Completed: 10 March 2017UK aid interventions designed to address irregular migration through the central Mediterranean are currently some distance from making a measurable impact.
Completed: 7 February 2017The Prosperity Fund needs to continue to improve its systems and processes to support the pace and scale of delivery.
Completed: 12 January 2017UK aid is succeeding in alleviating extreme poverty through its support for cash transfer programmes.
Completed: 16 December 2016Globally nearly 62 million girls miss out on an education. The UK has made a strong commitment to tackling this huge problem, but is falling short of its ambitions to educate the poorest and most vulnerable girls.
When aid relationships change: DFID’s approach to managing exit and transition in its development partnerships
Completed: 16 November 2016Managing the transition from traditional aid to new kinds of development partnerships is increasingly important for the Department for International Development (DFID) in the current aid landscape.
Completed: 27 September 2016ICAI examined DFID’s efforts to influence the international tax reform agenda, to make new tax standards accessible to developing countries.
Completed: 9 August 2016Effective management of fiduciary risk is key to achieving value for money and ensuring that UK aid makes maximum impact.
Completed: 24 May 2016UK aid has reached 62.9 million people with water, sanitation and hygiene interventions over five years, but must do more to ensure these improvements are sustainable.
Completed: 17 May 2016UK aid has made a significant contribution to tackling violence against women and girls (VAWG).
Completed: 7 January 2016This paper explores the changing context for UK aid in 2015, following the introduction of the Global Goals and the launch of the new five-year UK aid strategy, and the implications for ICAI’s mandate to provide independent scrutiny of the aid programme.
Completed: 18 June 2015The follow-up work undertaken for this report covers 22 of the 35 reports published during ICAI's first three years. We assess how DFID has responded to our recommendations.
Completed: 11 June 2015This report reviews ICAI’s previous 44 reports and looks at how well DFID ensures positive, long-term, transformative change across its work.