About Oxfam America

Oxfam America is a global organization working to right the wrongs of poverty, hunger, and injustice. As one of 17 members of the international Oxfam confederation, we work with people in more than 90 countries to create lasting solutions. Oxfam saves lives, develops long-term solutions to poverty, and campaigns for social change.

Most Recent Stories
  1. Video: Keep eating chicken—but ask for some justice on the side
    Food & Hunger

    Keep eating chicken—but ask for some justice on the side

    Nov. 23, 2015 |Oxfam America

    Consumers have the power to change the poultry industry that treats its workers as disposable. Read more

  2. Article: Hey, what happened to our tax dollars?
    Finance & Innovation

    Hey, what happened to our tax dollars?

    Oct. 15, 2015 |Oxfam America

    How communities in Kenya are using citizen scorecards to improve governance. Read more

  3. Article: Where does oil money go? I went to Nigeria to find out
    Environment

    Where does oil money go? I went to Nigeria to find out

    Oct. 13, 2015 |Oxfam America

    Let's hold companies and governments accountable Read more

  4. Article: Recovery in burned-out Niger Delta community a slow process
    Environment

    Recovery in burned-out Niger Delta community a slow process

    Oct. 9, 2015 |Oxfam America

    Oil companies are being pressured to disclose payments to the Nigerian government. Read more

  5. Article: Learning new rice technique inspires growers in Cambodia
    Food & Hunger

    Learning new rice technique inspires growers in Cambodia

    Oct. 7, 2015 |Oxfam America

    System of Rice Intensification boosts production, incomes, and attracts converts. Read more

  6. Article: 17 goals that can actually change your life—and everyone else’s too
    Citizenship

    17 goals that can actually change your life—and everyone else’s too

    Sept. 30, 2015 |Oxfam America

    The Global Goals give us a roadmap for the next 15 years, we just need to follow it. Read more

  7. Article: Can our common humanity help save Syria and its refugees?
    Citizenship

    Can our common humanity help save Syria and its refugees?

    Sept. 21, 2015 |Oxfam America

    The Syrian refugee crisis perspective from someone who was once a refugee. Read more

  8. Video: Act now: Help keep Somalia's lifeline open
    Finance & Innovation

    Act now: Help keep Somalia's lifeline open

    April 17, 2015 |Oxfam America

    Tell the US Treasury to step in and take action to keep the money transfer lifeline open. Read more

  9. Video: Tell the World Bank Tribunal: Stand with El Salvador
    Citizenship

    Tell the World Bank Tribunal: Stand with El Salvador

    April 16, 2015 |Oxfam America

    Sign this petition to tell the World Bank Tribunal to stand with El Salvador. Read more

  10. Article: Fight corruption: push for transparency
    Citizenship

    Fight corruption: push for transparency

    April 15, 2015 |Oxfam America

    Write to Mary Jo White, and urge her to finish the job on transparency. Read more

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