Oxfam
abbreviation Oxford Committee for Famine Relief

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Oxfam — Logo Oxfam is an international confederation of 15 organisations working in 98 countries worldwide to find lasting solutions to poverty and related injustice around the world.[1] In all Oxfam’s actions, the ultimate goal is to enable people to… …   Wikipedia

  • Oxfam — ( Oxford Commitee for Famine Relief ) es una organización internacional de promoción del desarrollo y lucha contra la hambruna. Fundada en Inglaterra en 1942 por Joe Mitty como el Comité Oxford para la lucha contra el Hambre por Canon Theodore… …   Wikipedia Español

  • Oxfam — [äks′fam΄] n. an international organization (in full Oxford Committee for Famine Relief), established in England in 1942 to provide training and financial aid to people in developing countries and disaster areas * * * Britain’s largest and best… …   Universalium

  • Oxfam — (Oxford Commitee for Famine Relief ) es una organización internacional de lucha contra la hambruna y promoción del desarrollo. Fundada en Inglaterra en 1942 como el Comité Oxford para la lucha contra el Hambre por Canon Theodore Richard Milford… …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Oxfam — the Oxford Committee for Famine Relief one of the best known ↑charity organizations in the UK, whose aim is to help people in poorer countries, for example by providing training in farming methods or operating educational programmes, and also by… …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • Oxfam — 1963, short for Oxford Committee for Famine Relief …   Etymology dictionary

  • Oxfam — [äks′fam΄] n. an international organization (in full Oxford Committee for Famine Relief), established in England in 1942 to provide training and financial aid to people in developing countries and disaster areas …   English World dictionary

  • Oxfam — Das Logo von Oxfam Deutschland Oxfam Con …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Oxfam — Cette page d’homonymie répertorie les différents sujets et articles partageant un même nom. Oxfam international ou Oxford Commitee for Famine Relief …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Oxfam — noun , a UK based charity …   Wiktionary

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