The World Bank, IMF and rich donor governments are not living up to their development commitments. Poor countries need more & better aid, with 100 per cent debt cancellation now - to lift millions out of poverty and help secure their basic rights.
In this section
Find out why we campaign on aid and debt, and what the major issues are.
For aid to really work it must be focussed on the poorest - and not come with damaging strings attached.
Free downloads of key research into how aid can be more efficient, more effective, and more focused.
Join our campaigners and put pressure on politicians to give more and better aid.
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