In a new series of photos, families worldwide pose with one week's food supply.
I realized it had been an important day for Emile, too: He was beginning to understand the context of people's lives, how they cope, and the importance of supporting them when their options run out.
A recession lesson: If the cloth is good, it can have a second life--and maybe even a third.
Stories of real people can help combat compassion fatigue.
Cholera has a deadly grip on Zimbabwe. Oxfam and its local partner are taking steps to stop its spread.
President Obama signs first piece of legislation: equal pay for women and minorities.
In Ethiopia, one woman's strength in the face of trouble sends a message of hope.
On International Human Rights Day, rights defenders are missing in Zimbabwe.
On World AIDS Day, stories about the hardships children endure fill the mind of this African traveler.