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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In the aftermath of Hurricane Katrina, an ignored community in Biloxi bands together

How the community responded to Hurricane Katrina, with help from Oxfam in the agency’s first US disaster response. By Kenny Rae, Oxfam’s Senior Advisor, Public Health Engineering Over the years I’ve seen, and worked in the aftermath of, many natural and man-made disasters:  Afghanistan following the collapse of the Taliban; the impact of the tsunami […] Facebook Twitter Instagram YouTube Google+