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Land Rights Now – 16 Days of Activism against Gender-based Violence

Around the world, thousands of organizations take action for 16 days between 25 November and 10 December to put a spotlight on gender based violence. This international campaign aims to mobilize governments and civil society to take action to end violence against women and girls.

Land Rights Now joins the 16 Days of Activism to raise awareness of the link between land rights and gender based violence. (more…)

Sustainability in Practise: What I learned during my Costa Rican Summer

When my fellow interns were getting to know each other and the Oxfam Novib office in The Hague, I was all the way across the Atlantic in Costa Rica. I know, not very professional, right?

Well, I was not in Costa Rica on holidays, although it did feel that way sometimes. Instead, I was following a twoweek course that equipped me with a fresh set of tools for changing the world. Reflecting on it now, I cannot imagine a better preparation for Oxfam’s fight against poverty, however brief it was. (more…)