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  • Article: You Took Action to Protect UK Aid in the Cabinet Reshuffle. And It Worked!
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    You Took Action to Protect UK Aid in the Cabinet Reshuffle. And It Worked!

    By James Hitchings-Hales|Feb. 14, 2020

    The Department for International Development (DfID) isn’t going anywhere. Read more

  • Article: This Woman’s Story Shows How One UK Organisation Is Saving Lives in Somaliland

    This Woman’s Story Shows How One UK Organisation Is Saving Lives in Somaliland

    By Imogen Calderwood|Feb. 12, 2020

    Hawa, from Somaliland, was able to have an emergency C-section that saved her life. Read more

  • Article: New UK Aid Pledge Will Combat Spread of Coronavirus in Developing Countries
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    New UK Aid Pledge Will Combat Spread of Coronavirus in Developing Countries

    By Imogen Calderwood|Feb. 11, 2020

    Stopping the spread of coronavirus requires strong global health systems. 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: Britain's Government Has Pledged Not to Spend Aid on Coal. But Is the Pledge All It Seems?
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    Britain's Government Has Pledged Not to Spend Aid on Coal. But Is the Pledge All It Seems?

    By Helen Lock|Jan. 29, 2020

    Boris Johnson announced UK aid will support low-carbon alternatives instead. Read more

  • 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