Taking advantage of favorable breeding conditions, locusts hit farmers and herders in areas already reeling from climate shocks.
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.
A look back at what we accomplished—together
In Ethiopia, an uncertain climate discourages people from growing food, but access to training and financial resources helps farmers become self-sufficient.
Leaders in northern Cambodia are committed to protecting the environment for future generations.
Families in Ethiopia struggle to survive a near-constant state of drought, and conflict.
This election, Oxfam is asking you to demand that all candidates—left, right or center—rise to this moment.