Oxfam's EU Advocacy office in Brussels

By Hilary Jeune and Jan Mayrhofer The world finds itself in a multitude of crises. Climate change and increasing conflicts led to increasing global displacement where 65 million people were forced to flee their homes. At the same time, 20 million people are at risk of starvation as hunger crises are multiplying. With inequality rising… » read more

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  By Jan Mayrhofer Last year, the European Union committed to fostering sustainable growth and development and tackling climate change. The proposed new framework for the EU’s development policy recognises the linkages between both issues, but the EU must be more innovative to fight the injustices of climate change. When the Paris climate deal was… » read more

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The European Union has got a new anti-refugee deal with war-torn Libya. At their informal summit in Malta, EU leaders welcomed the agreement struck by Italy and promised support for its implementation. EU Council president Donald Tusk and Malta’s Prime Minister Joseph Muscat were arguing the EU’s key values are in danger if people continue… » read more

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