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To deliver an effective response to the basic needs of vulnerable people impacted by the crisis in the North East of Nigeria. The programme will deliver humanitarian assistance in nutrition and food security; protection and Education in Emergencies; multi-sector support including health, water, shelter and livelihoods interventions; as well as enabling a more efficient response to the crisis, including strengthened government planning, budgeting and coordination; and risk management.
To provide competitive funding to UK and overseas-based small and medium-sized civil society organisations , to support them in contributing to the decline of poverty in a range of the poorest countries, working towards the achievement of the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) and the post-2015 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).
To provide support to the most vulnerable groups in Afghanistan to have access to timely, appropriate and cost-effective humanitarian aid, and have fewer life-critical needs.To provide support to the most vulnerable groups in Afghanistan to have access to timely, appropriate and cost-effective humanitarian aid, and have fewer life-critical needs.To provide support to the most vulnerable groups in Afghanistan to have access to timely, appropriate and cost-effective humanitarian aid, and have fewer life-critical needs.To provide support to the most vulnerable groups in Afghanistan to have access to timely, appropriate and cost-effective humanitarian aid, and have fewer life-critical needs.
To support the delivery of the UK Aid strategy by improving the effectiveness of the development volunteering sector. This programme will work with more than 4000 volunteers and 5000 alumni members to support 350 partner organisations to improve education, health and livelihoods outcomes across the global south. The programme will support 2 million impoverished and marginalised people (approx. 1 million health, 700k education, 300k livelihood) to access and shapre more relevant, appropriate and inclusive services across 24 least developed and fragile countries.
To provide up to £50m in 'matched' funding over the lifetime of the Queen Elizabeth Diamond Jubilee Trust, from 2013/14 to 2018/19. The matched funding will come from a variety of governmental, non-governmental and private sector corporate sources from across the Commonwealth (including the UK), offering a unique opportunity for a diverse and collaborative partnership with global reach. Department for International Development (DFID) support is intended to be channelled mainly into the programmes to tackle avoidable blindness – a significant cause of disability worldwide. Visual impairments affect 285 million people worldwide, of whom 39 million are blind. There is strong coherence with the Global Goals, and with a range of other DFID work streams.
This investment in impact evaluation is part of DFID's overall strategy on results to strengthen independent evaluation and stimulate the production of public goods inherent to impact evaluation studies. There are potentially strong links in how we do this to DFID's work in Africa and Research programmes
Enhance collective efforts to identify and respond effectively to potential sources of violent conflict in Nigeria and reduce the negative impacts of conflict on the most vulnerable among the Nigerian population.
To improve the lives of poor and disadvantaged people in Africa by supporting direct action by UK Civil Society Organisations working with African partners.
Transforming Education in Pakistan (TEP) uses political influence to increase the chances of a young boy or girl in Pakistan attending and staying in a good school and learning more. TEP seeks to make education more politically relevant so that the elite, politicians and decision-makers prioritise education reform, acknowledge the education crisis and take meaningful steps to tackle it. These commitments help to secure DFID’s strategic investment in Pakistani education and in the long run, this will contribute to improved stability, governance and growth in Pakistan.
To support citizen and community based projects that promote better information, monitoring and influencing of Government policies and programmes, as well as supporting selected Government institutions to improve service-delivery and increase transparency and accountability.