Thursday, January 10, 2019
The United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) today welcomed a £3.95 million (US$5 million) contribution from the United Kingdom’s Department for International Development (DFID) to its 2018/19 Lean Season Assistance programme in Zimbabwe.
Africa, Zimbabwe, Europe, United Kingdom
Wednesday, November 28, 2018
Funding for social care in Wales is not enough to meet demand and the situation will only get worse, AMs have said. Members of the health committee say they have serious concerns over the level of cash available for the service.
It warns funding...
Tuesday, November 27, 2018
Today, the United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees in the Near East (UNRWA) and The Government of the United Kingdom, through the Department for International Development (DFID), launched a multi-year agreement to support UNRWA...
Asia, Palestinian Territory, Syria, Europe, United Kingdom
Monday, November 26, 2018
The UK will provide vital food, shelter and clean water to Afghans affected by one of the worst droughts the country has ever faced, International Development Secretary Penny Mordaunt announced today (Monday 26 November).
Afghanistan has faced a...
Asia, Afghanistan, Europe, United Kingdom
Wednesday, November 21, 2018
Social housing and private tenants receive less government subsidy than home-owners, a new report has revealed today. The research, which has analyised government spending, taxation and housing regulations, found home-owners are the most subsidised of...
Monday, October 15, 2018
The UK is providing a major new UK aid package to help screen, prevent and tackle malnutrition in Yemen, Minister for the Middle East Alistair Burt announced today. The UN estimates that 17.8 million people do not have reliable access to food across...
Asia, Yemen, Europe, United Kingdom