Writing for Politic's Home on the 21 November, Theo Clarke, former Director of CFID and CEO of The Coalition for Global Prosperity highlights how women and girls are being denied the oppertunity to reach their potential because of the simple
CFID Patron, and Co-Chair of the Women, Peace and Security APPG Baroness Fiona Hodgson of Abinger recently gave the opening address at an joint FCO and Economic & Social Research Council event discussing safeguarding children from Sexual Exploitation and Abuse
Today is World Pneumonia Day. CFID is pleased to host a guest blog from Save the Children talking about the importance of defeating this disease. All photographs by Jonathan Hyams, Save the Children, Robert: Dr Moses Lobur checks Robert, nine
Rt Hon Penny Mordaunt MP has been appointed Secretary of State for International Development today. Penny, who is the Conservative MP for Portsmouth North (since 2010), previously served as the Minister of State for Disabled People, Health and Work. Prior
George Freeman MP "Let's make science funding part of the aid budget – and help British tech save the world."
Writing in the Telegraph on 5 November, George Freeman MP, Chair of the Prime Minister's Policy Board, makes the case for doubling the percentage of our UK Aid Budget that is spent on R&D. Read the article below