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Permanent Secretary on the importance of explaining DFID’s work

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The Telegraph today reports on comments made by DFID’s Permanent Secretary Matthew Rycroft in a recent interview with Civil Service World.  Its headline is “Public mistrust of foreign aid budget is ‘valid criticism’”. The paper focusses very narrowly on comments …

Independent on Sunday on tackling sexual harassment and abuse at UNAIDS

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The Independent on Sunday has today reported on comments made by the chairman of the UNAIDS Programme Coordinating Board (PCB) to campaigner Paula Donovan, who runs the Code Blue Campaign. The UK is committed to tackling sexual harassment and sexual exploitation …

UK aid is making the world…and the UK…a better, safer, more prosperous place

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Penny Mordaunt wrote a powerful piece laying out the case for UK aid in The Daily Express today. The International Development Secretary argued “Britain has a moral responsibility to help lift people less fortunate out of poverty”. But she also highlighted how UK aid’s work was making the UK itself “more secure and prosperous”.