Oxfam is a world-wide development organization that mobilizes the power of people against poverty. We are an international confederation of 17 organizations working together in more than 90 countries.
Oxfam was founded in Britain in 1942. As well as becoming a world leader in the delivery of emergency relief, Oxfam implements long-term development programs in vulnerable communities for over 70 years.
Oxfam Japan started activities in December 2003. We are working from Japan to bring the reality of poverty and injustice around the world to the Japanese by raising awareness of global issues and supporting Oxfam activities around the world.