Amid budget cuts, pressure on UK aid to increase oversight

U.K. Chancellor George Osborne has pledged measures to ensure U.K. aid is "saving lives," amid concerns that Whitehall lacks the oversight needed to manage aid operating out of departments other than the Department for International Development. We take a closer look.

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  • 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.