Samoa index

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Latest news

Cyclone Amos passes Samoa

April 24, 2016

After a night of howling winds, torrential rain and power outages, Samoa has emerged largely unscathed from Cyclone Amos.

Super El Niño hits 4 million across Pacific

October 1, 2015

At least four million people in the Pacific face hunger, water shortages and risk of disease this year and next due to droughts and erratic rains, influenced by climate change and the likely development of a ‘super El Niño’.

Improving disaster relief in the Pacific

December 10, 2014

Award sees Oxfam team up with Deloitte New Zealand to improve disaster relief in the Pacific

Latest blogs

Green energy in the Pacific

September 3, 2014

New Zealand's role in the Pacific renewable energy sector: A guest blog from Aotearoa Youth Leadership Institute

Saving the tava'e

September 1, 2014

Rachael Le Mesurier, Oxfam New Zealand's Executive Director, is at the UN conference on Small Island Developing States in Apia, and here provides an overview of the climate, sea level and other issues that are going to be on the agenda.

Ready to save lives

March 27, 2014

When disaster or conflict strikes, Oxfam responds immediately.

Latest stories

March 6, 2014

Oxfam New Zealand’s partnership with Women in Business Development Incorporated (WIBDI) began in 2001 with an income generation and microfinance project, aimed at improving livelihoods in local communities. For many women it has been a life changing opportunity.

March 5, 2014

Falesina and his wife Kalameli no longer have to drink water contaminated with bacteria. Oxfam's Cyclone Evan response has given them the gift of clean water to improve their health and livelihood.

March 5, 2014

For the first time in his life, Siitageo no longer has to fret about collecting water

Latest document

Entering Uncharted Waters