A new tool for tackling poverty
| Dec 03, 2010
Using labor to pay for their premiums, poor farmers in Ethiopia earn a measure of security.
Winning the AIDS Fight: How Countries Can Take the Lead
| Nov 23, 2010
Oxfam America hosted a breakfast panel on the role of country ownership in fighting HIV/AIDS on Tuesday, July 20, at the International AIDS Society Conference 2010 in Vienna, Austria.
Sabodala: Poverty in a land of gold
| Nov 22, 2010
In Senegal, a gold mine has displaced farmers from their fields, leaving hundreds without jobs or a decent way to make a living. Oxfam America's partner is helping farmers claim compensation and find alternative income sources.
A better future
| Nov 01, 2010
Oxfam has helped women in a remote part of Afghanistan open a bakery—to earn an income and improve their lives.
Get in the habit
| Oct 22, 2010
Oxfam celebrates Global Handwashing Day 2010 with displaced people at a camp in Haiti’s capital.
Jalala Women's Association
| Oct 19, 2010
In the Shashemene District of Ethiopia, a group of women have joined forces to fight poverty in their community.
Seedlings today, trees tomorrow
| Oct 19, 2010
An erosion control project in the hills of Ethiopia's Siraro District helps families and the land on which they depend.
Oxfam America in Darfur
| Oct 14, 2010
With clean water, fuel-efficient stoves, and vocational programs, Oxfam America and our Sudanese partners are helping hundreds of thousands of people displaced by conflict live safer, more dignified lives.
A very good week
| Oct 12, 2010
During the MDG summit in September, we saw huge progress on the commitment to reduce hunger and poverty--and President Obama announced the first-ever US global development policy.
Victory for oil, mining affected communities
| Sep 19, 2010
Oxfam America thanks the 20,000 supporters who pushed Congress to pass US legislation requiring revenue transparency in the oil,gas, and mining industries.