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The philosophy and culture of aid


The International Development Committee has launched the second sub-inquiry under its umbrella inquiry into the philosophy and culture of aid. In this sub-inquiry the Committee intends to explore the big, philosophical questions around the purpose and effectiveness of international aid. It is seeking evidence that answers some or all of these important questions and helps to shape conversations on the Government’s international development strategy.

Further details of the scope of the inquiry are given in the terms of reference: Sub-inquiry into the philosophy of aid

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