The power of people

Nelson Mandela said, “Like slavery and apartheid, poverty is not natural. It is man-made and it can be overcome and eradicated by the actions of human beings.” Whoever you are, you are critical to the global movement for change.

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“I fear for my mother every day”

On International Women’s Day, we honored three women whose commitment to peace and justice is unwavering, even in the face of violence.

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Green Climate Fund brings a little optimism

I frequently worry about how poor farmers will adapt to climate change, but recent legislation gives me hope that there will be resources to help them.

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Oxfam’s New Year’s Resolutions for 2016

Happy New Year! Just like individuals need to shake off the holidays and think about the opportunities of a fresh year, organizations ought to take stock and decide where they want to put extra effort. Here's our list for 2016.

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