Research and publications

Search impact updates

  1. Impact update

    In Peru, local women take aim at dengue

    When Batán Grande, Peru, became a hotspot for dengue, a debilitating and sometimes deadly mosquito-borne disease, women stepped up and put an end to the outbreak.

  2. Impact update

    Saving for a dream

    Young people in Cambodia join Saving for Change groups to build a future.

  3. Impact update

    When El Nino hits hard

    With a population of 7.4 million people, Papua New Guinea is enduring the consequences of one of the strongest climate phenomenons on record: water and food shortages for many.

  4. Impact update

    Access to credit gives farmers new opportunities

    Widespread drought in Ethiopia has left many farmers without crops this harvest season, but through Oxfam’s rural resilience program, some growers are exercising new entrepreneurial muscle.

  5. Impact update

    Pumping water with the help of the sun

    In three camps for South Sudanese refugees in Uganda, a new network of solar-powered pumps is helping to ensure families have plenty of clean water.

  6. Impact update

    Banking on grain

    A simple structure helps farmers store their harvests, allowing them to get both better prices and better access to loans, and helps a village fight hunger.

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