Press release

E.g., 10/18/2021
E.g., 10/18/2021
To commemorate World Sexual Health Day this September, Oxfam Pilipinas and a group of Filipino doctors released on social media short videos answering the most-asked questions about sexual health . On video-sharing platform TikTok, the videos were met with keen interest.
Farhana Ganoy, a MAYA youth leader, teaches young people in her community about the impacts of child, early, and forced marriage in Guindulungan, Maguindanao. (Photo: Princess Taroza/Oxfam)
International humanitarian and development organization Oxfam on Tuesday lauded the House of Representatives for approving on 2nd reading House Bill 9943, which seeks to end child marriage in the country.
Kenneth*, a 14-year-old resident of San Francisco village in Guinobatan town in the province of Albay helps in carrying the things they salvaged from their destroyed house due to a lahar flow. On 1 November 2020, hundreds of houses in two villages in Guinobatan town were buried when rainwater mixed with volcanic debris, which was as high as 15 feet, came rushing down from the slope of Mayon Volcano at the height of Super Typhoon Rolly. (Photo: Mark Saludes/Oxfam)
Philippine officials have claimed that the government is facing difficulties in meeting the costs of much-needed financial aid for Filipinos during the COVID-19 pandemic. The SDRs are something that the government can look into.
Oxfam encourages women to #FlexYourHouseband and celebrate equality at home
Following the Father’s Day celebration, Oxfam Pilipinas is recognizing and encouraging the men who step up and respond to the call for equality in doing unpaid care work with their partners, via the webinar “Usapang Gawaing Bahay sa Panahon ng Pandemya,” and the launch of the #FlexYourHouseband...
The future is lasting peace. The future is equal.
Oxfam is one with civil society organizations and humanitarian agencies in calling for the immediate end of violence and hostilities in the Bangsamoro region, including those in Sulu, Basilan, and Tawi-tawi, where armed conflicts happen.
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