In focus

United to tackle famine

The Premier League backs the DEC East Africa crisis appeal and announces a weekend of action at clubs across England

Forests, food and fuel

Test your knowledge and learn about climate change with our three infographics

Aid reviews


The future of UK aid

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


Humanitarian Emergency Response Review

How we will provide effective help to people devastated by man-made and natural disasters


Action plans set out how we'll fight poverty

Operational plans for every country where DFID works now published

dfid bloggers

Violence against women and girls is unacceptable, yet it's one of the most widespread violations of human rights worldwide. As many as one in three women experiences violence or abuse at some point in her life...