Our mission is to build lasting solutions to poverty and injustice, with a focus on improving the lives and promoting the rights of women and girls.
ABOUT OXFAM CANADA
Oxfam Canada is a global movement for change – a network that empowers individuals, communities and organizations to build a future free from the injustice of poverty where the rights of women and girls are promoted and respected. Oxfam works with over 100 partner organizations in developing countries; tackling the root causes of poverty and inequity.
Oxfam has three main areas of focus:
- Development work, which lifts communities out of poverty with long-term, sustainable solutions based on their needs
- Humanitarian work, assisting those immediately affected by conflict and natural disasters
- Advocacy and campaigning, trying to affect policy decisions on the causes of conflict at local, national, and international levels.