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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 ...

Etuvage de riz : OXFAM au Burkina met au point du matériel innovant  pour alléger les tâches des femmes étuveuses

Saturday, December 27th, 2014 Posted in Agriculture, Burkina Faso, Burkina Faso, Changement Climatique, Climate Change | No Comments »

Oxfam au Burkina Faso en collaboration avec l’IRSAT (Institut de recherche en sciences  appliquées et   technologies), avec le soutien de la Fondation Bill & Melinda Gates, a mis au point des prototypes de matériel   qui annoncent une révolution dans l’étuvage ...

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 »

Has Africa’s focus on farming borne fruit?

Monday, March 3rd, 2014 Posted in Agriculture, Campaigns, Climate Change, English | No Comments »

A decade of Caadp has brought progress across the continent but too few returns on agriculture spend in most countries. [caption id="attachment_2441" align="aligncenter" width="460"] armer works in her potato field in Masiaka, Sierra Leone. Women smallholders have not seen many benefits ...

Senegalese government hailed the Pan African Climate Justice Alliance for its excellent tool of environmental protection and urged them to continue the struggle for climate justice.

Wednesday, February 26th, 2014 Posted in Campaigns, Climate Change, GROW Campaign, Senegal | No Comments »

Ms. Penda Kante Thiam who represented the Senegalese minister for environment urged the African Civil Society Organizations (CSOs) under the auspices of Pan African Climate Justice Alliance (PACJA) to keep the faith and to be positive in the struggle for ...

Ghana: Ministry of Food and Agriculture Awards One of ELCAP’S Project

Tuesday, February 18th, 2014 Posted in Climate Change, elcap, English, Ghana | No Comments »

[caption id="attachment_2411" align="alignleft" width="334"] Awaal receiving her prize on the Farmers Day[/caption] The Energy Saving Stoves (ESS) may probably not be a new concept in Ghana, but the whole practice nearly got extinct from the system till the Enhancing Livelihood through ...

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 ...

Susan Godwin Female Food Hero Award Winner attends the world Food prize Tour and Google Talk in the US

Thursday, December 20th, 2012 Posted in Agriculture, Campaigns, Climate Change, English, Food and Security, Gender, GROW Campaign, Livelihoods, Nigeria, Uncategorized | No Comments »

By Tomi Ademokun, Campaigns Manager, Nigeria Mrs Susan Godwin, the first price Female Food Hero awards winner was nominated to attend the World Food Price and Oxfam side events in the US between 6thand 22 October 2012.  Different activities were lined ...

Oxfam’s work in Nigeria

Thursday, December 13th, 2012 Posted in Agriculture, Campaigns, Climate Change, English, Food and Security, Gender, Governance, GROW Campaign, Land Grabbing, Livelihoods, Nigeria | No Comments »

  This is an Oxfam documentary revealing our interventions in Nigeria and explaining the benefits of the Single Management Structure.  

Participate to the Video Contest : Generation without Hunger in the Sahel

Wednesday, December 5th, 2012 Posted in Agriculture, Campaigns, Climate Change, English | No Comments »

Do you want to be part of last Generation without Hunger in the Sahel? Be involved ! Participate to this video contest see advert below. >