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Winnie Byanyima

Winnie Byanyima

Winnie Byanyima is the executive director of Oxfam International. She is a leader on women’s rights, democratic governance and peace building. She served eleven years in the Ugandan Parliament, and has served at the African Union Commission and as Director of Gender and Development at the United Nations Development Program.

Articles by this author

 

How Can We Bridge the Widening Global Inequality Gap?

It's as if inequality apologists can barely be bothered because they don't feel their cosy system is threatened enough that they need to.

Winnie Byanyima ·


The Makings of a More Human Economy

We must now forge an ambitious but common-sense design of an economy purposed to benefit the 99 percent, not the one percent.

Winnie Byanyima ·


The Climate Movement Charges On, Even Without the US

Developing nations lay claim to the mantle of leadership for a fairer, safer world

Winnie Byanyima ·



UN Refugees and Migrants Summit: All Talk, No Action

For now, these summits risk being but a half-hearted beginning to help those millions of people forced to flee.

Winnie Byanyima ·


Jo Cox's Message to the World: We Have #MoreInCommon

We must actively reject hateful ideology from all corners.

Winnie Byanyima ·


The World's Inequality Countdown

The rich can no longer pretend that their wealth benefits the rest of us - the only thing trickling down is inequality

Winnie Byanyima ·


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