#Department for International Development

  • Article: This London-Based Organisation Has Helped Nearly a Million People Access Clean, Reliable Energy
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    This London-Based Organisation Has Helped Nearly a Million People Access Clean, Reliable Energy

    By Imogen Calderwood|Sept. 11, 2019

    The UK is a leader in the fight against climate change — and organisations like BBOXX are vital. Read more

  • Article: How 8 Sailors From Cornwall Are Leading the UK Mission to Help Hurricane Dorian Victims
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    How 8 Sailors From Cornwall Are Leading the UK Mission to Help Hurricane Dorian Victims

    By James Hitchings-Hales|Sept. 9, 2019

    UK aid spending has helped them deliver food, water, and shelter to people in the Bahamas. Read more

  • Article: The UK Just Doubled Its Contribution to the World's Largest Fund Fighting Climate Change
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    The UK Just Doubled Its Contribution to the World's Largest Fund Fighting Climate Change

    By Imogen Calderwood|Aug. 29, 2019

    The Green Climate Fund is working to protect hundreds of millions of people from climate change. Read more

  • Article: The UK Is Helping 600,000 Children Living in Conflict and Crisis Zones Go to School
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    The UK Is Helping 600,000 Children Living in Conflict and Crisis Zones Go to School

    By Imogen Calderwood|Aug. 28, 2019

    For many of the children reached, it will be their first time in a classroom. Read more

  • Article: The UK Is Helping Hundreds of Thousands of Zimbabweans on the Brink of Starvation

    The UK Is Helping Hundreds of Thousands of Zimbabweans on the Brink of Starvation

    By Imogen Calderwood|Aug. 12, 2019

    Without support, more than 5.5 million people in Zimbabwe won’t have access to enough food by 2020. Read more

  • Article: We Asked Why You Care About Safe Contraception and Maternal Health — and Your Answers Were Extraordinary

    We Asked Why You Care About Safe Contraception and Maternal Health — and Your Answers Were Extraordinary

    By Imogen Calderwood|Aug. 6, 2019

    Your 450 personal messages will be invaluable in pressuring the government to step up on this issue. Read more

  • Article: Over 70% of Britons Care More About Climate Change Than Brexit

    Over 70% of Britons Care More About Climate Change Than Brexit

    July 26, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Britons are "waking up to the devastating effects of the climate emergency." Read more

  • Article: Introducing the Next Man to Take One of the Most Important Jobs in British Government
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    Introducing the Next Man to Take One of the Most Important Jobs in British Government

    By James Hitchings-Hales|July 26, 2019

    Alok Sharma has been appointed as the new international development secretary. Read more