To improve minerals sector governance in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) by strengthening revenue transparency and developing mechanisms for encouraging responsible private sector (both large and small scale artisanal) activity. This will benefit the poor in DRC and contribute towards our Millennium Development Goals by 2015 as improved governance of the minerals sector will increase the sector’s contribution to economic growth, sustainable development and poverty reduction.
Project facilitation costs covering planning, implementation and resources as part of ODA projects in the Democratic Republic of Congo
The design of a systemic, context-specific PSD programme which strategically targets key constraints in order to empower the private sector to be an engine of growth, job creation and poverty alleviation in DRC thus improving the lives of poor people in DRC by 2023.To foster economic opportunities for poor people in the Democratic Republic of Congo by providing them with access to financial services, well functioning markets, and an enabling business environment.
To provide increased coverage with essential reproductive, maternal and child health services in DFID-supported health zones. To increase coverage with essential health services in 52 DFID-supported health zones in five provinces (Nord Ubangi, Kasai-Centrale, Kasai, Maniema, Tshopo). This will benefit over 9 million Congolese citizens, and contributes towards achievement of MDGs through the delivery of services to improve reproductive, maternal and child health
To reduce the burden of malaria in the Democratic Republic of Congo by providing essential prevention and treatment services and strengthening disease surveillance. The programme will help to protect approximately six million people from the disease, and will contribute towards the MDG’s by reducing malaria deaths in Democratic Republic of Congo
To reduce the rate of diarrhoeal morbidity in children under five by increasing access to water, sanitation and hygiene for 3,755,000 people in the Democratic Republic of Congo
To improve the use of public resources to deliver services that benefit the poor and make the Government of Democratic Republic of Congo more accountable by making the national expenditure process more efficient, enhancing external and internal controls on the use of public funds, and supporting four (pre 2015) provinces in managing their funds more effectively. This will benefit Democratic Republic of Congo citizens as a whole, and in particular the provinces of Equateur, Kasai Oriental, Kinshasa and North Kivu.
UK Aid Match allows the UK public to have a say in how an element of the aid budget is spent. DFID will match fund, pound for pound, public donations to appeals made by selected not-for-profit organisations, enabling them to increase their poverty reduction and development work in DFID priority countries.
A debt investment by CDC into Feronia Inc. Feronia are an agricultural production and processing business that operates in the poorest regions of the DRC.
To promote peace and stability in eastern DRC and support the implementation of the regional Peace, Security and Cooperation Framework (PSCF)To promote peace and stability in eastern DRC and support the implementation of the regional Peace, Security and Cooperation Framework (PSCF). It will support national, multilateral and bilateral efforts over the next three to five years to end the cycles of conflict and build lasting peace at local, provincial, national and regional levels in the DRC.