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Gender and water governance in the Mekong region
Women play a critical role in providing, managing and safeguarding water resources. This makes it necessary to identify solutions to enhance their participation in water governance at different levels. Poor understanding of the distinct roles and contributions of men and women often leads to a lack...
Oxfam in Asia - Press Release - Biggest-ever waste treatment plant in a refugee camp
Oxfam has opened the largest human waste treatment plant ever built in a refugee camp, in Cox’s Bazar, Bangladesh. The industrial-scale plant, funded by the UN Refugee Agency, UNHCR, can process the waste of 150,000 people.
Oxfam Davos 2019 Press Release
Billionaire fortunes increased by 12 percent last year – or $2.5 billion a day - while the 3.8 billion people who make up the poorest half of humanity saw their wealth decline by 11 percent, reveals a new report from Oxfam today.
Indonesia Sunda Strait Tsunami Aftermath
A devastating tsunami struck the islands in Indonesia’s Sunda Strait has reportedly killed 430 people, injured hundreds more and displaced more than 11,000 from their homes.
Bangladesh - Rohingya Crisis - Refugee Children Enjoy Rare Moment of Laughter
Hundreds of Rohingya children enjoyed a rare moment of laughter as they watched a play designed to teach them how to keep clean and stay healthy in Kutupalong refugee camp in Bangladesh.
Safeguarding Policies and Procedures at Oxfam At Oxfam, we are committed to zero tolerance of sexual harassment, exploitation and abuse in our organization. This means that we will do everything in our power to prevent these from happening, and rigorously address it each and every time it happens...
Oxfam Report: Powering the transition – World Bank and other IFI energy lending in Asia
The most climate-vulnerable Asian countries are spearheading a new form of climate leadership and have set visionary goals. How can the World Bank, together with other international financial institutions (IFIs), support them to turn these bold commitments into reality?
Oxfam - Powering the transition: World Bank and other IFI energy lending in Asia
Oxfam urges 3 world's biggest development banks to drop their support for dirty energy projects and focus on kick-starting a clean energy revolution.
Hotter hungrier world - Oxfam
Climate change has set our planet on fire, millions are already feeling the impacts, and the IPCC just showed that things can get much worse.
Oxfam Asia - Sulawesi Earthquake and Tsunami Response
Oxfam is expanding its response to support 500,000 people after the Indonesian Government announced that more than two million people may be affected by the devastating earthquake and tsunami in Sulawesi

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