uk aid - from the british people

UK Aid Direct

A five-year, £150 million programme that currently reaches more than 11 million beneficiaries

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What we fund

UK Aid Direct supports civil society organisations working on sustained poverty reduction in marginalised and vulnerable communities

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Latest funding round - Specific focus

Read more about the specific focus and priorities of the latest UK Aid Direct funding round

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Community Partnership grant

Community Partnership grants are available for up to £250,000

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Impact grant

Impact grants are available for between £250,001 and £4m

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Case Studies - People we have helped

UK Aid Direct grant holders work to reduce poverty overseas

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Team - who we are

UK Aid Direct is delivered by a team with extensive experience in fund management

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Priti Patel visits MicroLoan Foundation – a  UK Aid Direct grant holder

NEWS - Priti Patel visits MicroLoan Foundation – a UK Aid Direct grant holder

Secretary of State for International Development, Priti Patel, recently visited MicroLoan Foundation, an organisation supporting over 6,000 of the poorest women in Southern Malawi

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Key dates - For Grant Holders

Check the calendar for important project deadlines

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Videos, presentations and guidance for applicants and grant holders - the learning hub

Visit the Learning hub for UK Aid Direct to view a selection of carefully selected videos, guidance, recommended readings and more

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