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URL: http://www.oxfam.org/

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Founded

1995

History

1995, to work together for greater impact on the international stage to reduce poverty and injustice. Registered as a foundation in accordance with Dutch law. Previously also referred to as Oxfam International Foundation. Name derives from Oxford Committee for Famine Relief, set up 1942, Oxford (UK), and registered in accordance with UK law in 1943. From Jun 1965, became known simply as 'Oxfam'. Oxfam International Secretariat set up 1995.

Aims

Help create lasting solutions to the injustice of poverty.

Events

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Structure

Board, including Honorary President and Officers. Subcommittees. International Secretariat Board, comprising Executive Director, Chair of each Affiliate and International Chair. Includes: G-XK1470 - Oxfam Trading.

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UN Sustainable Development Goals **

GOAL 1: No PovertyGOAL 2: Zero HungerGOAL 3: Good Health and Well-beingGOAL 4: Quality EducationGOAL 5: Gender EqualityGOAL 16: Peace and Justice Strong InstitutionsGOAL 17: Partnerships to achieve the Goal

UIA Org ID

XF4447

Last News

2019

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