UK - Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy
British Council - China - Newton Fund
Programme Data Last Updated: 30/11/2020
IATI Identifier: GB-GOV-13-NEWT-BC-China
The Newton Fund uses science and innovation partnerships to promote economic development and social welfare of partner countries.Objectives
The Newton Fund's primary objective is to reduce poverty by generating and putting into use knowledge and technology to address development challenges and advance development for the poorest people and countries. We will seek to maximise the practical impact of research and innovation to improve the lives and opportunities of the global poor. In achieving this we will grow the research and innovation capacity of developing countries, as well as contributing to the continued strength of the UK’s research and innovation system, and support our wider prosperity and global influence.
|Accountable:||UK - Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy|
|Funding:||UK - Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy|
Sector groups as a percentage of total Programme budget according to the OECD Development Assistance Committee (DAC) classifications.
A comparison across financial years of forecast budget and spend to date on the Programme.