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Our Vision

Our vision is a just world without poverty. We want a world where people are valued and treated equally, enjoy their rights as full citizens, and can influence decisions affecting their lives.

Our Purpose

Our purpose is to help create lasting solutions to the injustice of poverty. We are part of a global movement for change, empowering people to create a future that is secure, just, and free from poverty.

Achieving our Purpose

We use a combination of rights-based sustainable development programs, public education, campaigns, advocacy, and humanitarian assistance in disasters and conflicts.

We challenge the structural causes of the injustice of poverty, and work with allies and partners locally and globally.

Oxfam International Resources

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Reports & Research
March 2016
Global

Up to 2.5 billion people depend on indigenous and community lands, which make up over 50 percent of the land on the planet; they legally own just one-fifth. The remaining five billion hectares remain unprotected and vulnerable to land grabs from more powerful entities like governments and corporations.

Reports & Research
March 2016
Africa

Women cocoa farmers are central to the sustainability of the cocoa supply chain and cocoa-growing communities. Too often unrecognized and undervalued, women’s labor makes significant contributions to the amount of cocoa produced, which is under increasing demand.

Multimedia
December 2015
Mexico

Se hace un llamado a defender las voces de las campesinas, gracias a diferentes luchas las mujeres han demostrado que pueden realizar cambios desde cualquier ámbito, transformarlo. Sin embargo, en el campo las mujeres no podemos contar con la tenencia de tierras, el acceso a salud y bienestar, ni recibir la protección ante el cambio climático.

January 2015

This first progress report for the five-year Sida programme provides a comprehensive review of programme activities, progress towards outcomes, risks encountered and lessons learned in the first 18 months – from 1 October 2013 to 31 March 2015. It also discusses adjustments required to Year 2 implementation as a result of these findings.

Multimedia
December 2014
Guatemala

Testimonios de Mujeres Productoras Agrícolas que formaron parte del intercambio de experiencias en el marco del proyecto Proyecto “Seguridad alimentaria, políticas y nuevos modelos de negocios entre pequeñas/os productores y mercados en tres contextos de América Latina”

Journal Articles & Books
August 2014

An Oxfam Guide: Understanding how leadership can create sustainable change that promotes women's rights and gender equality

Reports & Research
December 2013
Honduras

Con el propósito de aportar evidencias concretas que respalden las acciones y mensajes de la campaña “Cosechemos justicia para las mujeres del Campo”, se ha realizado este estudio que aporta datos cuantitativos y cualitativos sobre la realidad de las mujeres rurales y el apoyo que
brinda el Estado de Honduras para garantizarles acceso a la tierra, crédito y asistencia técnica.

Reports & Research
December 2013
Vietnam

The research employs case studies to grasp the processes and forms of ongoing land consolidation, factors affecting land consolidation, viewpoints on land consolidation and impacts of land consolidation on stakeholders and the society. Nine models of land consolidation are selected in the research in various provinces.

Institutional & promotional materials
December 2013
Thailand
Vietnam
Cambodia
Myanmar
Malaysia
Indonesia
Singapore
Philippines
Brunei Darussalam
Christmas Island
Timor-Leste
Cocos (Keeling) Islands

Land grabbing is a bitter secret in the sugar supply
chains of some of the world’s biggest food and beverage companies. Poor communities across the globe are in dispute or have lost their land to

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