HM Government welcomes the Independent Commission for Aid Impact’s learning review of the UK aid response to global health threats and its recommendations.
Today, the Burmese Embassy has failed to provide visas for the International Development Committee to travel to Burma
The visit was planned as part of the Committee’s inquiry into the Department for International Development’s work in Bangladesh and Burma.
Statement by Stephen Hickey, UK Acting Deputy Permanent Representative to the UN, at the Security Council Briefing on Yemen
Delivered on: 27 February 2018 (Transcript of the speech, exactly as it was delivered)
Thank you Mr President.
And first I’d like to thank our briefers for their updates on the situation in Yemen.
Penny Mordaunt spoke to the aid sector at their annual gathering in London.
We’ve just 12 years left to fulfil our promise to the world’s poorest, and the commitment so central to the Global Goals – to Leave No One Behind.
We set ourselves the task that by 2030 every child will have the chance of a decent education, but we are 85 years adrift on current projections – not set to achieve that until 2115.
That is better though than our current assessment on when we will end malnutrition – we are looking at least a century before delivering that.
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The Stabilisation Unit (SU) requires Gender, Conflict & Stability experts to support the work of Her Majesty’s Government (HMG) in fragile and conflict affected states.
What is the Stabilisation Unit?