Great news from the 2013 Budget; last week the chancellor kept true to his word and allocated 0.7% of UK gross national income to overseas aid. For all the aid sceptics out there (and there are many!) here’s a great video from Save the Children that puts it all into context:
And you can’t argue with the need for aid with this kind of statistic:
Here are two boys who benefitted from aid – Luv and Kush, twin boys who with the Support of Save the Children were born in hospital, mother and twins thriving!