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# oxfam-ireland - Friday 16 February, 2018

Oxfam Ireland to take the lead as global charity looks to remove 'stain' of sex scandal
# Reputation
# Reputation

Oxfam Ireland to take the lead as global charity looks to remove 'stain' of sex scandal

Feb 16th 2018, 2:39 PM 8,827 Views 12 Comments

The charity is looking to rebuild its global reputation after the recent scandal.

# oxfam-ireland - Wednesday 14 February, 2018

Oxfam Ireland emails supporters, promises to 'rebuild trust' after UK staff's Haiti prostitution scandal
# Oxfam Ireland
# Oxfam Ireland

Oxfam Ireland emails supporters, promises to 'rebuild trust' after UK staff's Haiti prostitution scandal

Feb 14th 2018, 9:28 PM 10,291 Views 15 Comments

Oxfam Ireland confirmed that none of its staff were involved in the scandal.

# oxfam-ireland - Tuesday 14 February, 2017

Two leading charities, Oxfam Ireland and GOAL, enter into merger negotiations
# Good News
# Good News

Two leading charities, Oxfam Ireland and GOAL, enter into merger negotiations

Feb 14th 2017, 7:04 PM 8,408 Views 14 Comments

If the merger goes ahead the new global development agency named Oxfam Goal will be based in Ireland

# oxfam-ireland - Thursday 18 June, 2015

Former president Mary Robinson is very happy with the Pope
# The Pope Is Alright
# The Pope Is Alright

Former president Mary Robinson is very happy with the Pope

Jun 18th 2015, 7:00 PM 21,492 Views 110 Comments

The pope says earth is beginning to look more like an “immense pile of filth”.

# oxfam-ireland - Friday 21 March, 2014

QUIZ: Are you a natural-born leader?
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QUIZ: Are you a natural-born leader?

Mar 21st 2014, 12:01 AM 35,509 Views 9 Comments

From push-over to bossy boots, find out with our quiz.

# oxfam-ireland - Wednesday 22 May, 2013

The world's wealthy 'could be hiding €707 billion in Ireland'
# Tax Transparency
# Tax Transparency

The world's wealthy 'could be hiding €707 billion in Ireland'

May 22nd 2013, 10:00 PM 23,039 Views 80 Comments

Oxfam says we shouldn’t just focus on companies: the world’s wealthy could have billions stashed away here.

# oxfam-ireland - Monday 15 April, 2013

Oxfam warn of rising food prices if climate change not tackled
# Climate Change
# Climate Change

Oxfam warn of rising food prices if climate change not tackled

Apr 15th 2013, 7:30 AM 3,052 Views 48 Comments

Oxfam Ireland chief executive Jim Clarken said that the price of wheat and maize could rise by 120 per cent and 177 per cent respectively if nothing is done.

# oxfam-ireland - Thursday 7 February, 2013

Oxfam Ireland fears EU budget cuts will leave millions in poverty
# Poverty
# Poverty

Oxfam Ireland fears EU budget cuts will leave millions in poverty

Feb 7th 2013, 6:30 AM 2,648 Views 1 Comment

The charity said that the €6.1 billion which is set to be cut could instead help lift 4.6 million people out of extreme poverty.

# oxfam-ireland - Tuesday 29 January, 2013

Cold weather makes life more difficult for Syrian refugees
# Syria
# Syria

Cold weather makes life more difficult for Syrian refugees

Jan 29th 2013, 3:06 PM 4,075 Views 5 Comments

Oxfam Ireland is warning that living conditions in refugee camps are worsening as a result of the cold weather.

# oxfam-ireland - Wednesday 24 October, 2012

Women pushed further into poverty as food prices continue to rise - Oxfam
# Poverty
# Poverty

Women pushed further into poverty as food prices continue to rise - Oxfam

Oct 24th 2012, 7:15 AM 3,811 Views 33 Comments

The effects of climate change and rising food prices are having a disproportionate impact on women – who represent 70 percent of the world’s poor.

# oxfam-ireland - Saturday 29 September, 2012

Interview: 'If you give people half the chance to make the right decision, they will'
# Sharon Corr
# Sharon Corr

Interview: 'If you give people half the chance to make the right decision, they will'

Sep 29th 2012, 9:30 AM 8,013 Views 17 Comments

Sharon Corr recently travelled to Tanzania to campaign for women’s rights with Oxfam. She tells TheJournal.ie how it made her feel optimistic again after years of cynicism.

# oxfam-ireland - Saturday 11 August, 2012

6 countries where global food crisis is taking terrible toll
# In Focus
# In Focus

6 countries where global food crisis is taking terrible toll

Aug 11th 2012, 8:45 AM 7,191 Views 9 Comments

There has been an up to 50 per cent increase in the price of staple crops since June alone – these are just some places which are being hit the hardest.

# oxfam-ireland - Wednesday 18 July, 2012

Swap bolognaise beef for beans to help the world's poor, says Oxfam
# Food Network
# Food Network

Swap bolognaise beef for beans to help the world's poor, says Oxfam

Jul 18th 2012, 9:53 PM 6,974 Views 27 Comments

Oxfam Ireland says using beans as a substitute for meat once a week can help to save energy and restore the food balance.

# oxfam-ireland - Wednesday 23 May, 2012

Column: ‘Women are digging up anthills for the tiny grains inside’
# Read Me
# Read Me

Column: ‘Women are digging up anthills for the tiny grains inside’

May 23rd 2012, 7:30 PM 65 Views 27 Comments

Children mine for gold in home-made pits, while parents risk their lives for food – Jim Clarken describes the harrowing scenes as a crisis unfolds in west Africa.

# oxfam-ireland - Tuesday 4 October, 2011

Donations to Oxfam Ireland at 'critically low levels'
# Charity
# Charity

Donations to Oxfam Ireland at 'critically low levels'

Oct 4th 2011, 12:38 PM 548 Views 6 Comments

Some well-known faces have joined a new campaign to encourage people to donate items to their local Oxfam shop.

# oxfam-ireland - Monday 18 July, 2011

Mary Robinson in drought stricken Horn of Africa
# East Africa
# East Africa

Mary Robinson in drought stricken Horn of Africa

Jul 18th 2011, 8:44 AM 398 Views 6 Comments

The former president’s visit comes nearly 20 years after her first trip to Somalia to highlight the crisis there.

# oxfam-ireland - Tuesday 28 June, 2011

Column: IMF leader selection is not democratic and, frankly, a sham
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: IMF leader selection is not democratic and, frankly, a sham

Jun 28th 2011, 7:00 PM 12 Views 7 Comments

Oxfam Ireland’s Chief Executive Jim Clarken argues that the appointment of an IMF head is pre-ordained – and excludes developing countries and rising powers.