, we work in more than 90 countries as part of the Oxfam International confederation, to tackle the root causes of poverty and respond to emergencies.

Learn how we empower people to overcome poverty and injustice.

Ending poverty & inequality

We work with some the world’s most vulnerable communities to provide people with the tools, education, experience, and knowledge to help them work their way out of poverty.

Emergency relief

Emergency relief

When disaster strikes, we move quickly to provide life-saving assistance to people in need. Your contributions make all the difference.


Campaign with us

Do you want to change your world? Join our call to world leaders, governments, and businesses to play their part in tackling poverty and building a safer, fairer world for everyone.