Help save lives

When disaster strikes, Oxfam's worldwide network of partners is already on the scene, prepared to provide lifesaving assistance. Once the immediate danger has passed, we seek out the root causes of crises and work to bring about lasting change.

Mother and child walking in Eastern Samar, the Philippines after Typhoon Haiyan. Photo: Jire Carreon/Oxfam

Syria crisis

Fierce fighting in Syria has uprooted millions of people. Oxfam is delivering lifesaving essentials to families in the region.

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Conflict in South Sudan - Children carrying water jugs

Conflict in South Sudan

Violence erupted in South Sudan in December 2013, and more than half a million people have fled their homes. Oxfam is rushing food and clean water to crowded makeshift camps, and working to prevent disease outbreaks.

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Saving lives 24/7

Some disasters can’t be prevented—or imagined in advance. But as soon as they strike, Oxfam needs to be ready to respond. Lives depend on it.

Your gift to Oxfam’s Saving Lives 24/7 Fund will go directly toward our emergency work, present and future, so that when crises erupt, we're ready to spring into action.

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