UN warns Ebola could infect 10,000 people per week—unless we act now

Economic well-being

The rights of the world’s poorest people are being violated by trade policies, lack of transparency, and limited access to financial services. We believe earning a living and other markers of economic health are more than evidence of well-being, they are rights.

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What it takes to flee

An Oxfam staffer shares her family’s escape from persecution.

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Video: Somalia’s lifeline depends on you

Somali-Americans’ greatest fear isn’t that they won’t be able to find the money to support their families—it’s that US government regulations may prevent them from sending it.