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Oxfam Hong Kong is an independent development and humanitarian organization working against poverty and related injustice.

Image of 帶著這件「寶貝」,我逃離了敘利亞

Humanitarian, Middle East15 MAR 2017

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Image of Conflict in Yemen: 'I hope we can go home soon'

Humanitarian, Middle East20 APR 2015

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Image of Thousands of Syrian refugees battle a winter storm with limited means

Humanitarian, Middle East20 JAN 2015

Photo: Oriol Andrés Gallart/Oxfam Strong winds blew the roof off the shelter that housed Yehia, a farmer from Syria, and his family.

 
As the icy driving rain leaked into their flimsy tent and the blustering wind rocked their makeshift home in Chekka northern Lebanon, wide-eyed Raneem, 6, huddled against her mother, unable to sleep. A major storm is sweeping through the region bringing new misery to thousands of Syrian refugees like Raneem.

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Image of Downton Abbey star supports Oxfam in making appeal to help Syria refugees

Humanitarian, Middle East03 DEC 2013

You might know her as the prim and proper eldest sister from award-winning period drama “Downton Abbey”, but recently, Michelle Dockery took on a decidedly different role: The star travelled to Jordan to visit refugees from Syria with Oxfam.
The Syria Crisis has forced a large number of people to flee into neighbouring countries. In Lebanon, the refugee population has risen from 100,000 in December last year to nearly one million. Meanwhile, Jordan has registered more than 550,000 Syrians.
Dockery made her visit with Oxfam Great Britain last month and yesterday launched Oxfam’s 12 Days of Giving appeal in the UK to help raise £1 million for the emergency response to the Syria Crisis.

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