In focus

How you can help in 2012

Explore the ways you can change lives this year on our facebook page

Best of the blogs 2011opens in a new window

The pick of last year's guest and staff blogs including posts on vaccines, mothers and babies and the importance of the private sector

Everyone needs a safety net

How UK aid is protecting some of the most vulnerable people in Kenya

More from DFID

DFID project database

Find summaries of the projects we fund, including the results they aim to achieve and how much they cost


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

dfid bloggers

I will not change the world, I will not save a life and I will almost definitely get Delhi Belly... several times. These are the first three things I learned whilst on my ICS training weekend. Not the most inspiring phrases, yet I could not be more excited to go to India for three months...

Fiona Lamont

by Fiona Lamontopens in a new window
International Citizen Service volunteer