What color is Oxfam Novib?

What kind of color do you think of when talking about Oxfam Novib? Your answer is probably green. That’s true as the logo is green, but it’s not complete. If I’m answering this question, I will say it’s the color of rainbow. As an Oxfam Academy intern in Gender Justice Team, I am responsible for…

Do we need wealth, or do we need equality?

Is a growing economy a sign of well-being? My experience in a developed country left me with a doubt: Should nations continue to focus on expanding their economies, or should they focus on equality? Nowadays, the more an economy grows, the more resources society needs. These resources are not necessarily basic resources (e.g.water) but needless…

Alumni Stories: Raluca

Can EdTech reduce the inequalities in educational opportunity around the world? The focus and efforts in global education are switching steadily from assuring education access to increasing children’s learning outcomes. For this objective too, the global community must set its sights on helping all children, regardless of their schooling history or means. But how? Has…

Financing Climate Destruction

The forces preventing climate action from matching climate rhetoric Two years since the Paris Agreement had come into effect—where leaders from 195 countries agreed to jointly reduce humanity’s reliance on fossil fuels—it seems as though the euphoria surrounding the accord is beginning to collide with the unfortunate reality of the present. Despite declining prices for…