The administration continues to push forward a climate denialist agenda at the expense of vulnerable communities at home and abroad.
While Oxfam’s efforts reach around the world, the Oxfam America Action Fund uses legislative lobbying and political advocacy to bring the voices of the world’s poorest people to leaders in Washington, DC.
We also mobilize citizens like you to join our efforts. By challenging the national and international laws that keep people trapped in poverty, we can work together to create lasting solutions.
President Trump just signed an Executive Order that eviscerates our refugee resettlement program, leaving thousands of vulnerable people in limbo, blatantly discriminating against Muslims, and slamming the door on Syrian refugees entirely. It is un-American to turn away those seeking safety and to discriminate against groups of people because of nationality and religion. And we won’t allow it to happen on our watch.
Sign your name to show that Americans care about fighting climate change at home and around the world.
Everyone should be able to earn enough to provide for their family, save for the future, and have a fair chance to get ahead. But many hardworking people struggle just to make ends meet, and don’t have opportunities to succeed.
We can't afford to let Congress cut lifesaving foreign assistance - it's working. But sixty years of foreign aid also show that international donors alone cannot fix the problems of developing countries.
Many poor countries face a resource curse: They should be rich, but because they rely heavily on resources like oil and gold, they suffer from poverty, corruption, social unrest, and human rights violations.
Fighting hunger means, first and foremost, making sure that people can access the food they need. But Oxfam’s GROW campaign also aims to address the root causes of hunger by bringing people together to challenge injustice.
Together we can change the laws and practices that keep people trapped in poverty. Help raise awareness and inspire action on some of the world's most urgent issues.
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Trump rhetoric seems to have had an effect on G20 governments' willingness to bring up climate change. Such reluctance can't remain.
Climate denialism in action: The President’s budget takes a strike at those hit hardest by climate change
Congress must stand against such devastating cuts for the many who will be affected and to preserve US global leadership.
Turning away from America's global commitments now means turning away from millions in need, and our strongest values and traditions.
Yep, millions voted for change. Drain the swamp, jumpstart the economy, advance the interests of the “forgotten” workers. Now, we’re getting change all right. The problem: it’s mostly at the expense of those workers. Turns out that JOBS is not the same as WORKERS.