Oxfam
03/22/2017 at 13:21. Facebook
On #WorldWaterDay, let's remember what a miracle water is for many people around the world. [ Oxf.am Link ]
Please share.
#WWD2017
Oxfam
03/18/2017 at 13:11. Facebook
Kubi's mother was killed by Boko Haram, so now her grandmother takes care of her. Their family is just one of literally millions now in urgent need of humanitarian assistance, in the Lake Chad Basin region of West Africa. Oxfam is there -- please help us save lives: [ Oxf.am Link ]
Oxfam
03/18/2017 at 05:34. Facebook
Why it's a race against time to prevent a devastating famine in South Sudan. Please SHARE this.

Fighting Famine: Disease rife as aid struggles to reach South Sudan's starving families

itv.com
Oxfam
03/15/2017 at 17:02. Facebook
Today marks 6 years since start of the curent #SyrianCrisis. Too often the voices of Syrians are ignored - particularly those working to save lives and call for justice. So here's a post from our partner @SAWA.DevAid in Lebanon:

The worst thing you can do to children is deprive them of the schooling that will help them develop into the productive and confident individuals they ought to...
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Oxfam
03/15/2017 at 09:54. Facebook
Please read and share.

Today marks 6 years from the start of the Syrian crisis. Too often the voices of Syrians are silenced- particularly those working to save lives and call for justice. So today we’ve asked Massa, a Syrian activist to write to you about her experiences.
Oxfam
03/14/2017. Facebook
This year could be the most deadly from famine in three decades. The lives of more than 20 million people are at risk in four countries.
#famine

Famine warning signs were clear – so why are 20 million lives now at risk? | Kevin Watkins

theguardian.com
Oxfam
03/13/2017. Facebook
Fighting Famine: Why the world only has weeks to save the lives of millions
#SouthSudan #Yemen #Somaliland #Nigeria

Fighting Famine: Why the world only has weeks to save the lives of millions

itv.com
Oxfam
03/13/2017. Facebook
The biggest humanitarian and refugee crisis of our time marks another milestone, with no hope in sight for those millions trying to reach safety. Six years since the first political protests in Syria, hundreds of thousands of people have been killed, and half the population is displaced.
[ Oxf.am Link ]
#WithSyria
#Syria
Oxfam
03/13/2017. Facebook
Six years since the demonstrations that triggered the descent into a brutal civil war, millions of Syrians are bearing the brunt of increasingly restrictive policies around the world and inside Syria, to stop them
reaching safety. Please SHARE this now to stand #WithSyria
Oxfam
03/10/2017. Facebook
We had to share this #FridayFeeling photo. Dr. Shehab Ahmad has generously taken 40 people into his home in Hamam Alil, after they fled their villages south west of Mosul, Iraq. Around 450 people arrived into Hamam Alil in the first days of the west Mosul
offensive and they were all taken in by families like Dr. Ahmad's,
while they wait to be placed in camps.

Oxfam has already started...
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Oxfam
03/09/2017. Facebook
As the offensive to retake the west of Mosul intensifies Oxfam is scaling up it's response here in Iraq to respond to a big influx of people that may flee the city in need of vital aid.

Meet Ragdah, an ambitious and inspiring character. She is a young girl from east Mosul who was living in one of the camps we're working in here in Iraq.

In the coming weeks we expect there to be thousands...
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Oxfam
03/09/2017. Facebook
On this International Women's Day, women and girls all over the world are bravely taking a stand and we stand with them in solidarity.
#WomenUnlimited
#BeBoldForChange

Fearless Girl stares down Wall Street's Charging Bull

abc.net.au
Oxfam
03/08/2017. Facebook
Happy #InternationalWomensDay!

Today, and every day, we stand with all you dreamers! Dare to dream big!

SHARE if know a woman or girl who you think should dream big...
Oxfam
03/08/2017. Facebook
To celebrate International Women's Day, today we are joined by three inspiring women - Linda and Victoria from Kuapa Kokoo cocoa co-operative, and Roxy from Divine Chocolate.
#SheMeansBusiness
#IWD2017
via Oxfam GB
Oxfam
03/08/2017. Facebook
This International Women’s Day, we stand with the amazing women who are ending poverty for everyone, even while they face widespread discrimination themselves. SHARE this to celebrate these teachers, mothers, farmers, leaders, survivors, workers, caregivers and activists. Today and all days, we stand together.
#EmpowerWomen
#IWD
Oxfam
03/07/2017. Facebook
Flonira Mukamana lives in Musanze District, Northern Rwanda. Flonira joined the cooperative in 2009 and is now the Project Community Facilitator. Before joining the cooperative she was a widow earning only 500 francs a day to support her 4 children. Since joining the cooperative she has earned enough money to renovate her house, grow her own tree tomato plantation and send her son to China for...
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Oxfam
03/06/2017. Facebook
In 2017, you’re still more likely to be poor if you’re a woman. Watch and be inspired by the domestic workers fighting unfair pay and lack of rights at work in Kenya. Together, they are helping to end poverty.
#IWD #EmpowerWomen
Oxfam
03/05/2017. Facebook
Strong and determined women are ending poverty all over the world. This International Women's Day, we invite you to imagine what they could do without limits?
#EmpowerWomen
#IWD

Music: "Unstoppable" by Sia, used with permission.
Oxfam
03/02/2017. Facebook
Happy #WorldBookDay!
Can you read this?
Thank a teacher!

Then check out these #goodreads
[ Pinterest.com Link ]
Oxfam
03/01/2017. Facebook
There is a desperate and largely unknown humanitarian crisis in West Africa's #LakeChad Basin, as a result of the ongoing conflict with Boko Haram and the military operations to counter them. The violence has spread from North East Nigeria into neighboring Niger, Chad and Cameroon - forcing 2.6 million people to flee their homes and leaving nearly 11 million people in need of emergency aid....
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