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Overview of countries that we currently work in


Oxfam Denmark engages in countries based on an assessment of need, where we have added value, and where we can mobilize funding for activities. Currently we have a deeper long-term engagement in a number of priority countries in Africa, Latin America and the Middle East. These include Mali, Burkina Faso, Niger, Ghana, Kenya, Uganda, South Sudan, Syria, Lebanon, Palestine, Yemen, Colombia and Guatemala.

We also have a number of smaller programs and activities in other countries, We also have a number of smaller programs and activities in other countries. Oxfam Denmark recognizes the need to respond to inequality and crises in other countries where we can add value, including Ukraine and the Eastern European Countries. In addition, we support civil society groups working for quality education in more than 60 countries, and through the Oxfam family we have activities in more than 90 countries.

We collaborate with others across Oxfam globally as well as partners and allies, on regional influencing strategies in Africa, Latin America, the Middle East and Europe. We are also strengthening partnerships in the Nordic region to leverage on its potential to become a superpower for progressive change.

Internationally, we take pride in being part of one of the most influential humanitarian organizations, with a strong capacity to engage global institutions and networks to achieve systemic change.

Village elder & pastoralist Omar and son, photographed outside their homestead Mororo location, in Tana River County, where his 19 dependents, including one child with a mental disability, live.
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