#Department for International Development

  • Article: The UK Promises Not to Eliminate Its Overseas Aid Department After Action From Charities
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    The UK Promises Not to Eliminate Its Overseas Aid Department After Action From Charities

    By Helen Lock|Jan. 15, 2020

    But the department could still lose its Secretary of State leadership, concerning aid advocates. Read more

  • Article: Over 100 Charities Unite to Warn That Tory Plans for UK Aid Risk Britain Turning Its Back on the World
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    Over 100 Charities Unite to Warn That Tory Plans for UK Aid Risk Britain Turning Its Back on the World

    By Imogen Calderwood|Dec. 17, 2019

    A potential merger of government departments could put the UK's life-saving aid budget at risk. 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

  • Article: Global Citizen Election Guide 2019: Where All UK Parties Stand on Climate Change, Feminism, and Extreme Poverty

    Global Citizen Election Guide 2019: Where All UK Parties Stand on Climate Change, Feminism, and Extreme Poverty

    By James Hitchings-Hales|Dec. 3, 2019

    Everything you need to know about the three issues we know you care about. Read more

  • Article: 8 Astonishing Things UK Aid Has Made Happen Since 2015 That You Should Definitely Know About
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    8 Astonishing Things UK Aid Has Made Happen Since 2015 That You Should Definitely Know About

    By Helen Lock|Nov. 26, 2019

    From fighting FGM to tackling climate change — here are the highlights of five years of UK aid. Read more

  • Article: The UK Just Committed £425M So Every Woman and Adolescent Girl Can Control Her Own Future

    The UK Just Committed £425M So Every Woman and Adolescent Girl Can Control Her Own Future

    By Helen Lock|Nov. 6, 2019

    It comes after thousands of Global Citizens took action so that #SheCanPlan. Read more

  • Article: The UK Is Going to Help Vaccinate 400 Million Children a Year Against Polio
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    The UK Is Going to Help Vaccinate 400 Million Children a Year Against Polio

    By Helen Lock|Nov. 5, 2019

    Bill Gates said it will make a “huge difference in eradicating this disease once and for all." Read more

  • Article: 'Bake Off' Winner David Atherton Backs UK's 'Incredible' Support for Mums and Babies in Malawi
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    'Bake Off' Winner David Atherton Backs UK's 'Incredible' Support for Mums and Babies in Malawi

    By Imogen Calderwood|Nov. 5, 2019

    “To be able to see babies being born that otherwise wouldn’t have survived was just incredible.” Read more