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Tax The Rich – Oxfam Inequality Report 2023

We are living through an unprecedented moment of multiple crises. This report focuses on how taxing the rich is vital to addressing these unprecedented crises and skyrocketing inequality.

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Every 48 seconds one person in East Africa is dying from hunger

In Kenya, Somalia and Ethiopia, conflicts have forced millions of people into extreme hunger. We are in the middle of a human-induced and entirely preventable disaster. 

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Falling Short: Funding fairer climate action in a warming world

Australia’s investment in climate solutions for the region is falling short at a time when the new Government is seeking to rebuild its reputation with our Pacific neighbours.

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When women can earn a living it not only improves gender equality, it also helps whole communities lift themselves out of poverty.

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Violence against women and girls is alarmingly common in Papua New Guinea. Oxfam is working with trailblazers like Eriko to empower women and build a safer future.

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Our UnBlocked cash transfer program supports vulnerable communities with immediate cash transfers when disasters strike.

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Before she put pen to paper, Natalia’s dream for a new house may have seemed unattainable. But her happy new home is proof that if you can see it, you can be it.

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Samreen’s story

Many 17 year olds look forward to the moment when they turn 18 and can legally vote but not many plan to stand for election the same year.

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CLIMATE CHANGE

800% increase in UN appeal needs for extreme weather-related emergencies

The amount of money required to respond to the climate change-related extreme weather events is now eight times higher than 20 years ago.

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Australia’s richest 1% gain 10 times more wealth in past decade than bottom 50%

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Oxfam welcomes first step to getting aid budget back on track

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World leaders’ UNGA pledge to vaccinate world falls woefully short as only a third of countries meet target

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