ODI Logo ODI

Trending:

Trending

What we do

Search

Newsletter

Sign up to our newsletter.

Follow ODI

More help for the poorest: A comment on the White Paper

Briefing/policy papers

This paper reviews the government’s recent White Paper on British aid politics. The paper argues that, rather than focussing upon the sensitivity needed when allocating funds to particular recipient countries, Britain should make poverty-oriented programmes one of its basic criteria for eligibility for aid funds. In that way, the case for raising development funding could be far more easily made to the British public.