In progressLast updated: 25 September 2023A review examining the £500 million Blue Planet Fund, designed to help developing nations to protect the marine environment and reduce poverty.
Completed: 13 September 2023This review draws together findings from ICAI reports published between August 2019 and August 2023, to look at how the aid programme has performed during a period with numerous internal and external challenges.
Completed: 6 September 2023An update to our review assessing Official Development Assistance (ODA) spent on supporting refugees and asylum seekers in the UK, following the passage of the Illegal Migration Act 2023.
Completed: 18 July 2023ICAI’s follow-up review looks at how well government departments have responded to the recommendations made in our 2021-22 reviews, plus outstanding issues from previous reviews.
Completed: 13 July 2023A factual account of changes in UK aid to China in 2021-22, as well as budgeted aid for 2022-23 and beyond.
Completed: 28 June 2023A review assessing all UK official development assistance (ODA) support to agriculture between 2016 and 2021, with a specific focus on climate change.
Completed: 6 June 2023A review assessing to what extent UK aid funded programmes address binding constraints to trade and promote poverty reduction and inclusion.
Completed: 18 May 2023This note provides a factual account of the UK’s aid response to the humanitarian crisis in Afghanistan since August 2021.
Completed: 27 April 2023A rapid review assessing the effectiveness of the Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office’s (FCDO) Programme Operating Framework (PrOF) in support of the delivery of aid across FCDO’s diverse portfolio.
Completed: 29 March 2023A review assessing UK aid spent on supporting refugees and asylum seekers within the UK between 2015 and 2022.
Completed: 14 March 2023This country portfolio review examines the UK’s official development assistance to India since 2016.
Completed: 18 January 2023This review explores how effectively the UK aid programme has responded to the emergence of new threats to democracy and human rights.