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International community fails West Africa yet again, as pledged Ebola recovery funds prove hard to trace

Monday, February 1st, 2016 Posted in ebola, English, essentials services, Governance, Guinea, Health, Liberia, Sierra Leone | No Comments »

Global leaders are failing to honour their promises to communities devastated by Ebola in West Africa, with $5.8 billion of pledged recovery funds proving almost impossible to track, Oxfam warned today. Six months since the International Conference on Ebola Recovery in ...

Oxfam provides additional boost to the Koinadugu district

Thursday, January 21st, 2016 Posted in English, essentials services, Health, Sierra Leone, Water and Sanitation | No Comments »

[caption id="attachment_3287" align="alignright" width="300"] The three ambulances which presented to the District council[/caption] Oxfam in Sierra Leone has donated three new ambulances to the Koinadugu District Council. In an auspicious ceremony which was witnessed by the Deputy Minister of Health and ...

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 ...

Petel Habe: soon the end of open defecation!

Thursday, June 25th, 2015 Posted in Burkina Faso, English, essentials services, Health | No Comments »

[caption id="attachment_3179" align="alignright" width="300"] Alou Hamidou receives its hygiene quit[/caption] Through the project “Cholera in the Sahel”, OXFAM Burkina is trying to take up the challenge to ameliorate access to cleaning up, drinkable water supply and the adoption of good hygiene ...

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 ...

Oxfam appelle les leaders Africains à s’assurer que la fiscalité soit une priorité de la Conférence des Nations Unies sur le Financement du Développement en Juillet 2015

Friday, May 29th, 2015 Posted in A egalite, Campaigns, essentials services | No Comments »

Vendredi 29 mai-En réponse aux discussions sur le financement du développement durant les Assemblées annuelles de la BAD 2015 qui se sont tenues cette semaine à Abidjan, en Cote d’Ivoire, Vanessa Inkodokubo, Conseillère Politique d’Oxfam soutient que : “Le système fiscal ...

On International Women’s Day, Oxfam and partners says ‘’make it happen for female Ebola survivors in Sierra Leone’’

Friday, March 20th, 2015 Posted in English, essentials services, Pastoralism, Sierra Leone, Uncategorized | No Comments »

[caption id="attachment_3069" align="alignleft" width="300"] Oxfam staff celebrating International Women's Day on the theme ''We can make it happen together''[/caption] March 8th is celebrated worldwide as International Women’s Day. The event is globally recognised to highlight the  issues affecting gender equality and ...

24th African Union Summit: High Expectations !

Thursday, January 29th, 2015 Posted in ebola, English, essentials services, Governance, Health | No Comments »

The Heads of State and Government of the 54 Member States of the African Union are gathering this week in Addis Ababa for the 24th Ordinary Summit of the African Union. The year 2015 has been declared by the Assembly of ...

Open letter to heads of States attending the 2014 Francophonie Summit in Dakar

Monday, December 8th, 2014 Posted in ebola, Emergencies, English, essentials services, Health | No Comments »

« Ebola speaks all languages. Francophonie nations must act now, before hope fades for West Africa ». As we write this letter, 35 Heads of State and Governments are preparing for the 15th Francophone Summit in Dakar. As we write this letter, Ebola is claiming ...

Blog Action Day 2014: Your blog or social media profile could help end #inequality!

Wednesday, September 17th, 2014 Posted in Campaigns, essentials services | No Comments »

As the head of Blog Action Day I think it can, and I am very passionate about how we can use the many digital tools at our disposal to share our stories, learn from others and take action to influence the big ...