DFID Permanent Secretary To Defend Department’s Goal Of Spending At Least 75% Of U.K. ODA

Devex: DFID will defend its budget, top U.K. civil servant tells MPs
“…DFID Permanent Secretary Matthew Rycroft told members of the International Development Committee on Wednesday that he was keen to ensure his department spends at least 75 percent of the U.K.’s official development assistance and that he will make a ‘confident proposition’ on this to Treasury officials as part of the DFID spending review due to kick off next year…” (Edwards, 11/29).