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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 support3,510,000
  • Number of people supported through DFID programmes to improve their rights to land and property1,250,000

Poverty, Vulnerability, Nutrition and Hunger

  • Number of children under five and pregnant women reached through DFID's nutrition-relevant programmes3,700,000


  • Number of children supported by DFID in primary and lower secondary education1,470,000

Water, Sanitation and Hygiene

  • Number of unique people reached with one or more water, sanitation or hygiene promotion intervention2,500,000
  • Number of people with sustainable access to clean drinking water sources through DFID support2,500,000
  • Number of people with sustainable access to an improved sanitation facility through DFID support1,580,000
  • Number of people with access to improved hygiene through DFID support to hygiene promotion1,580,000

Governance and Security

  • Number of people supported to have choice and control over their own development and to hold decision makers to account15,580,000

Climate Change

  • Number of people with improved access to clean energy as a result of DFID funding1,420,000


  • Number of insecticide treated bed-nets distributed with DFID support680,000
  • Number of births delivered with the help of nurses, midwives or doctors through DFID support740,000
  • Number of additional women using modern methods of family planning through DFID support340,000