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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.

First Person blog

5 things to be thankful for right now

Even in a year as tough as 2014, there have been a few bright moments. Here are five positive stories you helped make possible.

News update

For Somalis, the lifeline holds

Somalis facing ongoing conflict and a worsening food crisis can now revel in some good news—thanks to a recent decision by a California bank.

First Person blog

What it takes to flee

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