Oxfam failed to address sexual misconduct and bullying, finds review

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Independent commission says charity lacked robust safeguarding policies and was inconsistent in dealing with complaints

A damning interim review has highlighted Oxfam’s failure to tackle an environment at the charity that allowed sexual misconduct and bullying to go unchecked.

The report, produced by an independent commission, warned that no uniform system exists for dealing with complaints and said there are “drastic inconsistencies” in the way safeguarding issues are handled across the 90-plus countries in which Oxfam International operates.

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