Oxfam Australia announces that the organisation is accepting donations for the response to the devastation caused by Cyclone Nargis in Burma.
Oxfam calls upon the UN and donors to open up alternative land and air routes so that fuel and supplies can reach refugee camps that have been isloated by rebel fighting.
Oxfam Australia aid worker Rebecca Vince (VIC) arrived in Port Moresby today to assist with the humanitarian relief effort following last week’s cyclone that left up to 145,000 people without adequate access to shelter, food and water as well as medicine.
Oxfam Australia committs $100 000 to relief efforts in the wake of Cyclone Sidr in Bangladesh.
Launch of appeal for people affected by the floods in South Asia.
Announcement of Oxfam Australia’s contribution to the South Asian flood relief effort.
Release of Oxfam International report on the increasing need for humanitarian aid in Iraq.
Oxfam International announces their withdrawl from Gereida, the largest camp for displaced persons in Darfur.
Two years on from the Nias earthquake, international aid agency Oxfam is helping 61,000 people affected by the quake in 60 villages.
International agency Oxfam has aid teams in flood-affected Mozambique on high alert as very intense-category 4 Cyclone Favio approaches over the Indian Ocean, bringing with it the threat of more rain and flooding.