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star this property date less than 2017-03-23more like thismore than 2017-03-23
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Department for International Development remove filter
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star this property answering dept short name International Development more like this
star this property answering dept sort name International Development more like this
star this property hansard heading Overseas Aid remove filter
star this property house id 1 more like this
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25259
star this property pref label House of Commons more like this
star this property question text To ask the Secretary of State for International Development, what steps her Department is taking to ensure value for money of UK aid through strengthened monitoring. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Mid Dorset and North Poole more like this
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Michael Tomlinson more like this
star this property uin 909547 more like this
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star this property is ministerial correction false more like this
star this property date of answer less than 2017-03-29more like thismore than 2017-03-29
star this property answer text I am very clear that every pound of UK aid should go on saving and improving the lives of the poorest people in the world. All DFID projects are measured against a robust monitoring framework to ensure they remain cost effective. DFID also supports other aid spending departments, who are responsible for ensuring value for money and effective monitoring of their own aid spend. more like this
star this property answering member constituency Witham more like this
star this property answering member printed Priti Patel more like this
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less than 2017-03-29T14:26:06.69Zmore like thismore than 2017-03-29T14:26:06.69Z
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4066
star this property label Biography information for Priti Patel more like this
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4497
unstar this property label Biography information for Michael Tomlinson more like this
824751
star this property registered interest false more like this
star this property date less than 2018-01-17more like thismore than 2018-01-17
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Department for International Development remove filter
star this property answering dept id 20 more like this
star this property answering dept short name International Development more like this
star this property answering dept sort name International Development more like this
star this property hansard heading Overseas Aid remove filter
star this property house id 1 more like this
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25259
star this property pref label House of Commons more like this
star this property question text To ask the Secretary of State for International Development, which additional countries she is currently considering providing aid to. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Liverpool, Walton more like this
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Dan Carden more like this
star this property uin 123552 more like this
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star this property is ministerial correction false more like this
star this property date of answer less than 2018-01-24more like thismore than 2018-01-24
star this property answer text <p>Where DFID works and DFID’s allocations to different countries are kept under review to ensure UK Aid is used most effectively to achieve poverty reduction in the national interest and responds to changing global needs.</p> more like this
star this property answering member constituency North East Bedfordshire more like this
star this property answering member printed Alistair Burt more like this
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less than 2018-01-24T17:16:23.143Zmore like thismore than 2018-01-24T17:16:23.143Z
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1201
star this property label Biography information for Alistair Burt more like this
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4651
unstar this property label Biography information for Dan Carden more like this
714854
star this property registered interest false more like this
star this property date less than 2017-03-23more like thismore than 2017-03-23
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Department for International Development remove filter
star this property answering dept id 20 more like this
star this property answering dept short name International Development more like this
star this property answering dept sort name International Development more like this
star this property hansard heading Overseas Aid remove filter
star this property house id 1 more like this
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25259
star this property pref label House of Commons more like this
star this property question text To ask the Secretary of State for International Development, how much and what proportion of the Official Development Assistance budget will be spent by her Department in 2017. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Airdrie and Shotts more like this
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Neil Gray more like this
star this property uin 909555 more like this
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star this property is ministerial correction false more like this
star this property date of answer less than 2017-03-29more like thismore than 2017-03-29
