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Development stakeholders questioned on DFID's allocation of resources

18 January 2016

The International Development Committee questions non-governmental organisations on the UK’s aid strategy and Department for International Development's (DFID) allocation decisions and mechanisms.  

Witnesses

Tuesday 19 January 2016, Wilson Room, Portcullis House

At 10.15am

  • Harpinder Collacott, Executive Director, Development Initiatives
  • Larry Attree, Head of Policy, Saferworld 
  • Julian Egan, Head of Advocacy, International Alert

At 11.00am

  • Aaron Oxley, Executive Director of RESULTS UK, Action for Global Health
  • Jonathan Glennie, Director of Policy, Save the Children
  • Girish Menon, Chief Executive, ActionAid UK

Purpose of the Session

The Committee examines whether the new aid strategy represents a shift in focus for the UK in its development spending and how well DFID and other Government departments are equipped to achieve their development objectives.

Further information

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