ICAI follow-up review of 2017-18 reports

ICAI’s follow-up review looks at how well DFID and other government departments have responded to the recommendations made in our 2017-18 reviews.

  1. Status: Completed
  2. Published: 18 July 2019
  3. Type: Follow-up review
  4. Subject: Cross-cutting
  5. Assessment: Unrated
  6. Lead commissioner: Richard Gledhill


Each year we conduct a follow-up assessment of ICAI reviews from the previous year. This process is an important step in the chain of accountability, providing the International Development Committee (IDC) and wider development stakeholders with evidence on whether the government has taken appropriate action in response to ICAI’s recommendations.

The 2017-18 follow-up summarises our findings for the following eight reviews:

We also looked again at four outstanding issues from our 2016-17 follow-up:


Review publication

Published 18 July 2019

Further scrutiny

Published 23 July 2020