UK MP to DfID: Walk the talk on private sector engagement

The U.K. aid agency is on the right track, but actions need to follow the language on greater private sector involvement and a diversification of funding mechanisms. An exclusive Devex Impact interview with Sir Malcolm Bruce, chair of the International Development Select Committee at the House of Commons.

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  • Adva Saldinger

    Adva Saldinger is a Senior Reporter at Devex, where she covers the intersection of business and international development, as well as U.S. foreign aid policy. From partnerships to trade and social entrepreneurship to impact investing, Adva explores the role the private sector and private capital play in development. A journalist with more than 10 years of experience, she has worked at several newspapers in the U.S. and lived in both Ghana and South Africa.