Oxfam Canada

Type: Organization
Name: Oxfam Canada
First reported Apr 10 2014 - Updated Apr 10 2014 - 1 reports

Save Bangladesh & you Save the World: Give Green Energy aid to Developing Nations of Global South

(By Paul Rogers) Recent examples of short-term climate disruption have done much to bring the overall issue of climate change up the political agenda. In responding to what will be one of the key challenges of the next decades – well beyond the 15-year ... [Published Informed Comment - Apr 10 2014]
First reported Mar 13 2014 - Updated Mar 13 2014 - 1 reports

We Need More Than Words to End Violence Against Women

It’s easier to think that violence is something that happens to someone else—in a different country, a different community, a different home. But the truth is that every day, everywhere, women are raped, beaten, and killed just because they are women ... [Published Epoch Times - Mar 13 2014]
First reported Mar 08 2014 - Updated Mar 08 2014 - 1 reports

Remember Her Rights: A campaign to celebrate women's triumphs

Women play a massive role in developing countries: they produce most of the food, make up a third of the official labor force and care for families and homes. Through decades of development work, we recognize that investing in women means investing in ... [Published Oxfam International - Mar 08 2014]
First reported Mar 08 2014 - Updated Mar 08 2014 - 1 reports

International Women's Day 2014

International Women’s Day offers us an opportunity to raise awareness of inequality and reminds us that the struggle for equality and positive change must continue. There has been significant progress in women’s rights since the first International Women’s ... [Published Oxfam International - Mar 08 2014]
First reported Mar 07 2014 - Updated Mar 07 2014 - 1 reports

Big food companies improve policies: Oxfam

ListenPublic pressure has prompted nine out of ten of the world’s biggest food and beverage companies to improve their social and environmental policies, says Oxfam Canada . There were major strides in improving policies on land, women’s rights and carbon ... [Published Radio Canada International - Mar 07 2014]
First reported Feb 06 2014 - Updated Feb 06 2014 - 1 reports

Philippines: Three months after typhoon Haiyan

Source: Humanitarian CoalitionCountry: Philippines Total funds raised by Emergency Appeals Alliance (EAA) members for Typhoon Haiyan survivors amount to more than $337 million (CAD). The organizations have already allocated more than $124 million for ... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Feb 06 2014]
First reported Feb 05 2014 - Updated Feb 05 2014 - 1 reports

Jason Kenney takes a jab at Oxfam charity for Israeli boycott controversy involving Scarlett Johansson

One of Canada’s largest charities has found itself on the defensive after being singled out by a federal Conservative cabinet minister over its opposition to Israeli settlements. The apparent flap between Employment Minister Jason Kenney and international ... [Published National Post - Top Stories - Feb 05 2014]
First reported Feb 01 2014 - Updated Feb 02 2014 - 1 reports

Today’s letters: A principled stand, not lost in translation

Re: Johansson, Oxfam Part Ways Over Endorsement ; Telling Oxfam What She Thinks , editorial, both, Jan. 31. Some people may be wondering why Oxfam, a charity, is sticking its nose into a political conflict. Oxfam distributes no aid in the West Bank ... [Published National Post | Full Comment » Full Comment - Feb 01 2014]

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Save Bangladesh & you Save the World: Give Gree... [Published Informed Comment - Apr 10 2014]
We Need More Than Words to End Violence Against... [Published Epoch Times - Mar 13 2014]
Remember Her Rights: A campaign to celebrate wo... [Published Oxfam International - Mar 08 2014]
International Women's Day 2014 [Published Oxfam International - Mar 08 2014]
Big food companies improve policies: Oxfam [Published Radio Canada International - Mar 07 2014]
Philippines: Three months after typhoon Haiyan [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Feb 06 2014]
Jason Kenney takes a jab at Oxfam charity for I... [Published National Post - Top Stories - Feb 05 2014]
Today’s letters: A principled stand, not lost i... [Published National Post | Full Comment » Full Comment - Feb 01 2014]
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Save Bangladesh & you Save the World: Give Gree... [Published Informed Comment - Apr 10 2014]
(By Paul Rogers) Recent examples of short-term climate disruption have done much to bring the overall issue of climate change up the political agenda. In responding to what will be one of the key challenges of the next decades – well beyond the 15-year ...
Philippines: Three months after typhoon Haiyan [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Feb 06 2014]
Source: Humanitarian CoalitionCountry: Philippines Total funds raised by Emergency Appeals Alliance (EAA) members for Typhoon Haiyan survivors amount to more than $337 million (CAD). The organizations have already allocated more than $124 million for ...
Jason Kenney takes a jab at Oxfam charity for I... [Published National Post - Top Stories - Feb 05 2014]
One of Canada’s largest charities has found itself on the defensive after being singled out by a federal Conservative cabinet minister over its opposition to Israeli settlements. The apparent flap between Employment Minister Jason Kenney and international ...
Today’s letters: A principled stand, not lost i... [Published National Post | Full Comment » Full Comment - Feb 01 2014]
Re: Johansson, Oxfam Part Ways Over Endorsement ; Telling Oxfam What She Thinks , editorial, both, Jan. 31. Some people may be wondering why Oxfam, a charity, is sticking its nose into a political conflict. Oxfam distributes no aid in the West Bank ...
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