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    1. September 21, 2014

      Oxford Photography Festival, Various venues, Oxford, UK – review

      Now that everyone is a photographer, what good is photography? Vexed by this question, the veteran photojournalist Robin...

    2. September 18, 2014

      Oxfam sues SEC over delay in oil and gas payment disclosure rules

      Oxfam America is suing the US Securities and Exchange Commission for a second time over the agency’s delay in issuing rules...

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    1. September 18, 2014

      Thirty years on, little has changed even for Cambridge alumnae Barbara Stocking

      On entering Cambridge university’s Murray Edwards College you come face to face with a life-size wooden Trojan Horse. This...

    2. June 27, 2014

      Can the inequality between billionaires and the world’s poor be redressed?

      It is perhaps the ultimate killer fact: Oxfam, the aid organisation, estimates the 85 richest people in the world own as...

    3. FT Photo Diary

      June 4, 2014

      G7 protesters in Brussels

      EPA/Stephanie Lecocq Members of non-governmental organisation Oxfam play music and wear G7 leaders’ masks during a protest...

    4. June 1, 2014

      SEC urged to tackle foreign payment disclosure in oil and gas

      The US Securities and Exchange Commission is under growing pressure to tackle the issue of how oil and gas companies...

    5. May 23, 2014

      ‘OxCrimes’, introduced by Ian Rankin

      OxCrimes, introduced by Ian Rankin, Profile Books, RRP£9.99, 464 pages The blurb on the jacket of OxCrimes promises “27...

    6. May 19, 2014

      Food groups under fire from Oxfam over carbon emissions

      The world’s 10 biggest food companies emit more greenhouse gases than the whole of Scandinavia but are failing to tackle the...

    7. beyondbrics

      May 5, 2014

      Guest post: developing countries must be at the heart of global tax reform

      By Winnie Byanyima of Oxfam International After the world was plunged into a financial crisis, back in 2009, G20 leaders...

    8. February 21, 2014

      Esther Freud on Zambia’s campaign against male violence

      It is the start of Zambia’s 16-day annual national campaign against gender-based violence, and in Lusaka there is a march...

    9. February 2, 2014

      SodaStream chief hits back at critics of Scarlett Johansson

      The chief executive of SodaStream, the Israeli maker of home fizzy-drink dispensers, has hit back at critics of his company...

    10. January 30, 2014

      Scarlett Johansson severs ties with Oxfam over SodaStream ad deal

      The actress Scarlett Johansson is ending her relationship with the charity Oxfam after coming under intense criticism from...

    11. January 28, 2014

      Scarlett Johansson goes viral in anti-Israel settler campaign

      “If only I could make this message go viral,” Scarlett Johansson muses in her new advertisement for SodaStream, the Israeli...

    12. January 24, 2014

      Unequal societies in a more equal world

      ‘The richest 85 people on the globe – who between them control as much wealth as the poorest half of the global population...

    13. January 19, 2014

      IMF warns on threat of income inequality

      The International Monetary Fund has highlighted the threat posed to the global economy by growing income inequality as the...

    14. January 3, 2014

      Syrian refugees stage Euripides’ ‘The Trojan Women’

      It’s early November and I’m sitting nervously in a huge grey conference room at the Queen Zein Al Sharaf Institute, a...

    15. December 8, 2013

      World diary: December 9 - December 15

      • Companies week ahead • Economic Outlook: Expectations rise of US taper buying decision • See a full guide to the week’s...

    16. FT Alphaville

      November 6, 2013

      Just how big is Barclays in MSBs?

      That’s Money Service Businesses — bureaux de change, cheque-cashing services… money remitters. That makes them sound small....

    17. November 4, 2013

      Concern grows as low earners win ‘living wage’ rise

      Tens of thousands of low-paid workers are to receive a pay rise of up to £400 a year as a result of an increase in the...

