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    Oxfam Scotland
    Oxfam Scotland
    Oxfam Scotland

    Oxfam Scotland

    Scottish arm of Oxfam GB working to overcome poverty & suffering. Find us on YouTube, Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn, Google+ & MySpace.

    Free event in Maryhill this Sun, a screening of "The Divide" & an #EvenItUp discussion about global/local inequality

    Oxfam Books & Music shop in Dundee is having a #Jazz weekend feat live jazz at 11am Saturday 21 Nov & items for sale

    Our Campaigns Officer, Suzanne, blogged about why she's marching in #ScotClimateMarch on 28 Nov. Will you be there?

    Our Jamie was on STV News last night urging compassion towards refugees. From 10m05s

    Our #Jamie quoted on the human consequences of climate change in today's Herald www.heraldscotlan...

    Glasgow University Climate Action Society are holding a training day tomorrow on non-violent direct action, focusing on COP21. You can find out more and sign up here:

    "Nicola Sturgeon warns refugee problems would dwarf current crisis if sea levels rise". Mentions Oxfam www.thenational.s...

    Huge thanks to First Minister #NicolaSturgeon for her keynote address at the #NIDOS​ event today on "Closing the inequality gap in Scotland and around the globe". The FM recognised the importance of a joined up approach to tackling inequality when she said: "Scotland can't act with credibility overseas if we're blind to inequality at home, and our efforts at home are undermined without global action". Pictured here with Annie Lewis from NIDOS (left) and Lisa Stewart from Oxfam Scotland (right).

    We'll be at Asia Scotland Institute’s event on Tue 10 Nov to talk about our humanitarian work in Asia

    Got experience of low paid work or zero hour contracts? We want to hear what you think about 'decent work' #research

    Trickle-up economics works for the rich at the expense of the rest, writes our Jamie Livingstone in today's Scotsman #EvenItUp...

    We're recruiting two volunteers in Glasgow. Could you be our Research Assistant or Student Coordinator? #Volunteering

    Mon Nov 9th, Closing the Inequality Gap, Glasgow. #NIDOS event chaired by our Jamie Livingstone...

    We're recruiting for our Advisory Group. Could you help develop & implement Oxfam's strategy?

    Tell leaders: prioritise support to most vulnerable at #COP21 Join #ScotClimateMarch Nov 28

    Read about an @OxfamMalawi project funded by the Scottish Government that has reached over 20,000 smallholders #WomenFoodClimate

    We had a busy time at the SNP Conference over the last few days. Catch up via Twitter

    Our new Campaigns and Communications Manager, Lisa Stewart, has blogged in Third Force News about the link between extreme economic inequality and poverty... thirdforcenews.or...

    Climate Change. Poverty. Hunger. It’s all the same fight. See our work in Tanzania funded by the Scot Govt ‪#‎ScotClimateMarch‬

    Scottish Parliament must do more to #EvenItUp. Oxfam outlines policy priorities #Inequality

    Our new report outlines policy priorities to help #EvenItUp. Find out more here #Inequality

    Hear @JamiePolitics on BBC today re. how the @ScotParl can #EvenItUp to reduce poverty 46m20

    Scottish Parliament must do more to #EvenItUp. Oxfam outlines policy priorities #Inequality

    Join us at Scotland's Climate March in Edinburgh on Saturday 28 November 2015 @SCCScot #COP21

    We hosted a Climate Change training afternoon with a number of partner organisations and interested individuals today. See our Twitter for highlights...

    Free Climate Campaign training this afternoon in Glasgow, Inverness & Dundee #COP21

    Lots of folk #AskOxfam where they can rewatch the fab wee #EvenItUp video. Take 3 mins to understand inequality here

    We had a great time with the Oxfam #EvenItUp bus in Glasgow today - check out our Twitter feed to find out how you can #AskOxfam...

    Join us on the #EvenItUp bus tomorrow in Glasgow between 10 & 6. Help us to tackle inequality

    Glasgow to get on board @Oxfam's global campaign against inequality. #EvenItUp Bus Tour starts in Scotland

    To end extreme poverty, we must tackle inequality. Join us on the bus, find out why #EvenItUp

    Free Climate Campaign Training Glasgow Sunday Sept 27. Other cities/dates too #COP21

    Films at Take One Action: both Edinburgh, "The Divide", Thu 24th & "Landfill Harmonic" Sat 26th

    Film @TakeOneAction: "The Price We Pay", Edinburgh Wed & Glasgow Thu

    Our giant #SYRIA letters will be out in Glasgow again today. Look out for them at George Sq 2.30pm #GlasgowSeesSyria

    "Political courage needed on tackling inequality". Our Jamie in today’s Scotsman

    In our Sept Newsletter - Stop Climate Chaos training workshops are happening across Scotland on 26 & 27 Sept

    Our response to the Scottish Government's Summit on Scotland's role in easing Refugee Crisis #RefugeesWelcome

    Oxfam's Kenny Rae, originally from Edinburgh, was part of the #Katrina response 10 years ago firstperson.oxfam...

    "From Scotland to Paris & Beyond", free #ClimateChange training in four cities on 26-27 of Sep

    We've updated our forthcoming events. Students, Films, Inequality, Climate and more. Check out

    We really want your comments on how to make a fairer Scotland. Let's get the discussion going at the end of this blog

    Get our Aug Newsletter? Lots re. Quiz, Yemen, Poverty, Climate, Lip Sync, Oxjam & Volunteering

    The "Foodbank Scotland" article in Bella Caledonia is well worth a read, even if you don't agree with the arguments bellacaledonia.or...

    Three months after the earthquake hit Nepal, women are particularly vulnerable. Oxfam's Jenny Lamb explains why on Kingdom FM News