History. Plaque commemorating first meeting of Oxfam in the Old Library, the
University Church, Oxford. The original Oxford ...
Jan 6, 2017 ... History of Oxfam International. The name 'Oxfam' comes from the Oxford
Committee for Famine Relief, founded in Britain in 1942.
Oxfam was established in 1942. Read the extraordinary history of an
unconventional organisation, 70 years in the making.
Oxfam was one of the first UK aid and development charities fighting global .... (
for Make Poverty History), WE CAN end all violence against women, and Oxfam ...
Oct 19, 2010 ... Our history. Shoppers peer into Oxfam's original Oxfam shop on Broad Street in
Oxford, England circa 1960. Still widely popular today, Oxfam ...
Mar 10, 2016 ... The Editors of Encyclopædia Britannica. Last Updated: 3-10-2016 See Article
History. Alternative Title: Oxford Committee for Famine Relief.
Nov 17, 2010 ... My first Christmas card landed on the doormat on Armistice Day. The excuse for
its ridiculously early arrival was an invitation scrawled inside ...
Jun 26, 2008 ... Oxfam's new book "From Poverty to Power: How Active Citizens and Effective
States Can Change the World" is a detailed and vivid account of ...
History of Oxfam IBIS. Oxfam IBIS originates from the world-wide, university-
based organisation, World University Service (WUS) founded in the early 1920s.
History. Photo: Oxfam/Sven Torfinn. After the Netherlands suffered from severe
flooding in 1953 that killed over 1800 people, other countries – including much ...