15 June 2020 | Danny Sriskandarajah | Tags: , ,

After three months closed due to lockdown restrictions we are delighted to be able to start reopening some of our 595 high street shops this week. I talked to the BBC’s Victoria Derbyshire (from 42 mins) and Nicky Campbell on 5Live Breakfast (from 2h7mins) about new safety measures to protect staff and shoppers, and how … Continue reading “BBC INTERVIEWS ON OXFAM SHOPS REOPENING AFTER COVID”

Observer Comment Is Free: The UK must lead the way on the climate emergency

5 January 2020 | Danny Sriskandarajah | Tags: , , , ,

As we enter 2020 with bushfires devastating Australia and drought starving families in Guatemala, my article for The Observer explains why the UK government will be judged on its ability to secure an ambitious and effective deal to tackle the climate emergency. New Oxfam research reinforces why its right that rich countries like the UK … Continue reading “Observer Comment Is Free: The UK must lead the way on the climate emergency”

Interview: BBC Radio 4 Today

24 December 2019 | Danny Sriskandarajah | Tags: , ,

I was interviewed by BBC Economics Correspondent Dharshini David about my first year leading Oxfam GB, and how growing interest in ethical consumption boosted Oxfam’s shops in the run-up to Christmas, despite a difficult environment for all high street retailers. We spoke about action taken to create a safer environment for all we work with, … Continue reading “Interview: BBC Radio 4 Today”