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International Development Committee

Commons Select Committee

The International Development Committee (IDC) was established to scrutinise the spending, administration and policies of the Department for International Development (DFID) and monitors the expenditure of Official Development Assistance (ODA) by other UK government departments.

Since 1 September 2020, DFID and the Foreign and Commonwealth Office have been merged to form the Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office (FCDO). The IDC continues to be responsible for scrutiny of UK aid and ODA expenditure, including by the FCDO, and taking forward the work of the Independent Commission on Aid Impact (ICAI).

International Development Sub-Committee on the Work of the Independent Commission for Aid Impact

Committee news

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Minister questioned on the UK response to the Rohingya crisis
International Development Committee examines the impact of the Rohingya crisis
16 November 2017
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DFID's work on education - Report publication
International Development Committee to publish Report on DFID's work on global education
16 November 2017
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International response to the Rohingya humanitarian crisis examined
International Development Committee discusses the Rohingya's position in Burma
14 November 2017
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Definition and administration of ODA inquiry launched
This inquiry will examine what should count as UK aid and who is accountable for spending overseas assistance
1 November 2017
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UK's response to Hurricane Irma
International Development Committee discusses British Overseas Territories affected by Hurricane Irma
31 October 2017
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Secretary of State questioned on Department for International Development's priorities
International Development Committee hears from Priti Patel MP
24 October 2017
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DFID's work on Bangladesh, Burma and the Rohingya crisis
International Development Committee launches new inquiry
19 October 2017
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Permanent Secretary questioned on DFID's Annual Report 2016-17
Committee hears from DFID officials
19 October 2017
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Alistair Burt MP questioned on inclusive and quality global education
International Development Committee hears from Minister of State for International Development
18 October 2017
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DFID's work on Bangladesh, Burma and the Rohingya crisis
Chair of Committee announces new inquiry during debate
17 October 2017
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Conflict in Somalia and migration in the Mediterranean examined
Sub-Committee hears from both ICAI and DFID
12 October 2017
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UK aid: allocation of resources - Special Report
International Development Committee publishes response to UK aid: allocation of resources Report
14 September 2017
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DFID's use of private sector contractors - Special Report publication
International Development Committee publishes Government response
14 September 2017
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International Development Committee membership agreed
See the committee membership for Parliament 2017
12 September 2017
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Stephen Twigg elected as Chair
Chair of International Development Committee announced
11 July 2017
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Chair nominations for International Development Committee
Nominations close at 3pm on Friday 7 July
5 July 2017
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Sub-Committee on the work of ICAI membership at the end of Parliament 2015-17
View the membership of the Committee at the end of 2015-17 Parliament
3 May 2017
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International Development Committee membership at the end of Parliament 2015-17
View the membership of the Committee at the end of 2015-17 Parliament
3 May 2017
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General Election 2017 - International Development Committee
Following the Dissolution of Parliament on 3 May 2017, all select committees have ceased to exist
3 May 2017
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Forced displacement and the food crises in Africa - letter publication
International Development Committee publish letter to the Secretary of State for International Development
2 May 2017
Total results 428 (page 15 of 22)