Archive: International Development

Oxfam calls on UK to look beyond Iraq criticism

Iraq 'disastrous' for UK foreign policy, report claims

The UK's involvement in Iraq risks undermining its future efforts towards an ethical foreign policy and inflaming global insecurity, two critical reports have concluded.

  • Gordon Brown today launched his "education for every child" campaign

    Brown plans to educate the world

    Gordon Brown has launched his "education for every child" campaign, with the goal of seeing every child on the planet given the opportunity of free schooling.

  • David Cameron presses Tony Blair on crisis in Darfur

    Cameron presses Blair on Darfur

    David Cameron abandoned the usual Punch and Judy battle at prime minister's questions today to demand the government take action on the crisis in Darfur.

  • Koffi Annan will chair the Africa Progress Panel

    Blair sets up new Africa group

    Tony Blair today set up a new group, chaired by UN secretary general Koffi Annan, to report on progress in tackling poverty in Africa.

  • Oxfam report criticises G8 countries over aid pledges

    G8 aid pledges 'unlikely to be met'

    The eight richest countries are unlikely to meet their commitment to increase aid to developing countries by $50 billion by 2010, Oxfam has warned.

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