#Department for International Development

  • Article: Genius Inflatable Operating Theatre Fits in a Backpack So Surgery Can Be Performed Anywhere
    Health

    Genius Inflatable Operating Theatre Fits in a Backpack So Surgery Can Be Performed Anywhere

    By James Hitchings-Hales|Jan. 23, 2019

    The "state-of-the-art operating room" could be a huge help to surgeons in conflict zones. 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|Jan. 22, 2019

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

  • Article: There's a 'Deliveroo' for Tampons and Contraceptives in East Africa
    Water & Sanitation

    There's a 'Deliveroo' for Tampons and Contraceptives in East Africa

    By James Hitchings-Hales|Jan. 17, 2019

    UK aid helped kickstart the "femtech" firm to fight menstrual and sexual health stigma. Read more

  • Article: These Futuristic 'Smart Glasses' Help Doctors Direct Warzone Surgery Without Actually Being There
    Health

    These Futuristic 'Smart Glasses' Help Doctors Direct Warzone Surgery Without Actually Being There

    By James Hitchings-Hales|Jan. 9, 2019

    It could save lives — and UK aid is helping. Read more

  • Article: Britain Claps Back at Daily Mail for 'Factually Inaccurate' Headline
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    Britain Claps Back at Daily Mail for 'Factually Inaccurate' Headline

    By James Hitchings-Hales|Jan. 7, 2019

    The newspaper claimed UK aid was funding “rigged elections” in Bangladesh. Read more

  • Article: Britain Will Double Your Donations to These 7 Charities This Christmas
    Citizenship

    Britain Will Double Your Donations to These 7 Charities This Christmas

    By James Hitchings-Hales|Dec. 18, 2018

    Double the festive fun! Read more

  • Article: 8 Wonderful Things Britain Did for the World in 2018 That Have Nothing to Do With Brexit
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    8 Wonderful Things Britain Did for the World in 2018 That Have Nothing to Do With Brexit

    By James Hitchings-Hales|Dec. 13, 2018

    More things happened this year than Brexit. We promise. Read more

  • Article: Mum ‘Had No Choice’ But to Sell 6-Year-Old Daughter for £55 Amid Afghanistan’s Severe Food Crisis
    Food & Hunger

    Mum ‘Had No Choice’ But to Sell 6-Year-Old Daughter for £55 Amid Afghanistan’s Severe Food Crisis

    By James Hitchings-Hales|Nov. 28, 2018

    Over 10 million people are under threat. Read more