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Oxfam on flood watch in Solomon Islands

July 2, 2015

Oxfam is monitoring Tropical Storm Raquel, which has the potential to see a repeat of the type of flash flooding in the Solomon Islands that caused extensive damage to Honiara last year.

Oxfam accepts cheque from Pacific Corporation Foundation for Solomon’s recovery work

July 25, 2014

Oxfam New Zealand has accepted a cheque for almost $1000 today from the Pacific Corporation Foundation toward recovery efforts in the Solomon Islands, following April’s flash flooding that left thousands homeless.

Solomons floods: floods update

July 9, 2014

When disastrous flooding hit the Solomon Islands, your donations helped provide emergency assistance and continue to help people rebuild their means of earning a living.

Latest blogs

After the floods

January 15, 2016

In the Solomon Islands, flash flooding turned lives upside down in 2014, but communities are working hand-in-hand with Oxfam to build back better.

Human Rights Day

December 10, 2014

Today is Human Rights Day. Back in 1950, the UN General Assembly proclaimed December 10 as Human rights Day and since then it has served as an annual marker to highlight the Universal Declaration of Human Rights as the common standard of achievement for all peoples and all nations.

How do you stop gender violence?

December 3, 2014

Raising awareness and changing behaviours in Solomon Islands