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Oxfam to meet with development officials amid Haiti scandal

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officials are set to meet with Britain's in a bid to retain government funding amid a deepening scandal over sexual misconduct by the charity's workers in is demanding that show moral accountability and provide full disclosure about the case. Yesterday she threatened to pull public funding from unless the charity reveals everything it knows about allegations that some of staff used prostitutes, some of whom were minors, while working in after the 2010 earthquake that devastated the country. has apologised unreservedly, but denied that it attempted to cover up the scandal. Former has said there is a "culture of denial" about exploitation and sexual abuse in the aid sector.

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First Published: Mon, February 12 2018. 15:45 IST
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