Resarch & publications
Research and publications
As people living in poverty face growing inequality, civil unrest, market volatility, and natural disasters driven by climate change, Oxfam remains steadfast in its commitment to lasting change.
Step by step, people like Sangita Thami, a Nepal earthquake survivor, are learning new skills they can use to improve their lives.
Widespread drought in Ethiopia has left many farmers without crops this harvest season, but through Oxfam’s rural resilience program, some growers are exercising new entrepreneurial muscle.
Developing countries are producing trillions of dollars in oil and minerals each year, generating massive revenues that could help build schools, hospitals, and roads.
An end-line evaluation of the Strengthening Ethiopian Agricultural Extension System’s (SEAES) Project
The role of local institutions in accountable natural resource management in Peru, Senegal, Ghana and Tanzania
Ensuring equality in land rights and reconstruction in Nepal
Tools for activists
Oxfam's toolkit, “How to host an Oxfam America Hunger Banquet,” is the essential resource for your event. It includes a step-by-step planning guide, a suggested script, insider tips, and much more. We've updated the toolkit with new information for 2015, so make sure to get the latest version!
461 Economists call for urgent action against excessive speculation on food commodities
Countless women around the world are building successful small businesses. But the odds against women entrepreneurs in many developing countries can be staggering. Often, they face limited access to credit and property, household obligations that consume their waking hours, and cultural standards that discriminate against them. Oxfam’s Women in Small Enterprise (WISE) celebrates those women who have defied the odds and creates partnerships that ease their path to further growth
Retrospective overview of indigenous movements in the Andean Region