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Unhealthy Development

The ideological agenda to commercialise the NHS completely ignores decades of evidence and the expertise of the healthcare profession, driven instead by the interests of private healthcare companies, lobbyists and investors. 86 more words

Social Protection

DFID Digital Day

The use of technology is growing every day in every sector and every part of our lives. Noting this, Department For International Development (DFID) also recognized the value of technology in implementing their plans and policies. 249 more words

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Opportunity: Science and Global Development

The UKCDS hub is an excellent resource which will help researchers navigate UK funding opportunities in global development research including some key large funding sources within the UK such as DFID, Wellcome Trust, Newton Fund, GCRF, Ross Fund. 24 more words


The Pros and Cons of Foreign Aid

The terms “humanitarian aid”, “foreign aid”, and “development aid” get thrown around a lot without any general consensus of what these terms actually mean. Therefore, it’s no surprise when a recent poll of Britons expressed the desire to… 1,002 more words

Foreign Aid

Opportunity: The Challenge Fund

The Global Fund for Disaster Reduction and Recovery along with the UK Government Department for International Development are seeking Expressions of Interest by 15th September.  The competitive Challenge Fund pilots new and innovative approaches to strengthen disaster and climate risk decision-making and overcome challenges to availability and accessibility of risk information in developing countries. 26 more words


Aid for Aid’s Sake: Why we need a Department for International Development

Since the announcement of Priti Patel as Secretary of Sate for International Development in Theresa May’s cabinet, there has been a marked increase in the level of interest in the department. 1,173 more words