UK Overseas Aid

Foreign Aid, An Irrational Scapegoat

Jake Hurfurt | Posted 06.04.2014 | UK Universities & Education
Jake Hurfurt

UKIP and our right wing press draw emotive comparisons between our foreign aid budget and cuts to services and budgets to be spent on home shores. They appeal to the witless nationalist tendencies amongst much of the British public, claiming that slashing spending on foreign aid could reduce cuts to services in the UK.

UK Needs An 'Early Exit' Plan On Overseas Aid, Says Peers Committee

Huffington Post UK / PA | Posted 29.03.2012 | UK

The UK should abandon its commitment to raise overseas aid by another 37% to meet a United Nations target amid painful spending cuts elsewhere and fea...