#Department for International Development

  • Article: This UK Minister Just Kicked Off a Global Disability Summit in Sign Language
    Health

    This UK Minister Just Kicked Off a Global Disability Summit in Sign Language

    By Imogen Calderwood|July 24, 2018

    The summit, held in London on Tuesday, is tackling a "long-neglected area." Read more

  • Article: Literally Everyone Is Calling for This One Change in How UK Aid Is Spent
    AdvocacyCitizenship

    Literally Everyone Is Calling for This One Change in How UK Aid Is Spent

    By Imogen Calderwood|June 7, 2018

    Charities and MPs are uniting behind the call for change. Read more

  • Article: Ebola Is Spreading in the DRC. Here's How UK Aid Is Working to Stop It.
    AdvocacyHealth

    Ebola Is Spreading in the DRC. Here's How UK Aid Is Working to Stop It.

    By Imogen Calderwood|May 21, 2018

    Speed is paramount in stopping this outbreak before it becomes a repeat of 2014. Read more

  • Article: UK Pledges £750M to Keep Syrian Hospitals Open Despite 'Relentless Attacks’
    Health

    UK Pledges £750M to Keep Syrian Hospitals Open Despite 'Relentless Attacks’

    By Imogen Calderwood|April 25, 2018

    2018 has seen an increase in attacks on medical facilities. Read more

  • Article: Meet the warriors fighting FGM in Kenya
    Girls & Women

    Meet the warriors fighting FGM in Kenya

    April 11, 2018|UK Department for International Development

    Young men taking a stand to end the harmful practice once and for all. Read more

  • Article: 76,000,000 Don't Have Enough Food. Here's How Food Aid Helps Them
    Food & Hunger

    76,000,000 Don't Have Enough Food. Here's How Food Aid Helps Them

    By Imogen Calderwood|April 4, 2018

    Global Citizen follows the path of food aid from donation to delivery. Read more

  • Article: Hugh Laurie and 'Wallace and Gromit' Creators Join Forces to Take on Malaria
    Health

    Hugh Laurie and 'Wallace and Gromit' Creators Join Forces to Take on Malaria

    By Imogen Calderwood|March 12, 2018

    They’re calling on Commonwealth leaders to step up and end malaria forever. Read more

  • Article: UK Charities Agree on 'Tough New Standards' to End Aid Sector Abuse
    Citizenship

    UK Charities Agree on 'Tough New Standards' to End Aid Sector Abuse

    By Imogen Calderwood|March 6, 2018

    The UK aid sector standards will “world-leading,” pledged Penny Mordaunt. Read more