Archbishop Emeritus Desmond Tutu Retires As Global Ambassador of Scandal-Hit Oxfam

Archbishop Emeritus Desmond Tutu Retires As Global Ambassador of Scandal-Hit Oxfam

"We are aware of The Times' investigation of Oxfam UK members and their conduct in the Haiti natural disaster response".

Film producer Livia Firth has become the latest charity ambassador to speak out about the "appalling" Oxfam scandal.

Senegalese singer Baaba Maal and British actress Minnie Driver have also quit as Oxfam ambassadors after the scandal erupted early this month.

A statement said he was "deeply disappointed by allegations of immorality and possible criminality involving humanitarian workers linked to the charity".

The anti-poverty organization has been reeling since the Times of London reported last week that seven former Oxfam staff members who worked in Haiti faced misconduct allegations that included using prostitutes and downloading pornography.

CAFOD Director Chris Bain said in a statement, "We were not aware of allegations made against this employee and received two references, as standard practice, at the time of recruitment".

"I am not a saint".

She said: "I am ashamed that this happened on my watch and I take full responsibility". But he denied any wrongdoing himself - he never organised "sex parties" or visited brothels in the country.

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Adams told CNA that Cross Catholic Outreach assisted the Haitian Sisters of Charity of Saint-Louis in efforts to counsel and train women at risk of prostitution and trafficking in the aftermath of the natural disaster.

A spokesperson for Oxfam said the company was "saddened" by her decision to step down but that they respected her wishes.

He said rumours of aid staff paying for sex in Chad in 2006 were "complete nonsense". "And it needs to change now", she said. He did not name this person.

"I feel I have done wrong, but not in the way that some media are reporting", Van Hauwermeiren wrote, adding: "These allegations are destroying me and I no longer dare to appear in public or speak to my family and children".

Some reports have characterized events arranged by van Hauwermeiren as "orgies". A Oxfam spokeswoman declined to comment on his letter.

Ms Evans said that staff had been accused of rape and that sexual abuse by shop managers in United Kingdom stores against young volunteers was covered up. "Women paid with money from the organisation?", he told the Belgian newspaper Het Nieuwsblad. Belgium does not extradite its citizens to countries outside the European Union.

Sciaf director Alistair Dutton said both incidents were dealt with "decisively" and reassured supporters that the charity has stringent safeguarding procedures. The NCA has led investigations which led to the jailing of British citizens for sex crimes committed overseas.

Ms Mordaunt said: "No organisation is too big, or our work with them too complex, for me to hesitate to remove funding from them if we can not trust them to put the beneficiaries of aid first".

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