#International Development

  • Article: Why We Need to Keep Our Commitment to UK Aid — Despite Panorama’s Claim it Funds Extremists in Syria
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    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: This MP Just Made the Most Compelling Case for UK Aid — and You Have to Hear it
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    This MP Just Made the Most Compelling Case for UK Aid — and You Have to Hear it

    By Imogen Calderwood|Dec. 1, 2017

    He’s hitting back at the haters. 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: 8 Things You Need to Know About the UK's New Secretary of State — and Why You Should Care
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    8 Things You Need to Know About the UK's New Secretary of State — and Why You Should Care

    By Imogen Calderwood|Nov. 13, 2017

    Meet the woman in charge of the UK’s overseas aid spending. Read more

  • Article: Know Exactly Where Your Donations Are Going With This App From Oxfam
    Finance & Innovation

    Know Exactly Where Your Donations Are Going With This App From Oxfam

    By Phineas Rueckert|Jan. 19, 2017

    Oxfam’s new charity app includes a big push for transparency in donations. Read more

  • Article: 7 Factors to Consider Now That We Live in a Post-Truth World
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    7 Factors to Consider Now That We Live in a Post-Truth World

    Jan. 13, 2017

    Can we believe anything anymore? Read more

  • Article: Why This Week Has Proven That Defending UK Aid Is a Feminist Issue
    Girls & Women

    Why This Week Has Proven That Defending UK Aid Is a Feminist Issue

    By Yosola Olorunshola|Jan. 11, 2017

    The UK has decided to stop funding the Girl Effect. What does this mean for gender equality? Read more

  • Article: Farmers in Kenya shut down $144 million USD wind power farm
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    Farmers in Kenya shut down $144 million USD wind power farm

    By Meghan Werft|Feb. 25, 2016

    Their protests led to cancellation of the major project and brings up an interesting debate. Read more