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03 Apr 2017 description
report Oxfam

British shoppers have raised more than £200,000 for Oxfam’s East Africa food crisis appeal by kindly donating 40 million Nectar card points.

A donation of 500 Nectar points is enough to provide safe, clean water for a family of four for a whole month. The £200,000 raised could help Oxfam get life-saving water to over 80,000 families.

09 Jul 2014 description

A group of seven major international aid agencies said they face a shortfall of $89m/£52m just when the South Sudan humanitarian crisis edges closer to the risk of famine. Speaking out on the 3rd anniversary of the country’s independence they warned their aid efforts to help hundreds of thousands of people caught up in the conflict was under threat due to a lack of funds.

09 Jul 2014 description
report Oxfam

World’s attentions elsewhere while needs not being met in Africa’s worse disaster

On the 3rd anniversary of South Sudan’s independence, Oxfam has warned that appeals to fund the aid effort are failing as the country’s humanitarian crisis is spiralling out of control with malnutrition and sickness rising and an ever increasing number of people forced to flee their homes.