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Diseases from unsafe water and lack of basic sanitation kill more people every year than all forms of violence, including war. That’s wrong. We all have the right to clean water.

First Person blog

Smarter aid

Why digital cash is the future of emergency aid

News update

Cholera outbreak threatens Yemen

There is a surge of cholera cases as Yemen reels from conflict and lack of medical facilities. Oxfam has reached 920,000 with clean water and sanitation, but Yemen needs more support and funds to assist millions suffering from fighting.

Politics of Poverty blog

”Water won out over gold” in El Salvador

For over a decade, Oxfam America supported Salvadoran civil society organizations by monitoring mining-related activities and has worked to raise awareness of the OceanaGold case with members of the US Congress, who have expressed concerns about mining’s potential impacts in the country. Last week, the country made a historic decision. Facebook Twitter Instagram YouTube Google+