#DfID

  • Article: Why We Need to Keep Our Commitment to UK Aid — Despite Panorama’s Claim it Funds Extremists in Syria
    AdvocacyCitizenship

    Why We Need to Keep Our Commitment to UK Aid — Despite Panorama’s Claim it Funds Extremists in Syria

    By Imogen Calderwood|Dec. 5, 2017

    The aid money was supposed to go to restoring law and safety in the war-torn country. Read more

  • Article: The UK Will Help 750,000 Women and Girls In Latest Push to End Gender Violence
    Girls & Women

    The UK Will Help 750,000 Women and Girls In Latest Push to End Gender Violence

    By Imogen Calderwood|Nov. 27, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    It will help eradicate violence against women and girls in all its forms. Read more

  • Article: British MPs Just Called on the Government to Help the World’s ‘Most Marginalised Children’ Get Educated
    AdvocacyEducation

    British MPs Just Called on the Government to Help the World’s ‘Most Marginalised Children’ Get Educated

    By Imogen Calderwood|Nov. 21, 2017

    Girls, children with disabilities, and children in conflict zones are most affected. Read more

  • Article: Charities Are Telling the UK Government to Focus Aid ‘on the People Most in Need’
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    Charities Are Telling the UK Government to Focus Aid ‘on the People Most in Need’

    By Imogen Calderwood|Nov. 17, 2017

    DfID has published the stats on how Britain’s overseas development budget is spent. Read more

  • Article: ‘When the British Public See Suffering, They Act,’ Says UK’s New Development Secretary
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    ‘When the British Public See Suffering, They Act,’ Says UK’s New Development Secretary

    By Paul Abernethy|Nov. 15, 2017

    Development secretary Penny Mordaunt has announced her vision for the future. Read more

  • Article: The UK Is Investing £45 Million to End Malaria in Uganda
    Health

    The UK Is Investing £45 Million to End Malaria in Uganda

    By Imogen Calderwood|Nov. 6, 2017

    The money will save over 11,000 children’s lives. Read more

  • Article: Ending Gender Discrimination Will Be Centre Stage at 2018 Commonwealth Summit, Pledges UK Minister
    Girls & Women

    Ending Gender Discrimination Will Be Centre Stage at 2018 Commonwealth Summit, Pledges UK Minister

    By Paul Abernethy  and  Imogen Calderwood|Sept. 18, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    "We can’t end global poverty without empowering women and girls." Read more

  • Article: World’s First Injectable Contraceptives Are Transforming Lives in Uganda
    PartnerGirls & Women

    World’s First Injectable Contraceptives Are Transforming Lives in Uganda

    July 11, 2017|UK Department for International Development

    Women now have a choice, with a little help from UK aid. Read more