Resarch & publications
Research and publications
Over the past year, we have witnessed heartbreaking tragedies and the effects of power imbalances around the world and here in the United States. Whether caused by nature, by violence, or by greed, all require action. Oxfam America is taking action and—through the efforts of many—we are making a difference.
Guardians of the Mekong
A simple structure helps farmers store their harvests, allowing them to get both better prices and better access to loans, and helps a village fight hunger.
The powerful earthquakes that struck Nepal in April and May 2015 took thousands of lives and reduced entire communities to rubble.
An external evaluation of the first three years of Oxfam’s Global Leaders Empowered to Alleviate Poverty (LEAP) programs funded by the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation
Quarterly Report | April - June 2015
Millions of poor people face hunger and poverty this year and next because of droughts and erratic rains as global temperatures reach new records, and because of the onset of a powerful El Niño – the climate phenomenon that develops in the tropical Pacific and brings extreme weather to several regions of the world.
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
Investments in women and girls pay handsome returns—for everyone.
How active citizens and effective states can change the world.