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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 8,875 Views 12 Comments

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

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 10,326 Views 15 Comments

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

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 8,442 Views 14 Comments

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

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 21,519 Views 110 Comments

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

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

Mar 21st 2014, 12:01 AM 35,550 Views 9 Comments

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

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 23,127 Views 80 Comments

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

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 3,074 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 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 2,672 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.

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 4,091 Views 5 Comments

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

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 3,828 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.

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 8,039 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.

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 7,220 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.

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 6,985 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.

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 83 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.

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

Donations to Oxfam Ireland at 'critically low levels'

Oct 4th 2011, 12:38 PM 565 Views 6 Comments

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

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 428 Views 6 Comments

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

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 27 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.