Gulf Coast communities deal with the spill's impact on livelihoods and worry about the recovery process.
In a city already battling poverty and a legacy of severe hurricanes, the BP oil spill could bring a different kind of disaster.
Oxfam supports community efforts to respond to the spill.
What if we could pinpoint who’d be hardest hit by disasters? Thanks to social vulnerability mapping, we can.
Photos from Afghanistan, which paint a grim picture of a country plagued by 30 years of fighting.
Three years after losing everything in Hurricane Katrina, one grassroots leader is harnessing the power of community.