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UK aid from the British people

Country FlagCongo (Democratic Republic)

Results reported between 2011/12 - 2015/16

Poverty, Vulnerability, Nutrition and Hunger

  • Number of children under five and pregnant women reached through DFID's nutrition-relevant programmes1,670,000

Water, Sanitation and Hygiene

  • Number of unique people reached with one or more water, sanitation or hygiene promotion intervention2,100,000
  • Number of people with sustainable access to clean drinking water sources through DFID support2,100,000
  • Number of people with sustainable access to an improved sanitation facility through DFID support1,780,000
  • Number of people with access to improved hygiene through DFID support to hygiene promotion1,750,000

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 account1,700,000
  • Number of women and girls with improved access to security and justice services through DFID support950,000


  • Number of insecticide treated bed-nets distributed with DFID support8,160,000
  • Number of births delivered with the help of nurses, midwives or doctors through DFID support660,000
  • Number of additional women using modern methods of family planning through DFID support210,000