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“My land, my life,” spoke out the Rural Women of West Africa

Tuesday, March 8th, 2016 Posted in Agriculture, Burkina Faso, Climate Change, Cote d'Ivoire, English, Food and Security, Ghana, Guinea, Let's tackle hunger, Liberia, Mali, Mauritanie, Niger, Nigeria, Senegal, Sierra Leone, Tchad | No Comments »

Press release March 8, 2016- On March 8th 2012 International Women's Day was dedicated to rural women’s empowerment in their role in poverty, development and hunger alleviation. Few years later, it is now obvious that challenges previously identified remain an issue! Particularly ...

« Ma terre, ma vie », clament les Femmes Rurales de l’Afrique de l’Ouest

Tuesday, March 8th, 2016 Posted in Accaparement des Terres, Agriculture, Burkina Faso, Campagne CULTIVONS, Cote d'Ivoire, Ghana, Guinea, Liberia, Mali, Mauritanie, Niger, Senegal, Sierra Leone, Tchad | No Comments »

Communique de presse Le 8 mars 2012, le thème de la journée internationale de la femme était dédié à autonomiser les femmes rurales pour éradiquer la faim et la pauvreté. Quelques années plus tard, force est de constater que les défis ...

Les multinationales escroquent l’Afrique de milliards de dollars

Tuesday, June 2nd, 2015 Posted in A egalite, Burkina Faso, Campaigns, Cote d'Ivoire, Ghana, Guinea, Liberia, Mali, Mauritanie, Niger, Nigeria, Senegal, Sierra Leone, Tchad | No Comments »

[caption id="attachment_3144" align="alignleft" width="300"] Justice fiscale[/caption] Dans son rapport « L’essor africain, réservé à une minorité », publié aujourd’hui, Oxfam révèle qu’en 2010, l’Afrique a été escroquée de 6 milliards de dollars rien qu’avec l’un des procédés mis en œuvre par les multinationales pour ...

Oxfam calls on African leaders to make tax top of the agenda at July UN Financing for Development Conference

Friday, May 29th, 2015 Posted in A egalite, Burkina Faso, Campaigns, Cote d'Ivoire, Countries, English, essentials services, Ghana, Guinea, Liberia, Mali, Mauritanie, Niger, Nigeria | No Comments »

In response to discussions on financing Africa’s development at the African Development Bank 2015 Annual Meetings this week in Abidjan, Cote d’Ivoire, Vanessa Inko-Dokubo, Oxfam’s Senior Policy Advisor said: “The international tax system is broken and unfair. Africa and other developing ...

Good Governance and Active Citizenship for Sustainable Development and Peace in West Africa: Will “the ECOWAS of Peoples” be the Answer?

Tuesday, April 29th, 2014 Posted in Burkina Faso, Cote d'Ivoire, English, Ghana, Governance, Liberia, Mali, Mauritanie, Niger, Nigeria | No Comments »

 In partnership with the ECOWAS Commission and the Royal Netherlands Embassy in Senegal Oxfam organized on  28 April 2014,a seminar in Dakar on the theme “Good Governance and Active Citizenship in West Africa: will “the ECOWAS of Peoples” be the ...

Oxfam GB West Africa annual report: Our activities and achievements in 2012.

Friday, August 30th, 2013 Posted in Agriculture, Burkina Faso, Campaigns, Climate Change, Cote d'Ivoire, Countries, English, Ghana, Liberia, Mali, Niger, Nigeria | No Comments »

Message from Aboubacry Tall, Regional Director for West Africa, Oxfam Great Britain Dear all, I am delighted to share with you the 2012-13 annual report for Oxfam GB in West Africa. It outlines the significant achievements made by our staff and partners ...

When displacements end: finding durable solutions for Ivoirians

Monday, October 24th, 2011 Posted in Cote d'Ivoire, Countries, Emergencies, English | No Comments »

Six months after the resolution of the political stand-off that followed the presidential elections, 500,000 Ivoirians have returned. To better understand the factors influencing the voluntary return of internally displaced persons (IDPs) and refugees to their places of origin and ...

Advocating for Rights in Crisis in Liberia

Tuesday, July 12th, 2011 Posted in Campaigns, Cote d'Ivoire, Countries, Emergencies, English, Liberia | No Comments »

By Stephen Cockburn Regional Campaigns and Policy Manager, Oxfam GB West Africa [caption id="attachment_992" align="alignleft" width="300" caption="A family share a tent in Toe Town transit camp"][/caption] The post-electoral crisis in Cote d’Ivoire has cast a long shadow over West Africa in 2011, and ...

Stories of Internal Displaced People in Man Cote d’Ivoire

Monday, April 18th, 2011 Posted in Cote d'Ivoire, English | No Comments »

These testimonies are gathered By Charles Bambara Regional Media Officer 11 April 2011BACKGROUND INFORMATION: Man is the main City in the Mountains region in North West of Côte-d’Ivoire at 200km from the Liberian borders. From end of March with ...

FIN DE LA TOURNEE D’EVALUTATION DANS L’OUEST IVOIRIEN

Monday, April 18th, 2011 Posted in Cote d'Ivoire, English | No Comments »

Par Charles Bambara Regional Media Officer L’équipe d’experts d’Oxfam, après une tournée d’une semaine dans l’ouest de la Cote d’Ivoire, achève bientôt sa mission. De nombreux villages et villes ont été visités par cette équipe composée de spécialistes d’eau, assainissement, hygiène, ...