The effects of the climate crisis in the Solomon Islands are acute, but savings groups can buffer the impact.
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.
“If we’re not brave now, there’s not going to be a world to be brave in later.”
An Oxfam partner in Bangladesh blends local knowledge with speed and transparency to deliver effective humanitarian response.
After an earthquake devastated their town, a group of women has taken the lead in reducing future risks. And as they work together on behalf of their neighbors, their own trauma eases.
Taking advantage of favorable breeding conditions, locusts hit farmers and herders in areas already reeling from climate shocks.
A look back at what we accomplished—together