For over a decade, Oxfam America supported Salvadoran civil society organizations by monitoring mining-related activities and has worked to raise awareness of the OceanaGold case with members of the US Congress, who have expressed concerns about mining’s potential impacts in the country. Last week, the country made a historic decision.
After a long and expensive battle, finally a win for the people of El Salvador.
Farmers learn to grow a bumper crop and other tales of fortitude from communities facing the challenges of climate change.
Since she was a child, Suyapa Maldonado has made fighting for the most vulnerable her core mission—and not even hurricanes and the most powerful El Niño on record will make her waiver.
Ensuring countries and communities are prepared for disasters is everyone's responsibility.
Leaders in Puerto de La Libertad, a community frequently in the path of disasters, have taken preparedness into their own hands and it's making all the difference.