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Budgeting Guidance from Oxfam

These documents from Oxfam give guidance on budgeting for safeguarding. The document is available in English, French, Spanish, and Arabic.

August 4, 2021
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Oxfam Non-Staff Code of Conduct

This document from Oxfam is a Code of Code for Oxam's partners. It gives Oxfam's partners guidance regarding the key issues that they need to be aware of, and the standards of behavior. This document is useful for organizations that are looking for an example of a Code of Conduct for partners.

November 23, 2019
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Oxfam Final Report June 2019

This document from the Independent Commission on Sexual Misconduct, Accountability and Culture Change provides an overview of the steps that Oxfam was recommended to take to improve safeguarding within the organization in 2018. It is a lengthy document, but has several recommendations for Oxfam that other organizations might find useful to review for their own organization.

November 23, 2019
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Oxfam Independent Commission Interim Report

This document from the Independent Commission proposes recommendations on how Oxfam can better align its values and strengthen its systems to prevent and respond to all forms of abuse of power; harassment; and interpersonal misconduct, including sexual misconduct. This document will be useful for organizations looking to better understand the scandals that galvanized the safeguarding sector and for organizations looking for a starting place on essential safeguarding measures to take.

November 23, 2019
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Oxfam Investigation Report

This document is the report of the Charity Commission's inquiry into Oxfam Great Britian. This report is useful for organizations that are looking to develop a better understanding of some of the risk factors for SEAH.

November 23, 2019
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Oxfam Ten-Point Action Plan

This document from Oxfam outlines their ten point plan to address safeguarding issues within the organization. This document will be useful for organizations that are looking for tangible examples of actions to take to address safeguarding issues within their organizations.

November 23, 2019
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Podcast: How Oxfam America Takes on ‘Structural Issues That Keep People Poor

"We convened other CEOs in the sector and said, what can we do to bring more attention and capacity for better approaches to protecting staff, communities, and ensuring policies and systems are in place?" said Abby maxman, CEO of Oxfam America.

June 15, 2018
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Letter to Senate Leadership on Evacuation of At-Risk Afghans

In response to recent Congressional action taken on the crisis in Afghanistan—as well as our ongoing obligation to help our…

September 28, 2021
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InterAction’s CEO PSEAH Pledge—Three Year Update

In March 2018, InterAction launched its CEO Pledge on Preventing Sexual Exploitation, Abuse, and Harassment (PSEAH). Signed by 140…

March 30, 2021
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Launching The Community-Based Safeguarding Visual Toolkit

The NGO community has made significant progress in safeguarding against sexual abuse or exploitation by and of humanitarian and development…

March 4, 2021