2 former DfID chiefs on Syria, the private sector and the future of UK aid

Andrew Mitchell and Clare Short, former U.K. secretaries of state for international development, weigh in on DfID's most pressing concerns and the future of Britain's aid leadership.

About the author

  • Molly Anders

    Molly Anders is a former U.K. correspondent for Devex. Based in London, she reports on development finance trends with a focus on British and European institutions. She is especially interested in evidence-based development and women’s economic empowerment, as well as innovative financing for the protection of migrants and refugees. Molly is a former Fulbright Scholar and studied Arabic in Syria, Jordan, Egypt and Morocco.