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Aid and anti-corruption
| May 24, 2010
Join Oxfam America and leading developing world voices for a discussion on how U.S. foreign aid can produce better results by promoting country ownership and bolstering anti-corruption efforts.
Exclusive video from Thao and Dianna Agron!
| May 20, 2010
Check out Oxfam’s exclusive premiere of "Body," the new music video from Thao with the Get Down Stay Down, directed by Dianna Agron of the hit TV show "Glee." Then take action in the fight against poverty and injustice.
Increased international funding needed in climate change legislation
| May 20, 2010
National Press Call - 05/20/2010.
Leaders from religious, national security, development and conservation organizations called on Congress to provide immediate and significant investments for international adaptation solutions as part of a comprehensive climate change legislation.
Can Ghana Beat the ‘Oil Curse’? Countdown to First Oil
| Apr 27, 2010
On April 26, 2010, Oxfam America hosted a panel discussion on the Ghanaian oil industry, scheduled to begin production later this year.
On the ground in Haiti
| Apr 22, 2010
Aimee Ansari, Oxfam's humanitarian policy advisor, answers questions from supporters about Oxfam's emergency response to the January 12 earthquake. Ansari touches on topics ranging from the effects of the rainy season on public health to food supplies and resettlement camps.
Enhancing US aid effectiveness: The state of play and ways forward
| Apr 21, 2010
This panel considers three important policy processes, and the historic opportunity they offer to reshape US foreign assistance and global development policy.
The herder’s life
| Apr 20, 2010
Poor people are already confronting the worst that climate change brings: droughts, floods, severe storms. But they need our help, and we can offer it through passage of a climate bill that provides funding for adaptation.
Fight poverty. Prevent disasters.
| Apr 06, 2010
What makes a disaster? Is it the event itself -- the earthquake, tsunami, or flood? No. It's the tragic consequences: the immense number of lives lost, the people hurt, and communities destroyed.
Aid to Haiti
| Mar 25, 2010
In the wake of Haiti how can we improve aid to developing countries. A discussion with leading development experts on promoting recipient country ownership and building more effective institutions.
Water is life
| Mar 08, 2010
High in the cloud forest of Piura, local communities understand the importance of the area's water and medicinal plants. They warn the proposed Rio Blanco copper mine would be catastrophic to the fragile environment here.