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Oxfam boost Water and Sanitation facility in EducAid Secondary School inPort Loko

Friday, October 9th, 2015 Posted in ebola, Education, English, essentials services, Sierra Leone | No Comments »

Since November 2014, OXFAM has been working in Port Loko district in the Ebola emergency response programme through social mobilization and support to quarantine homes with kits and WASH needs (latrines and water for domestic use). At the peak of ...

The Power of People Against Poverty – Oxfam

Monday, September 15th, 2014 Posted in Agriculture, Bloggers in West Africa, Campaigns, CAR, Climate Change, Countries, ebola, Education, elcap, Emergencies, English, essentials services, Food and Security, Gender, Governance, GROW Campaign, Health, Land Grabbing, Livelihoods, Media Coverage, Pastoralism, Picture Gallery, Private Sector, Videos, Water and Sanitation | No Comments »

Health and education are powerful weapons in the fight against global inequality

Thursday, April 3rd, 2014 Posted in Campaigns, Education, English, essentials services, Health | No Comments »

Countries can start tackling inequality today by triggering an “economic stimulus” directly into the pockets of those who need it most – by investing more in public services like health and education, says Oxfam. In a report today “Working for the ...

Oxfam in Nigeria with GROW Ambassador observe International Day of Peace in Style

Tuesday, November 5th, 2013 Posted in Education, English, Nigeria | No Comments »

As Nelson Mandela noted “Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world”. It is not surprising that many years after that great icon made those words, the UN Secretary General, for the first time ...

Seynabou, a particular candidate to the Bfem

Monday, October 28th, 2013 Posted in Education, English, Gender, Senegal | No Comments »

[caption id="attachment_2076" align="alignleft" width="350"] Seynabou Fall[/caption] Seynabou Fall is my cousin. This year, as thousands of young girls across Senegal, she succeeded to the third year of secondary school examination that will allow her to enter secondary cycle. However, something makes her ...

Mali Schools Celebrate Oxfam Water Week

Friday, June 17th, 2011 Posted in Countries, Education, English, Mali, Water and Sanitation | No Comments »

Oxfam Water Week is a new UK-wide initiative that gives pupils the opportunity to learn about global issues, develop their skills and values as active global citizens, and make a difference to the world. It is also a fundraising event ...

‘Your contribution will be forever remembered`

Tuesday, December 2nd, 2008 Posted in Education, English | No Comments »

In November, the Liberia education programme presented achieved projects to the government. It was a colorful and wonderful occasion, graced by the President Ellen Johnson-Sirleaf, the Minister of Education, officials from the local authorities, the UN agencies and a crowd ...