star this property answer text <p>We will honour our commitment to 0.7 per cent. Based on the Spending Review 2015 settlement, DFID will spend around 72 per cent of UK ODA in this financial year.</p> more like this
star this property answering member constituency Penrith and The Border more like this
star this property answering member printed Rory Stewart more like this
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less than 2017-03-29T14:32:47.05Zmore like thismore than 2017-03-29T14:32:47.05Z
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4137
star this property label Biography information for Rory Stewart more like this
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4365
unstar this property label Biography information for Neil Gray more like this
454888
star this property registered interest false more like this
star this property date less than 2016-02-24more like thismore than 2016-02-24
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Department for International Development remove filter
star this property answering dept id 20 more like this
star this property answering dept short name International Development more like this
star this property answering dept sort name International Development more like this
star this property hansard heading Overseas Aid remove filter
star this property house id 1 more like this
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25259
star this property pref label House of Commons more like this
star this property question text To ask the Secretary of State for International Development, whether her Department has made an assessment of the potential effect of the change in the OECD definition of foreign aid to include some military spending on the effectiveness of aid spend on reducing poverty. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Hackney North and Stoke Newington more like this
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Ms Diane Abbott more like this
star this property uin 28296 more like this
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star this property is ministerial correction false more like this
star this property date of answer less than 2016-03-01more like thismore than 2016-03-01
star this property answer text <p>We welcome the outcome of the recent High Level Meeting of the OECD’s Development Assistance Committee (DAC), which agreed how the Official Development Assistance (ODA) rules should be updated to better tackle the pressing global development issues of the 21st century. The updates to the ODA rules both better recognise the detrimental impact that conflict, fragility and insecurity have on efforts to tackle poverty and reflect the importance of private sector investment for development.</p> more like this
star this property answering member constituency Putney more like this
star this property answering member printed Justine Greening more like this
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less than 2016-03-01T11:38:52.973Zmore like thismore than 2016-03-01T11:38:52.973Z
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star this property label Biography information for Justine Greening more like this
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unstar this property label Biography information for Ms Diane Abbott more like this
582067
star this property registered interest false more like this
star this property date less than 2016-09-12more like thismore than 2016-09-12
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Department for International Development remove filter
star this property answering dept id 20 more like this
star this property answering dept short name International Development more like this
star this property answering dept sort name International Development more like this
star this property hansard heading Overseas Aid remove filter
star this property house id 1 more like this
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25259
star this property pref label House of Commons more like this
star this property question text To ask the Secretary of State for International Development, what plans her Department has made to reallocate UK aid funding from cross-EU funds and programmes. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Cardiff South and Penarth more like this
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Stephen Doughty more like this
star this property uin 45923 more like this
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star this property is ministerial correction false more like this
star this property date of answer less than 2016-09-15more like thismore than 2016-09-15
star this property answer text <p>We remain committed to spending 0.7% of our national income on development assistance, and to achieving the UN’s Global Goals and ending extreme poverty by 2030. Outside of the EU we will have better control over where we are spending our money. We will continue to uphold our manifesto commitments on UK international development.</p> more like this
star this property answering member constituency Penrith and The Border more like this
star this property answering member printed Rory Stewart more like this
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less than 2016-09-15T16:46:44.237Zmore like thismore than 2016-09-15T16:46:44.237Z
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4137
star this property label Biography information for Rory Stewart more like this
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4264
unstar this property label Biography information for Stephen Doughty more like this
754181
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star this property date less than 2017-07-19more like thismore than 2017-07-19
