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Ethiopia drought - Britain's response

Food relief for 1.3 million people as the region faces its worst drought in a decade

Changing lives

Hear the stories, follow our progress and tell your friends


Situation in Libya - latest updates

The UK's response to the humanitarian situation in Libya

Aid reviews


Humanitarian Emergency Response Review

Results of Lord Ashdown's independent review


The future of UK aid

Changing lives, delivering results: our plans to help the world's poorest people


Action plans set out how we'll fight poverty

Operational plans for every country where DFID works now published

dfid bloggers

Last week, as I was sat in the garden outside our accommodation, I saw for the first time a lunar eclipse – it was stunning. As the earth’s shadow slowly slipped across the silvery moon surface it was transformed into a reddish brown...


by Francescaopens in a new window
District Approach Coordinator