In focus

Horn of Africa food crisis

Lifesaving UK government help for more than a million people in Ethiopia, Kenya and Somalia

Changing lives

Hear the stories, follow our progress and tell your friends

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Situation in Libya - latest updates

The UK's response to the humanitarian situation in Libya

Aid reviews

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Humanitarian Emergency Response Review

Results of Lord Ashdown's independent review

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The future of UK aid

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

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Action plans set out how we'll fight poverty

Operational plans for every country where DFID works now published

dfid bloggers

I was unprepared for what I saw at the Dadaab camp in Kenya. Totally unprepared for the utter sense of panic in the people I met there. These were the newcomers, people who could not fit into the largest refugee camp in the world...