#Overseas Aid

  • 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
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    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

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