TaxPayers' Alliance research cited in the House of Commons

November 10, 2014 9:37 AM

At Business Questions to the Leader of the House, David Nuttall MP cited our paper on aid effectiveness, which revealed that foreign aid is failing to increase freedom in the developing world.

At Business Questions to the Leader of the House, David Nuttall MP cited our paper on aid effectiveness, which revealed that foreign aid is failing to increase freedom in the developing world.

Mr Nuttall asked for a full debate on this very important matter, to which the response was underwhelming. But it is crucial that our Parliamentarians’ attention is drawn to this very important matter to ensure that overseas aid is targeted to help those who need it the most, rather than simply increasing the budget and measuring aid effectiveness by the amount spent on it.

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