The carbon footprint of the world’s one billion poorest people represents just 3 percent of the global total. Yet as climate change advances, poor communities are hardest hit. Not only do we have a responsibility to avoid doing harm to others, we must help them adapt.
Politics of Poverty blog June 6, 2017
Lessening the burdens of women and girls in energy poor communities takes much more than simply giving them access to improved energy sources.
News update June 1, 2017
Today President Trump signaled he will pull out of the Paris Climate Agreement, reversing critical progress on fighting climate change.
Politics of Poverty blog May 31, 2017
Who will get Trump's final rose?
First Person blog May 5, 2017
Oxfam joined 200,000 activists in the Peoples Climate March to rally for environmental justice and sustainable climate action.
Story May 3, 2017
Nomadic pastoralists, whose livelihoods depend on the health of their animals, are among the hardest hit by inadequate rainfall.
Politics of Poverty blog April 28, 2017
It’s not just campaign promises at stake. People’s lives are on the line as the Trump Administration implements it’s ‘America First’ agenda.