Oxfam faces fresh probe over Haiti prostitutes scandal

Oxfam hit with pay-for-sex allegations in Haiti

The charity commission demanded further information from Oxfam on Saturday, saying it had "made no mention of any potential sexual crimes involving minors", when it first reported the investigation in 2011.

According to The Observer, women were repeatedly invited "for parties" at Oxfam's team premises.

"Our approach to this matter would have been different had the full details that have been reported been disclosed to us at the time", the Charity Commission said in a statement.

Late on Friday, the Department for International Development (DFID) also said it was reviewing its relationship with the UK-based charity, to which it gave almost £32 million (36 million euros/$44 million) previous year.

"If the moral leadership at the top of the organisation isn't there, then we can not have you as a partner".

A spokesperson for Oxfam said the organisation was deeply shocked by the new allegations, admitting the problem was "sector-wide".

The International Development Secretary will meet Oxfam bosses for showdown talks Monday after accusing the beleaguered charity of lying and failing in its "moral leadership" over the Haiti sex scandal.

She challenged Oxfam bosses to explain why a resulting investigation saw four staff dismissed and three resign - with no public disclosure.

"Moreover we received positive references from former Oxfam staff-in their individual capacities-who worked with him", including from a human resources staffer, a spokesman said.

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Everybody - the 25,000 staff and volunteers - are compromised by this, the hundreds of thousands of people who support Oxfam every month are compromised by this, and to everybody I apologise, he said.

The British Red Cross admitted there had been a "small number of cases of harrasment reported in the UK", believed to be as many as five.

In a sign of widening fallout, the Sunday Times reported more than 120 workers for Britain's leading charities were accused of sexual abuse in the past year, "fuelling fears paedophiles are targeting overseas aid organisations".

'We are shocked and dismayed about the latest revelations from Chad.

Britain has warned Oxfam that it may lose government funding if the anti-poverty charity doesn't hand over all the information it has about a sexual misconduct scandal in Haiti by some of its aid workers.

Ms Mordaunt announced she would meet the charity on Monday to discuss the case, and said: "If the moral leadership at the top of the organisation is not there then we cannot have you as a partner".

Oxfam's chairwoman of United Kingdom trustees, Caroline Thomson, said it was working to "address the underlying cultural issues that allowed this behaviour to happen".

And it will extend an existing review into bad behaviour and the charity's culture to include looking at how people are hired and managing of staff in challenging environments. However, the minister said Oxfam did "absolutely the wrong thing" by not reporting the detail of the incidents to the government.

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