12 Feb 2014 by Oxfam Australia Media
Violence in Central African Republic has raised grave new fears of a market collapse which would exacerbate the current food crisis, international aid organisations warned today.
28 Dec 2013 by Oxfam Australia Media
As the violence and insecurity spreads in South Sudan the needs of innocent people caught up in it, including more than 100,000 people who have fled their homes, are escalating day by day.
22 Jan 2013 by Oxfam Australia Media
With the recent escalation of the conflict in Mali, including the intervention of French and Malian armed forces, the dire situation for tens of thousands of Malian refugees is set to worsen, according to a new report published today by international aid agency Oxfam.
Oxfam urges Australia to use its UN Security Council role to protect civilians as Mali conflict escalates
17 Jan 2013 by Oxfam Australia Media
With fighting intensifying in Mali and the French military intervention, Oxfam Australia fears there will be tighter restrictions on humanitarian access that will lead to a significant increase in the humanitarian needs of people in the region.
27 Nov 2012 by Oxfam Australia Media
As the humanitarian crisis in eastern Congo grows, with thousands of people fleeing new fighting in the past 48 hours, international aid agency Oxfam is stepping up the supply of life-saving aid to more than 80,000 people in and around Goma.
26 Nov 2012 by Oxfam Australia Media
In the war-torn Democratic Republic of Congo, an AK-47 assault rifle costs as little as $20.
23 Nov 2012 by Oxfam Australia Media
Recent conflict in eastern DRC has forced tens of thousands of people to flee their homes, with an estimated 120,000 people now in urgent need of aid, international agency Oxfam said today.
21 Sep 2012 by Oxfam Australia Media
International aid agency Oxfam has warned that devastating floods in Niger are affecting more than 500,000 people, most of whose basic needs are not being met.
Natasha Stott Despoja in Burkina Faso with Oxfam to meet families affected by the West Africa food crisis
13 Aug 2012 by Oxfam Australia Media
Former leader of the Australian Democrats and South Australian senator Natasha Stott Despoja will travel to Burkina Faso in West Africa this week to meet with communities affected by the current food crisis.
Oxfam ambassador and Harry Potter actor Bonnie Wright meets families in Senegal affected by West Africa food crisis
6 Aug 2012 by Oxfam Australia Media
British actor Bonnie Wright, best known for her role in the Harry Potter films, travelled to Senegal last week with Oxfam to draw attention to the growing humanitarian crisis in the country and to the wider food crisis across the Sahel region of West Africa.