Driver was the primary celeb to give up the worldwide charity as accusations over workers paying for prostitutes throughout crises widened.
“All I can let you know about this terrible revelation about Oxfam is that I’m devastated,” the Oscar-nominated actress wrote on Twitter.
“Devastated for the ladies who have been utilized by folks despatched there to assist them, devastated by the response of an organisation that I’ve been elevating consciousness for since I used to be 9 years outdated.”
A spokesperson for the charity mentioned Driver’s determination “saddens us deeply, however we additionally perceive and respect her alternative,” in accordance with a press release quoted by The Telegraph newspaper.
Oxfam has denied a cover-up over the usage of prostitutes by senior support employees in Haiti following the nation’s devastating 2010 earthquake.
Because the scandal first broke final week additional allegations have been made concerning the organisation’s mishandling of sexual assault in South Sudan.
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