Senior Tories fear £4bn cut to overseas aid will be made permanent

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Senior Tories fear that the cut to Britain’s aid budget will become permanent, amid a growing campaign inside and outside parliament to reverse the decision. Conservatives opposed to the Läs mer…

Slashing overseas aid reflects badly on Britain | Letters

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Rishi Sunak has said he could not tell the country he was giving 0.7% of gross national income to foreign aid (Foreign Office minister resigns as Sunak cuts aid Läs mer…

Overseas aid budget for education cut by a quarter this year, data shows

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; The overseas aid budget for education was slashed by more than a quarter by the government this year, even before this week’s further axing of a third of aid Läs mer…

No new legislation needed to cut UK aid budget, says Rishi Sunak

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; The chancellor, Rishi Sunak, has said ministers do not need to pass new laws in order for Britain to miss the target to spend 0.7% of gross national income Läs mer…

'Immense suffering': older people worldwide being failed by aid agencies – report

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Older people around the world are being “systematically failed” by aid agencies, leaving them unable find enough food or access medicine, research has found. Interviews with almost 9,000 older Läs mer…

UK aid cuts 'unprincipled, unjustified and harmful', say experts and MPs

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; The UK aid cuts announced by chancellor Rishi Sunak could see a million girls lose out on schooling, nearly three million women and children go without life-saving nutrition and Läs mer…