In the fight against poverty, women are on the front lines. Each year on March 8, the world stops to celebrate women and their accomplishments for International Women’s Day.
In the last twelve months, people like you have taken nearly 400,000 actions to urge food and beverage companies to respect the rights of small farmers.
"I feel a kindred spirit with farmers all across the world."
Oxfam is helping people access essentials like food and clean water.
Typhoon Haiyan damaged millions of trees—a vital source of income for farmers. Now portable sawmills are helping those farmers turn some of that devastation into profit.
The rice growers I met are moving forward and embracing new techniques.