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Project Hunter Chaucer has an overall aim to build international targeting in ODA countries to help deter the movement across national borders of individuals and goods, that would harm their national interests, by enhancing their border control. Project Chaucer (in West Africa only) looks to create highly-skilled multi-agency local teams capable of deterring the use of individuals and freight to smuggle drugs or other harmful commodities within developing countries by criminal gangs. Hunter/Chaucer projects and activities are based in three main geographical areas the Americas, Africa and EurAsia and have officers embedded in various locations around the world working with local law enforcement agencies and key stakeholders.
To support the Government of Ethiopia to increase domestic revenues (in real terms and as a proportion of GDP), and to improve accountability and transparency in how the revenues are deployed (public expenditure).
Funding under this investment is supporting multilateral organisations (including the World Bank) to help developing countries undertake trade facilitation reform including customs procedures. Trade facilitation reform will reduce business costs and contribute to increased trade, investment and job creation in developing countries. The total value of this investment is $11.802 million over 8 years, starting 2014-15.