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Department for International Development remove filter
star this property answering dept id 20 more like this
star this property answering dept short name International Development more like this
star this property answering dept sort name International Development more like this
star this property hansard heading Overseas Aid remove filter
star this property house id 1 more like this
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25259
star this property pref label House of Commons more like this
star this property question text To ask the Secretary of State for International Development, whether her Department plans to assess official development assistance spending by other Government departments against the International Aid Transparency Index; and if she will make a statement. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Dundee West more like this
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Chris Law more like this
star this property uin 6033 more like this
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star this property is ministerial correction false more like this
star this property date of answer less than 2017-09-05more like thismore than 2017-09-05
star this property answer text <p>Under the UK Aid Strategy all government departments will aim to achieve a good or very good rating in the Aid Transparency Index by 2020. The Government will make arrangements for an assessment of the aid transparency rating of all departments to be made by 2020. DFID will continue to support departments to achieve this goal.</p> more like this
star this property answering member constituency Penrith and The Border more like this
star this property answering member printed Rory Stewart more like this
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less than 2017-09-05T09:10:06.65Zmore like thismore than 2017-09-05T09:10:06.65Z
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4137
star this property label Biography information for Rory Stewart more like this
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4403
unstar this property label Biography information for Chris Law more like this
1020035
star this property registered interest false more like this
star this property date less than 2018-12-04more like thismore than 2018-12-04
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Department for International Development remove filter
star this property answering dept id 20 more like this
star this property answering dept short name International Development more like this
star this property answering dept sort name International Development more like this
star this property hansard heading Overseas Aid remove filter
star this property house id 2 more like this
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25277
star this property pref label House of Lords more like this
star this property question text To ask Her Majesty's Government what proportion of official development assistance is distributed through faith-based organisations. more like this
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Lord Alton of Liverpool more like this
star this property uin HL12011 more like this
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star this property is ministerial correction false more like this
star this property date of answer less than 2018-12-17more like thismore than 2018-12-17
star this property answer text <p>UK official development assistance is distributed through a wide range of bilateral and multilateral partners. DFID does not disaggregate and retain specific information on funding distributed to faith-based organisations. This information could only be provided at disproportionate cost.</p> more like this
star this property answering member printed Lord Bates more like this
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less than 2018-12-17T16:42:25.03Zmore like thismore than 2018-12-17T16:42:25.03Z
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star this property label Biography information for Lord Bates more like this
star this property tabling member
738
unstar this property label Biography information for Lord Alton of Liverpool more like this
510135
star this property registered interest false more like this
star this property date less than 2016-04-11more like thismore than 2016-04-11
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Department for International Development remove filter
star this property answering dept id 20 more like this
star this property answering dept short name International Development more like this
star this property answering dept sort name International Development more like this
star this property hansard heading Overseas Aid remove filter
star this property house id 1 more like this
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25259
star this property pref label House of Commons more like this
star this property question text To ask the Secretary of State for International Development, what proportion of the UK aid budget was allocated as (a) grants and (b) loans in 2014-15. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Lewisham, Deptford more like this
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Vicky Foxcroft more like this
star this property uin 33402 more like this
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star this property is ministerial correction false more like this
star this property date of answer less than 2016-04-18more like thismore than 2016-04-18
