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Oxfam - Wikipedia


History[edit]. Plaque commemorating first meeting of Oxfam in the Old Library, the University Church, Oxford. The original Oxford ...

History of Oxfam International | Oxfam International


Jan 6, 2017 ... History of Oxfam International. The name 'Oxfam' comes from the Oxford Committee for Famine Relief, founded in Britain in 1942.

History of Oxfam | Oxfam GB


Oxfam was established in 1942. Read the extraordinary history of an unconventional organisation, 70 years in the making.

The Story of Oxfam - OX magazine


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 ...

Our history | Oxfam America


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 ...

Oxfam International | international organization | Britannica.com


Mar 10, 2016 ... The Editors of Encyclopædia Britannica. Last Updated: 3-10-2016 See Article History. Alternative Title: Oxford Committee for Famine Relief.

How Oxfam began its great work (From The Oxford Times)


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 ...

Making poverty history - CNN.com


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 | IBIS Global


History of Oxfam IBIS. Oxfam IBIS originates from the world-wide, university- based organisation, World University Service (WUS) founded in the early 1920s.

History - OxfamNovib


History. Photo: Oxfam/Sven Torfinn. After the Netherlands suffered from severe flooding in 1953 that killed over 1800 people, other countries – including much ...