IDS Director highlights strengths of DFID and warns against merge with the Foreign Office

Professor Melissa Leach has responded to media reports that the UK’s Conservative party and Prime Minister Boris Johnson are considering merging the Department for International Development (DFID) within the Foreign and Commonwealth Office.  A joint letter published in the Financial Times on Thursday 12 December, warned that downgrading UK development in that way would risk … Continue reading IDS Director highlights strengths of DFID and warns against merge with the Foreign Office