Working with more than 3,000 local partner organizations, we work with people living in poverty striving to exercise their human rights, assert their dignity as full citizens and take control of their lives.We focus our efforts in these areas:
Development - We work with and through partners and communities on long-term programs to eradicate poverty and combat injustice.
Emergencies - We deliver immediate life-saving assistance to people affected by natural disasters or conflict, and help to build their resilience to future disasters.
Campaigning - We are part of a global movement for change. We raise public awareness of the causes of poverty and encourage ordinary people to take action for a fairer world.
Advocacy - We press decision-makers to change policies and practices that reinforce poverty and injustice.
Policy research - We can speak with authority as a result of thorough research and analysis, and the real experience of our partners in developing countries.
Address: Global headquarters
226 Causeway St., 5th Floor
Boston, MA 02114-2206
Policy & Campaigns office
1100 15th St., NW, Suite 600
Washington, DC 20005
Contact Information: (800) 77-OXFAM [(800)-776-9326]