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UK Government Spend

In the UK, the 0.7% commitment on Official Development Assistance (ODA) spend applies across government. The Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office (FCDO) is the UK’s primary channel for aid but in response to the changing world, more aid is administered by other government departments, drawing on their complementary skills. To support the UK's cross government approach and to ensure a joined-up effort, there will also be several cross-government funds setup. Each department is responsible for ensuring that their own ODA budgets are allocated optimally, spent well and published to IATI.

Projects by UK Government Department

Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office
Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy
Department for Environment Food and Rural Affairs
Conflict, Stability and Security Fund
Home Office
HM Treasury
Prosperity Fund
Department for Education
Department for Work & Pensions
Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport
Department of Health & Social Care
HM Revenue and Customs
Ministry of Defence
UK Export Finance
Office for National Statistics
Medical Research Council
Department for International Trade
CDC Group PLC

UK ODA by Government Department [FY19]

Department £m % UK ODA
Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office 11,786 77.6%
Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy 960 6.3%
Conflict, Stability and Security Fund 659 4.3%
Home Office 452 3.0%
Department of Health and Social Care 222 1.5%
Cross-Government Prosperity Fund 176 1.2%
Department for Environment Food and Rural Affairs 87 0.6%
HM Treasury 80 0.5%
Department for Work and Pensions 27 0.2%
Department for Education 21 0.1%
HM Revenue and Customs 13 0.1%
Department for Culture, Media and Sports 12 0.1%
Ministry of Defence 6 0.0%
Department of International Trade 2 0.0%
Source: Statistics on International Development

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