UK aid shifts: More to fragile states through 'cross-government' approach

The U.K. has unveiled a new aid strategy and announced budget shifts. Devex takes a look at the specifics as well as the U.K. aid community's reactions to the changes, including on the government's decision to spend half of official development assistance in fragile states.

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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.