Oxfam UK

Oxfam predicts biggest cuts in aid in 15 years

Press Release   •   Nov 03, 2011 09:07 GMT

Aid from rich nations is likely to fall by at least $9.5 billion by the end of 2012 – the biggest drop in aid for 15 years, according to new calculations by international agency Oxfam ahead of this week’s G20 Summit (Nov 3-4).

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Aid from rich nations is likely to fall by at least $9.5 billion by the end of 2012 – the biggest drop in aid for

This represents the gravest threat to aid levels in 15 years.Oxfam

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Matthew Grainger  matt.grainger@oxfaminternational.org   +447730680837
Magali Rubino   mrubino@oxfamfrance.org   +33630466604
Angela Corbalan  angela.corbalan@oxfaminternational.org +32473562260

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