GWQ-Oxfam partnership: working hard to build when everything is collapsing in Yemen

Laila Alfaqeeh Humanitarian

As part of Oxfam GB’s 75th anniversary, we’re showcasing the work of our partners.¬†Here, Generations Without Qat, share the challenges they face in the escalating crisis in Yemen.¬† More than 2.5 million citizens in Taiz, Yemen have been affected by war. Their lives, income, and homes are under threat. In an already-poor country, they have been deprived from their basic …

Congo is the ultimate test of whether we leave no one behind

Matthew Spencer Humanitarian

Oxfam’s Director of Campaigns, Policy & Influencing, Matthew Spencer, reflects back on his recent visit to Democratic Republic of Congo. hen I was nineteen I spent three months in India and it changed my world view. Faced with the sprawling mass of urban life there was little room left for teenage egotism. No longer a (spotty) planet around which life …