Amal: hope for the women of the Arab spring

Amal: hope for the women of the Arab spring

Although women were at the forefront of the 2011 uprisings in the Arab world, their voices are still not being heard in many areas. Here Serena Tramonti introduces our gender justice programme in the region, and the new innovation fund for women’s organisations,...
Madiba: not the end

Madiba: not the end

Associate Country Director for Oxfam in South Africa and former ANC activist,  Pooven Moodley shares his thoughts on the passing of Nelson Mandela, remembering his encounters with the great man and celebrating his legacy. Most South Africans have been...
Gagging Bill – How did your MP vote?

Gagging Bill – How did your MP vote?

As 2013 draws to a close Oxfam’s been busy as part of The Commission on Civil Society and Democratic engagement, keeping tabs on the gagging bill, aka the Transparency of Lobbying, Non-Party Campaigning and Trade Union Administration Bill.  The bill has...
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