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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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

My Tax, My Voice, My Share: Deepening Social Accountability and Active Citizenship in Local Governance

Tuesday, March 17th, 2015 Posted in Campaigns, English, Ghana | No Comments »

There is growing recognition both among governments, donors and civil society that citizens and communities have an important role to play with regard to enhancing accountability of public officials, reducing corruption and leakage of funds and improving public service delivery. ...

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 ...