In focus


New ministers

Rt Hon Justine Greening MP and Lynne Featherstone MP have been appointed as new ministers for international development


Podcast: Bill Gates

Bill Gates makes the case for aid in an age of austerity

Film: UK aid is changing lives

See the work UK aid does through the eyes of the people who help deliver it. Watch a short film shot by our staff in Spring 2012

More from DFID


DFID's Annual Report 2011-12

New figures track the success of UK aid around the globe

DFID projects database

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

dfid bloggers

The conflict in Syria shows no sign of abating, yet media interest is waning. The humanitarian needs of the children affected are hardly mentioned and it is hard to understand why. Within Syria alone, 2.5 million people are affected, 1...

David Bull

by David Bullopens in a new window
Executive Director, UNICEF UK