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The richest 1% now have more wealth than the rest of the world combined. Find out more in this video, read the blog and download our latest inequality research.
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We've selected the best blog posts for each month of 2015 to inform, inspire and impact you in your work.
The latest issue of the Gender & Development journal looks at how men and women are affected differently by shocks and stresses.
We want to secure the rights of people living in poverty to food and income security and decent work.
Extreme economic inequality within countries is increasing around the world. It destabilises economies, damages societies and traps people in poverty.
Our work in the UK supports our vision that everyone should have enough to live on and should be treated with respect and dignity no matter how much money they have.
Women and girls form the majority of those living in poverty. Achieving gender justice is a matter of basic rights and also a key means of addressing poverty.
Unequal power relations perpetuate and underpin poverty and need to be addressed both at the institutional level and within the complex norms and customs of each society.
Oxfam responds to needs caused by conflict or natural disasters directly, but also supports national governments and local partner organisations to respond in emergencies.
We meet the need for water and sanitation in crises and campaign with others for better provision and financing of essential services.
Climate change and disasters are causes of poverty so we integrate disaster risk reduction and adaptation in our work
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