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Overseas Aid: Diplomatic Service

Question for Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office

UIN HL1465, tabled on 28 June 2021

To ask Her Majesty's Government whether diplomatic posts will be able to apply for official development assistance funding for local projects this year.

Answered on

12 July 2021

The creation of the FCDO has brought together diplomacy and development into a single organisation.

On 21 April, the Foreign Secretary laid a Written Ministerial Statement in Parliament which outlined the allocation of FCDO ODA for 2021/22. At present, Officials are working through the implementation (and corresponding details) of these decisions with partners and suppliers.