star this property answer text <p>UK aid spending figures are reported on a calendar year basis in Statistics on International Development[1]. The information requested is available for 2013 and 2014 as shown in Table 1 below. Figures for 2015 with the requested breakdown will be available and published in Statistics on International Development in October 2016[2].</p><p> </p><p><strong>Table 1: UK Official Development Assistance (ODA) by type of finance, 2013-2014</strong></p><p> </p><table><tbody><tr><td><p> </p></td><td colspan="2"><p><strong>2013</strong></p></td><td colspan="2"><p><strong>2014</strong></p></td></tr><tr><td><p> </p></td><td><p>£m</p></td><td><p>% of total ODA</p></td><td><p>£m</p></td><td><p>% of total ODA</p></td></tr><tr><td><p><strong>Total UK ODA</strong></p></td><td><p><strong>11,424</strong></p></td><td><p><strong>100.0%</strong></p></td><td><p><strong>11,726</strong></p></td><td><p><strong>100.0%</strong></p></td></tr><tr><td><p><em>of which:</em></p></td><td><p> </p></td><td><p> </p></td><td><p> </p></td><td><p> </p></td></tr><tr><td><p>Grants</p></td><td><p>8,998</p></td><td><p>78.8%</p></td><td><p>9,847</p></td><td><p>80.9%</p></td></tr><tr><td><p>Capital subscriptions<sup>2</sup></p></td><td><p>2,298</p></td><td><p>20.1%</p></td><td><p>1,799</p></td><td><p>15.3%</p></td></tr><tr><td><p>Loans <sup>3</sup></p></td><td><p>9</p></td><td><p>0.0%</p></td><td><p>343</p></td><td><p>2.9%</p></td></tr><tr><td><p>Other<sup>4</sup></p></td><td><p>120</p></td><td><p>1.1%</p></td><td><p>98</p></td><td><p>0.8%</p></td></tr></tbody></table><p>1. Figures may not sum to totals due to rounding</p><p>2. Capital subscriptions to multilateral organisations,</p><p>3. Includes bilateral loans to recipient countries and loans to multilateral organisations</p><p>4. Other types of ODA eligible finance include interest subsidies, equity acquisitions and debt relief.</p><p> </p><p>[1] <a href="https://www.gov.uk/government/statistics/statistics-on-international-development-2015" target="_blank">https://www.gov.uk/government/statistics/statistics-on-international-development-2015</a></p><p>[2] Once released the publication will be available on the Statistics at DFID <a href="https://www.gov.uk/government/organisations/department-for-international-development/about/statistics" target="_blank">webpage</a></p>
star this property answering member constituency Ruislip, Northwood and Pinner more like this
star this property answering member printed Mr Nick Hurd more like this
star this property grouped question UIN
33403 more like this
33404 more like this
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less than 2016-04-18T16:24:18.9Zmore like thismore than 2016-04-18T16:24:18.9Z
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1561
star this property label Biography information for Mr Nick Hurd more like this
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4491
unstar this property label Biography information for Vicky Foxcroft more like this
510136
star this property registered interest false more like this
star this property date less than 2016-04-11more like thismore than 2016-04-11
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Department for International Development remove filter
star this property answering dept id 20 more like this
star this property answering dept short name International Development more like this
star this property answering dept sort name International Development more like this
star this property hansard heading Overseas Aid remove filter
star this property house id 1 more like this
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25259
star this property pref label House of Commons more like this
star this property question text To ask the Secretary of State for International Development, what proportion of the UK aid budget was allocated as (a) grants and (b) loans in 2015-16. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Lewisham, Deptford more like this
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Vicky Foxcroft more like this
star this property uin 33403 more like this
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star this property is ministerial correction false more like this
star this property date of answer less than 2016-04-18more like thismore than 2016-04-18
star this property answer text <p>UK aid spending figures are reported on a calendar year basis in Statistics on International Development[1]. The information requested is available for 2013 and 2014 as shown in Table 1 below. Figures for 2015 with the requested breakdown will be available and published in Statistics on International Development in October 2016[2].</p><p> </p><p><strong>Table 1: UK Official Development Assistance (ODA) by type of finance, 2013-2014</strong></p><p> </p><table><tbody><tr><td><p> </p></td><td colspan="2"><p><strong>2013</strong></p></td><td colspan="2"><p><strong>2014</strong></p></td></tr><tr><td><p> </p></td><td><p>£m</p></td><td><p>% of total ODA</p></td><td><p>£m</p></td><td><p>% of total ODA</p></td></tr><tr><td><p><strong>Total UK ODA</strong></p></td><td><p><strong>11,424</strong></p></td><td><p><strong>100.0%</strong></p></td><td><p><strong>11,726</strong></p></td><td><p><strong>100.0%</strong></p></td></tr><tr><td><p><em>of which:</em></p></td><td><p> </p></td><td><p> </p></td><td><p> </p></td><td><p> </p></td></tr><tr><td><p>Grants</p></td><td><p>8,998</p></td><td><p>78.8%</p></td><td><p>9,847</p></td><td><p>80.9%</p></td></tr><tr><td><p>Capital subscriptions<sup>2</sup></p></td><td><p>2,298</p></td><td><p>20.1%</p></td><td><p>1,799</p></td><td><p>15.3%</p></td></tr><tr><td><p>Loans <sup>3</sup></p></td><td><p>9</p></td><td><p>0.0%</p></td><td><p>343</p></td><td><p>2.9%</p></td></tr><tr><td><p>Other<sup>4</sup></p></td><td><p>120</p></td><td><p>1.1%</p></td><td><p>98</p></td><td><p>0.8%</p></td></tr></tbody></table><p>1. Figures may not sum to totals due to rounding</p><p>2. Capital subscriptions to multilateral organisations,</p><p>3. Includes bilateral loans to recipient countries and loans to multilateral organisations</p><p>4. Other types of ODA eligible finance include interest subsidies, equity acquisitions and debt relief.</p><p> </p><p>[1] <a href="https://www.gov.uk/government/statistics/statistics-on-international-development-2015" target="_blank">https://www.gov.uk/government/statistics/statistics-on-international-development-2015</a></p><p>[2] Once released the publication will be available on the Statistics at DFID <a href="https://www.gov.uk/government/organisations/department-for-international-development/about/statistics" target="_blank">webpage</a></p>
