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There are 6.5m people facing a food crisis in #Malawi - we've launched an emergency food crisis appeal...
Oxfam in Malawi's Country Director, John Makina said: "As a result of drought, 6.5 million people in Malawi are facing severe food shortages: that's 40 percent of the population. "This figure includes around 975,000 children under
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21st century and still famine ravages countries,,,,shameful
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In a progressive Scotland there can be no place for dodgy tax practices. We call for closure of outdated loophole...
The global charity warned that the country was becoming one of the world’s “secret tax havens where the privileged minority hide billions…
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Our response re. Whyte & Mackay's status: a "scandal" that is “yet more evidence that our taxation system is broken"...
SCOTCH giant Whyte and Mackay is owned in a Caribbean tax haven by a billionaire named in the Panama Papers, it has emerged.
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The Isle of Arran Youth Ambassador Group share their fundraising & campaigning experiences...
Fundamentals of fundraising A key part of our work as Oxfam Youth Ambassadors has been fundraising as we decided in our early meetings that this was something we wanted to focus on. When we were planning our event, the first thing we needed
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Tony is in the middle of an epic challenge cycling Land's End to John O'Groats for Oxfam - see updates and donate...
Sally is raising money to help Oxfam
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Our Jamie in today's Independent "We must redouble efforts to tackle poverty & inequality in Scotland"...
As Scottish First Minister Nicola Sturgeon begins setting out plans for a second independence referendum amid economic uncertainty following the UK’s Brexit vote, official statistics show wealth disparity in Scotland is widening.
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Latest stats show in-work #poverty on the rise in Scotland - we call for more action...
Reacting to the publication of national statistics for poverty in Scotland in 2014/15 [1], Jamie Livingstone, Head of Oxfam Scotland, said: "It is clear that not enough progress is being made on tackling poverty in Scotland. There are still
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#Emergency appeal launches today to support people in Malawi affected by food crisis. Scottish Government willmatch public donations...
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"Millions of Malawians struggling for food...but the world is yet to respond"...
"If you come back in August you probably won't find us here", a man I recently met in drought-stricken southern Malawi told me. What was frightening was that I heard this repeatedly from the many families I met in other parts of the
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SHOCKING !!! THINGS LIKE THIS MAKE ME SO ANGRY!
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Very well done to Tony & Sally Mulholland (of Oxfam Bearsden) on completing their Land's End to John o' Groats sponsored cycle a few days ago. Donate here - www.justgiving.com/fundraising/Tony-Mulholland
Sally is raising money to help Oxfam
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Our #StandAsOne summer of campaigning is well underway. Read all about the festival schedule & join the human chain...
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"Spend on benefits not foodbanks, experts tell government"...
An independent group of experts on food poverty has called on the Scottish Government to increase benefits rather than fund foodbanks
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No shortage of food here. In fact too much goes to waste. No lifting of benefits because it goes on gambling. The working poor should get the help they need. Volunteers do a fantastic job. 
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