These kids can teach us how to share our cookies

These kids can teach us how to share our cookies

How do children tackle inequality? What can they teach us all about fairness? Do you want to make a difference? Ask the Prime Minister to increase tax on the wealthiest to fight poverty.   Extreme inequality and poverty are not inevitable. It doesn’t have to be...
How you can help beat poverty in Nepal, with bees.

How you can help beat poverty in Nepal, with bees.

We’re crowdfunding to train 1,000 more beekeepers in Nepal. Pledge £10 or more and get a bee-themed gift! Beekeeping is a great way for farmers to make some vital additional income. Beehives don’t need much land and the bees can be left pretty much to themselves...
Oxfam’s work in Zambia: seeing is believing

Oxfam’s work in Zambia: seeing is believing

Four Oxfam supporters have just returned from Zambia, after seeing how Oxfam teams are helping people to overcome poverty. Julie, a headteacher from Essex, shared her reflections on the visit. I remember our first day in Zambia well. We had just been dashing about and...
The donkey that smiles

The donkey that smiles

Oxfam emergencies expert Duoi Ampilan discusses what motivates him to stay strong in challenging conditions – and explains why he compares himself to a certain farmyard animal. ‘Why did you choose this kind of work?’ ‘Are you not afraid?’...
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