    18. beyondbrics

      October 2, 2013

      Colombia: Cargill accused of overbuying land

      Land ownership has always been a hot issue in Colombia, and it is regarded as the underlying cause of the internal armed...

    19. September 29, 2013

      World diary: September 30 – October 6

      • Companies week ahead • Economic Outlook: Attention returns to Eurozone optimism • See a full guide to the week’s Economic...

    20. September 24, 2013

      ‘Stern 2’ to review economic costs of tackling climate change

      The UK has teamed up with Norway, Sweden and four other nations to launch an $8.9m assessment of the economic costs and...

    21. September 12, 2013

      IMF says prospects for West Bank and Gaza Strip are ‘dim’

      International aid organisations on Thursday painted a bleak picture of near-term economic and political prospects for the...

    22. beyondbrics

      September 3, 2013

      Guest post: G20 must rewrite global rules on corporate tax

      By Emma Seery of Oxfam While disagreements over Syria are likely to dominate the annual G20 summit in St Petersburg this...

    23. August 26, 2013

      Somalis fear loss of remittances as Barclays plans exit

      Each time relatives send cash to Mohamed Ali Mohamud, it helps him not only to pay his own bills, but to sustain dozens of...

    24. July 29, 2013

      Pilot programme transfers much-needed money to Syrian refugees

      The Western Union outlet set up just outside the north Lebanon city of Tripoli earlier this month was a far cry from other...

    25. July 2, 2013

      Oil groups win US court case on disclosure

      Oil companies have won a court victory against the US Securities and Exchange Commission, the financial regulator, over new...

    26. June 26, 2013

      Auction of donated books raises £16,000 for Oxfam

      Oxfam has raised over £16,000 at an auction of 27 rare books donated to its network of charity shops over the past year. The...

    27. June 20, 2013

      The supply chain inquisitor

      Rachel Wilshaw feels conflic­ted about making a business case for human rights. There is something depressing about trotting...

    28. June 13, 2013

      UK living standards drop to lowest level in a decade

      The incomes of those in their sixties and seventies have continued to rise since the recession while those in their twenties...

    29. June 11, 2013

      Consumers: The ethical way is an easy lifestyle choice

      In barely a year “shwopping” has entered the British lexicon. Fronted by actress Joanna Lumley, the initiative urges the 21m...

    30. June 11, 2013

      Supply chain: Groups face rising concern on safety

      Corporate attitudes to supply chain sustainability are undergoing a deep and difficult transformation. In the recent past,...

    31. June 11, 2013

      Campaigns: NGOs get handy with stick and carrot

      In February this year, Oxfam released a briefing paper titled “Behind the Brands” assessing the social and environmental...

    32. June 6, 2013

      Unilever and Nestlé join aid charities to call for biofuel curbs

      Unilever and Nestlé have joined development non-governmental organisations in calling on David Cameron to use the Group of...

    33. May 30, 2013

      Call for inquiry after UK sees rise in emergency food aid

      Charities are demanding a parliamentary inquiry into poverty as a report says that more than half a million people in the UK...

    34. FT Photo Diary

      May 20, 2013

      Syrian refugee Jamal plays with a toy gun

      Hussein Malla/AP Jamal, an 11-year old Syrian refugee (left), points his toy gun as he plays with his friend at a temporary...

    35. May 3, 2013

      Cambridgeshire Ukip voters ‘shake a stick’ at mainstream parties

      Adrian Tucker is angry. Standing outside the Oxfam shop on Huntingdon High Street, he is one of those British voters who...

    36. April 28, 2013

      London promotes social impact fund

      The City of London Corporation has made its first forays into social impact investments, in an effort to catalyse...

    37. April 25, 2013

      Ann Grant: Diplomat turns banker to make new contribution

      It was the chance to travel that beckoned when Ann Grant, then 17, applied to work as a volunteer overseas after leaving...

    38. April 25, 2013

      Provision: Private sector role remains elusive

      The US government may be among the strongest defenders of the free market but it has found itself in unusual company in...

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