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UK Aid Direct

A 5-year, £150 million programme, currently changing the lives of over 3 million of the world's poorest people with UK aid from the UK Government

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UK Aid Direct grants portfolio - Thinking of applying?

What types of grants are available through UK Aid Direct?

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Guidance on full application - Specific focus

Visit the grant pages for more information and guidance on full application

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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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Team - who we are

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

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Latest resource - recommended reading

Dignity and Respect for All: creating new norms, tackling stigma and ensuring non-discrimination: background document on one of the 4 main themes of the Global Disability Summit 2018

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Announcement of new grant award for peace-building

NEWS - Announcement of new grant award for peace-building

On International Day of Peace, we are pleased to announce new grant award

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Lessons learnt - pdf

General observations on applications submitted for Small Charities Challenge Fund grants in first 6 months

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Small Charities Challenge Fund (SCCF) grants are available to groups that are registered in the UK

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