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UK aid from the British people

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Results reported between 2011/12 - 2015/16

Wealth Creation

  • Number of people with access to financial services as a result of DFID support200,000
  • Number of people supported through DFID programmes to improve their rights to land and property120,000

Poverty, Vulnerability, Nutrition and Hunger

  • Number of people benefiting from DFID-supported cash transfer programmes1,540,000
  • Number of children under five and pregnant women reached through DFID's nutrition-relevant programmes1,170,000
  • Number of people achieving food security through DFID support1,300,000


  • Number of children supported by DFID in primary and lower secondary education820,000
  • Number of children completing primary education supported by DFID530,000

Water, Sanitation and Hygiene

  • Number of unique people reached with one or more water, sanitation or hygiene promotion intervention9,900,000
  • Number of people with sustainable access to clean drinking water sources through DFID support2,520,000
  • Number of people with sustainable access to an improved sanitation facility through DFID support6,320,000
  • Number of people with access to improved hygiene through DFID support to hygiene promotion9,660,000

Humanitarian and Emergency

  • Number of people reached with emergency food assistance through DFID support150,000

Governance and Security

  • Number of people supported to have choice and control over their own development and to hold decision makers to account300,000
  • Number of women and girls with improved access to security and justice services through DFID support4,400,000

Climate Change

  • Number of people with improved access to clean energy as a result of DFID funding2,010,000
  • Number of hectares where deforestation and degradation have been avoided2,000


  • Number of births delivered with the help of nurses, midwives or doctors through DFID support550,000
  • Number of additional women using modern methods of family planning through DFID support1,330,000