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Question for Department for International Development

UIN 907435, tabled on 29 January 2015

To ask the Secretary of State for International Development, what steps her Department is taking to monitor the cost-effectiveness of its spending.

Answered on

4 February 2015

Every DFID project is rigorously appraised before approval. During implementation each project is regularly monitored to examine whether the targeted results are on track, whether the project represents value for money and remains cost effective, and what, if any, corrective action needs to be undertaken.

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