#Aid

  • Article: UK Aid Department Rocked By Budget Cuts Amid Controversial Merger

    UK Aid Department Rocked By Budget Cuts Amid Controversial Merger

    By Helen Lock|July 2, 2020

    NGO leaders are concerned that the most vulnerable groups will not be protected. Read more

  • Article: Coronavirus: 4 Lessons We Can Learn About Responding to a Global Health Crisis

    Coronavirus: 4 Lessons We Can Learn About Responding to a Global Health Crisis

    By Helen Lock|March 16, 2020

    From vaccine alliances to social safety nets, there's a lot we can learn for the future. Read more

  • Article: Australia Cuts Aid for Health Programs to Spend More on Pacific Infrastructure Projects

    Australia Cuts Aid for Health Programs to Spend More on Pacific Infrastructure Projects

    By Madeleine Keck|Feb. 21, 2020

    New figures show aid spending has been cut by 42% in Southeast Asia over the past five years. Read more

  • Article: EU Leaders Are About to Set Their Aid Budgets Until 2027. Here's How You Can Help.
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    EU Leaders Are About to Set Their Aid Budgets Until 2027. Here's How You Can Help.

    By Imogen CalderwoodErica Sanchez  and  Pia Gralki|Feb. 18, 2020

    Use your voice to make sure the world’s most vulnerable people aren’t left behind. Read more

  • Article: Australian Politicians Visit Bangladesh Slums to See the Impact of Australian Aid

    Australian Politicians Visit Bangladesh Slums to See the Impact of Australian Aid

    By Madeleine Keck|Jan. 30, 2020

    The tour visited programs by Oxfam, Plan International, and World Vision, among others. Read more

  • Article: Prime Minister Boris Johnson Calls for an Overhaul of UK Aid Spending
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    Prime Minister Boris Johnson Calls for an Overhaul of UK Aid Spending

    By Helen Lock|Jan. 29, 2020

    It could move UK aid away from poverty alleviation in favour of the UK's own interests. Read more

  • Article: Drones, Satellites, and Mobile Phones: How Tech Revolutionized Aid in 2019

    Drones, Satellites, and Mobile Phones: How Tech Revolutionized Aid in 2019

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|Dec. 20, 2019

    From drones to satellite early warning systems, technology is revolutionizing aid operations. Read more

  • Article: These Bognor Regis Fridge Makers Are Helping Save Lives All Over the World
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    These Bognor Regis Fridge Makers Are Helping Save Lives All Over the World

    By Imogen Calderwood|Dec. 11, 2019

    From an English seaside town to Djibouti — a British invention is protecting children from disease. Read more