star this property answering member constituency Ruislip, Northwood and Pinner more like this
star this property answering member printed Mr Nick Hurd more like this
star this property grouped question UIN
33402 more like this
33404 more like this
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less than 2016-04-18T16:24:18.977Zmore like thismore than 2016-04-18T16:24:18.977Z
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1561
star this property label Biography information for Mr Nick Hurd more like this
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4491
unstar this property label Biography information for Vicky Foxcroft more like this
510137
star this property registered interest false more like this
star this property date less than 2016-04-11more like thismore than 2016-04-11
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Department for International Development remove filter
star this property answering dept id 20 more like this
star this property answering dept short name International Development more like this
star this property answering dept sort name International Development more like this
star this property hansard heading Overseas Aid remove filter
star this property house id 1 more like this
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25259
star this property pref label House of Commons more like this
star this property question text To ask the Secretary of State for International Development, what proportion of the UK aid budget was allocated as (a) grants and (b) loans in 2013-14. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Lewisham, Deptford more like this
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Vicky Foxcroft more like this
star this property uin 33404 more like this
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star this property is ministerial correction false more like this
star this property date of answer less than 2016-04-18more like thismore than 2016-04-18
star this property answer text <p>UK aid spending figures are reported on a calendar year basis in Statistics on International Development[1]. The information requested is available for 2013 and 2014 as shown in Table 1 below. Figures for 2015 with the requested breakdown will be available and published in Statistics on International Development in October 2016[2].</p><p> </p><p><strong>Table 1: UK Official Development Assistance (ODA) by type of finance, 2013-2014</strong></p><p> </p><table><tbody><tr><td><p> </p></td><td colspan="2"><p><strong>2013</strong></p></td><td colspan="2"><p><strong>2014</strong></p></td></tr><tr><td><p> </p></td><td><p>£m</p></td><td><p>% of total ODA</p></td><td><p>£m</p></td><td><p>% of total ODA</p></td></tr><tr><td><p><strong>Total UK ODA</strong></p></td><td><p><strong>11,424</strong></p></td><td><p><strong>100.0%</strong></p></td><td><p><strong>11,726</strong></p></td><td><p><strong>100.0%</strong></p></td></tr><tr><td><p><em>of which:</em></p></td><td><p> </p></td><td><p> </p></td><td><p> </p></td><td><p> </p></td></tr><tr><td><p>Grants</p></td><td><p>8,998</p></td><td><p>78.8%</p></td><td><p>9,847</p></td><td><p>80.9%</p></td></tr><tr><td><p>Capital subscriptions<sup>2</sup></p></td><td><p>2,298</p></td><td><p>20.1%</p></td><td><p>1,799</p></td><td><p>15.3%</p></td></tr><tr><td><p>Loans <sup>3</sup></p></td><td><p>9</p></td><td><p>0.0%</p></td><td><p>343</p></td><td><p>2.9%</p></td></tr><tr><td><p>Other<sup>4</sup></p></td><td><p>120</p></td><td><p>1.1%</p></td><td><p>98</p></td><td><p>0.8%</p></td></tr></tbody></table><p>1. Figures may not sum to totals due to rounding</p><p>2. Capital subscriptions to multilateral organisations,</p><p>3. Includes bilateral loans to recipient countries and loans to multilateral organisations</p><p>4. Other types of ODA eligible finance include interest subsidies, equity acquisitions and debt relief.</p><p> </p><p>[1] <a href="https://www.gov.uk/government/statistics/statistics-on-international-development-2015" target="_blank">https://www.gov.uk/government/statistics/statistics-on-international-development-2015</a></p><p>[2] Once released the publication will be available on the Statistics at DFID <a href="https://www.gov.uk/government/organisations/department-for-international-development/about/statistics" target="_blank">webpage</a></p>
star this property answering member constituency Ruislip, Northwood and Pinner more like this
star this property answering member printed Mr Nick Hurd more like this
star this property grouped question UIN
33402 more like this
33403 more like this
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less than 2016-04-18T16:24:19.057Zmore like thismore than 2016-04-18T16:24:19.057Z
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star this property label Biography information for Mr Nick Hurd more like this
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4491
unstar this property label Biography information for Vicky Foxcroft more like this