Our UK aid budget only goes up when the UK economy grows, a sign of our economic success.
DFID has announced £50 million of new funding to end female genital mutilation (FGM), the largest investment ever made to end FGM worldwide.
The UK government is encouraging the Libyan authorities to improve conditions in detention centres and UK aid provides humanitarian support to those who are in them
Not a single penny of UK aid provided to ClientEarth is used for their core UK business, including the salaries of chief executives.
The Telegraph has now updated its copy to accurately reflect this point.
No UK aid has been used to fund the ‘Unity Statue’ in India
UK aid is helping to combat crimes such as human trafficking, corruption and drug smuggling before they reach UK shores.
Today, Tuesday 30 October, there has been newspaper coverage of the Independent Commission for Aid Impact’s (ICAI) report on DFID’s maternal health programmes. This is DFID's response.
DFID stands by its decision to fund the project in northern Ghana, but accepts the robust, independent evaluation, which concluded it should be not be scaled up
The Sun’s online headline completely misrepresents the findings of the ICAI report, focussing as it does exclusively on a very narrow area of DFID’s work in this field, namely potholes.
The International Development Secretary spoke at DFID's investment arm, CDC, about how the private sector can support international development globally