Oxfam America

Oxfam America

See also: Oxfam International
Type NGO
Website oxfamamerica.org
Twitter
Year founded 1970
Headquarters Boston, MA United States of America United States of America
Budget USD 50M-100M
Functions Advocacy, Fieldwork
Funding sources Foundations or grants, Individual citizens
Tags food security climate fair trade access to medicine . aid reform
Summary In 1970, Oxfam America became an independent nonprofit organization and an Oxfam affiliate in response to the humanitarian crisis created by the fight for independence in Bangladesh. Oxfam America's headquarters are located in Boston, Massachusetts with a policy and campaigns office in Washington, D.C. and seven regional offices around the world. A registered 501(c)3 organization, Oxfam America campaigns for climate change adaptation, food security, aid reform, access to medicines, and fair trade.


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Publications

Oxfam America · 29 December 2021 English

Article 2 (10) of the African Charter on Democracy, Elections, and Governance directs governments to “Promote the establishment of the necessary conditions to foster citizen participation, transparency, access to information, …


Oxfam America · 21 December 2021 English

Your confidence in our efforts made a difference in the lives of millions of people, and we count on your continued support in 2021 and the coming years. [...] These …


Oxfam America · 16 December 2021 English

Perceived deficiencies in the existing rules were the basis for much of the international momentum that led to the OECD base erosion and profit shifting (BEPS) project, and subsequently the …


Oxfam America · 15 November 2021 English

As we head 4 into 2022, Oxfam will continue to fight for CARE IN CRISIS an accessible People’s Vaccine so that The pandemic has exposed inequalities in unpaid and everyone …


Oxfam America · 2 November 2021 English

The world’s richest 1% are set to have per capita consumption emissions in 2030 that are still 30 times higher than the global per capita level compatible with the 1.5⁰C …


Oxfam America · 29 October 2021 English

About 35 percent of aid flows to 10 strategi- cally important countries, such as aid to Iraq and Afghanistan for reconstruction; to Egypt, Israel, and Jordan to promote stability in …


Oxfam America · 18 October 2021 English

Living income is trending. More and more food and agriculture companies are adopting living income commitments, and others should follow suit. But it’s a complex topic in practice. Effective interventions …


Oxfam America · 8 September 2021 English

Source: Department of Budget and Management (DBM), Budget of Expenditures and Sources of Financing, various years, (last accessed 1 May 2021). [...] Source: Department of Budget and Management (DBM), Budget …


Oxfam America · 27 August 2021 English

Oxfam America | Best and Worst States to Work in America 2021 7 o According to a simple ratio of the minimum wage to the basic cost of living, no …


Oxfam America · 19 August 2021 English

This pecking order is the latest manifestation of the tug-of-war between multinational corporations’ home (aka residence) and host (aka source) countries, which dates back to the 1 The only profits …


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