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Stories & updates
As more Syrian families make their way into Europe, Oxfam is setting up a new program in Serbia to help them cope with the approaching winter.
‘The aid response is faltering due to lack of funds—or more accurately, the lack of political will to loosen up funds.’
As Oxfam publishes its latest ‘fair share’ report on the international response to the conflict in Syria, Maya Mailer, Oxfam’s head of humanitarian policy and campaigns, reflects on the recent display of public solidarity with refugees and asks what, if anything, a single photograph can change.
Myths and facts about the Syria refugee crisis—and why your support matters.
More than four million need a safe haven. The White House proposal to admit just 10,000 Syrians is ‘far short of our fair share.’
As Europe struggles with a vast tide of refugees, Oxfam urges the US to do a great deal more to help resettle them.