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DFID and UK foundations: let’s keep in touch

Caroline Hartnell 13 March 2014

M-KOPA Solar, a small start-up company based in Nairobi, Kenya, helps low-income consumers in off-grid communities access what would normally be prohibitively expensive energy products such as solar home systems. Repayments are made in small …

Too much focus on monitoring? Is DFID’s approach the right one?

1 Julian Gore-Booth 3 July 2012

The Department for International Development (DFID) today published its Annual Report for 2011/12. DFID and the coalition government are to be congratulated for protecting the UK’s spend on overseas aid, and for the commitment to …

UK’s International Development Committee says DFID should work more closely with foundations

Alliance magazine 24 January 2012

Foundations make a huge contribution to development going far beyond money, and it’s a contribution that the UK government’s Department of International Development (DFID) could help to enhance. So says a newly released report on …