Rethinking poverty

Lasting change requires systemic change. We must create an environment where poverty cannot persist. We encourage people to think differently about poverty—to ask questions and challenge assumptions.

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17 books that will change your perspective about poverty this year

Many of us at Oxfam eat books up like we do candy from the communal office candy jar. So when a few of us started comparing notes on what books were on our list for 2017, we had an idea. What if we came together to share some of our favorite books with each other—and […]

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We are the people who live here

When the Peruvian village of Las Juntas joined forces with local authorities to reduce disaster risks, the impact was far-reaching.

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Oxfam’s New Year’s Resolutions for 2016

Happy New Year! Just like individuals need to shake off the holidays and think about the opportunities of a fresh year, organizations ought to take stock and decide where they want to put extra effort. Here's our list for 2016.

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