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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 support130,000

Poverty, Vulnerability, Nutrition and Hunger

  • Number of people benefiting from DFID-supported cash transfer programmes180,000
  • Number of children under five and pregnant women reached through DFID's nutrition-relevant programmes1,910,000


  • Number of children supported by DFID in primary and lower secondary education70,000
  • Number of children completing primary education supported by DFID20,000

Water, Sanitation and Hygiene

  • Number of unique people reached with one or more water, sanitation or hygiene promotion intervention6,290,000
  • Number of people with sustainable access to an improved sanitation facility through DFID support2,240,000
  • Number of people with access to improved hygiene through DFID support to hygiene promotion6,290,000

Governance and Security

  • Number of people who vote in elections supported by DFID2,750,000
  • Number of people supported to have choice and control over their own development and to hold decision makers to account60,000


  • Number of insecticide treated bed-nets distributed with DFID support2,440,000
  • Number of births delivered with the help of nurses, midwives or doctors through DFID support20,000
  • Number of additional women using modern methods of family planning through DFID support180,000