Aid groups report 80 harm cases in wake of Oxfam scandal

Aid groups report 80 harm cases in wake of Oxfam scandal
 

Aid organisations have reported 80 cases where workers have harmed people, or put them at risk, international development secretary Penny Mordaunt has said.
Reports of children being sexually abused are among the current and historical cases referred to the Charity Commission since 12 February.
Last month it emerged that former Oxfam workers paid for sex while in Haiti.
It was a "wake up call" for the sector, Ms Mordaunt told a safeguarding summit.
The cases span 26 charities and groups - seven of which were reporting cases that had occurred in the last financial year - and cover... read more

 
5 March 2018 in Regional, Views: 36
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