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  1. Fact sheet

    Where's all the money?

    Developing countries are producing trillions of dollars in oil and minerals each year, generating massive revenues that could help build schools, hospitals, and roads.

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    Oxfam America

    Learn more about Oxfam’s work to right the wrong of poverty and your crucial role in helping people living in poverty to change their lives.

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    Nepal Earthquakes

    The powerful earthquakes that struck Nepal in April and May 2015 took thousands of lives and reduced entire communities to rubble.

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    Oil, gas and mining industries: Women's rights at risk

    It’s a 21st-century paradox: Countries endowed with oil, gas, and mineral resources frequently suffer in poverty—and women are disproportionately affected.

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    Haiti Progress Report 2014

    On Jan. 12, 2010, a massive earthquake hit Haiti's capital of Port-au-Prince, killing 220,000 people, injuring 300,000, and severely damaging great swaths of the city. While enormous challenges remain as the country continues its recovery, Oxfam is committed to helping Haitians and their government build a stronger, more resilient nation.

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    Inequality and Extreme Poverty

    The rigged rules of our economic and political system hold our economy back and make it tough for hardworking people to get ahead. But there are practical, smart reforms that will help reduce inequality and level the playing field—so people everywhere can prosper.

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