UK aid to agriculture in a time of climate change

A review assessing all UK official development assistance (ODA) support to agriculture between 2016 and 2021, with a specific focus on climate change.

Score: Green/Amber
  1. Status: Completed
  2. Published: 28 June 2023
  3. Type: Full review
  4. Subject: Climate change and biodiversity, Research
  5. Assessment: Green/Amber
  6. Location: Malawi, Nigeria, Rwanda
  7. Lead commissioner: Tamsyn Barton
  8. SDGs covered:Climate action, Life on land, Zero hunger

Government response

The government publishes a response to all ICAI reviews, indicating whether they ‘accept’, ‘partially accept’ or ‘reject’ each of ICAI’s recommendations and setting out the management actions that they propose to take in response.

The government’s response to this review is available to read online.


Approach publication

Published 15 February 2023

Evidence gathering


Review publication

Published 28 June 2023

Government response

Published 16 August 2023

Further scrutiny

Follow-up published 16 May 2024