#Overseas Aid

  • Article: UK Hints at Boosting Aid to Syria's White Helmets After US Freezes Funding
    Citizenship

    UK Hints at Boosting Aid to Syria's White Helmets After US Freezes Funding

    By Imogen Calderwood|May 11, 2018

    The Nobel Peace Prize-nominated group has saved an estimated 60,000 people. 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: 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: UK Charities Agree on 'Tough New Standards' to End Aid Sector Abuse
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    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

  • Article: Theresa May Refuses to Abandon Britain's 0.7% Aid Commitment
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    Theresa May Refuses to Abandon Britain's 0.7% Aid Commitment

    By Imogen Calderwood|Feb. 14, 2018

    She's standing up to pressure from the media and within her own party. Read more

  • Article: Groups Like Oxfam & Save the Children Could Lose Millions if No Brexit Deal Is Reached
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    Groups Like Oxfam & Save the Children Could Lose Millions if No Brexit Deal Is Reached

    By Imogen Calderwood|Jan. 10, 2018

    The UK is the second highest sector of EU aid funding. Read more

  • Article: Yes, UK Aid Money Goes to Some of the World’s Most Corrupt Countries — and Here’s Why That’s Important
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    Yes, UK Aid Money Goes to Some of the World’s Most Corrupt Countries — and Here’s Why That’s Important

    By Imogen Calderwood|Jan. 2, 2018

    Corruption isn’t a reason to slash aid spending to the countries who need it most. Read more

  • Article: UK Gives £50M in Aid to Yemen to Stave Off 'Catastrophic Famine' for Another Month
    Food & Hunger

    UK Gives £50M in Aid to Yemen to Stave Off 'Catastrophic Famine' for Another Month

    By Imogen Calderwood|Dec. 18, 2017

    Two-thirds of Yemen’s population now need aid to survive. Read more