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A global programme supporting governance and market reforms aimed at reducing the illegal use of forest resources, benefitting poor forest-dependent people and promoting sustainable growth in developing countries.
Increased levels of trade and investment across regions targeted sectors and geographical areas in Central, West and South Asia, with greater access to markets and services for poor people, including women.
To improve the enabling environment for sustainable, inclusive growth-enhancing infrastructure service delivery in DFID focus countries; and, Harness the benefits of cities for sustainable economic growth and poverty reduction in DFID focus countries.
To improve the management of water within and between South Asian countries, reducing poverty by enabling adaptation to climate change and reducing the risk of conflict over water resources. By 2018, 500 million people living in river basins will benefit from improved water management by reducing their risk of exposure to flooding and drought and enhancing regional security by improving cooperation between governments
The Policy Development Facility Phase II (PDFII) is a £ 13.2 million flexible, rapid-response facility set up to support ‘champions of change’, to implement economic and social policies that lead to poverty reduction in Nigeria. PDF II began operations on 1st April 2015 and will run for five years, through to 31 March 2020 PDF II works primarily at the federal level (and potentially at the state level) supporting ‘champions of change’ who are primarily Ministers. Support is also provided to relevant National Assembly Committees, non-government actors such as NGOs and CSOs who pursue implementation of social and economic pro-poor policies.
The Smart Peace consortium combines expertise in conflict analysis, community dialogue, elite mediation, evaluation, policy influence and behavioural science to deliver targeted and adaptive conflict resolution interventions in Central African Republic (CAR), Myanmar and Nigeria. Smart Peace will share learning from practical experience to improve global policy and practice. The consortium’s blend of skills and the strength of its local and international networks mean that it is well-placed to realise these ambitions. The Asia Foundation, Centre for Humanitarian Dialogue and Conciliation Resources have peacebuilding expertise and relationships at multiple levels in focus countries and internationally. The Behavioural Insights Team, Center for Security Studies at ETH Zurich, Chatham House and International Crisis Group facilitate targeted, adaptive and gender-sensitive interventions, and high-level policy influence.
To engage with China on developmental issues on international poverty reduction in order to develop a shared agenda on innovative activities that expose aid practitioners to new and effective approaches to international development, including addressing demand from other developing countries for lessons from China's development experience.
To produce research analysis and best practice guidance that will help to inform global policy on how development programming and policy can have the greatest impact on stability and security overseas.