OXFAM has been banned from Haiti after allegations emerged of aid workers ‘exploiting victims of the 2010 earthquake by paying them for sex’.
The British arm of the world-famous organisation is set to be investigated by Haitian authorities, with the sex scandal raising questions over the future of the
BRITAIN’S foreign aid budget risks increasing developing countries’ dependency, a report has warned.
The UK’s aid spending watchdog blasted officials for prioritising “short-term and immediate results” over the goal of weaning poorer nations off handouts.
The Department for International Development does “not adequately” record its aid programme results, the Independent
OXFAM aid workers acted like mafia gangsters by physically threatening witnesses to keep quiet about Haitian sex abuse victims, a new report has revealed.
The 2011 probe into the Haiti sex scandal concluded other charities should be warned about "problem staff" - and said several of those accused went
PRITI Patel has said she won't be donating to Oxfam again after charity sex abuse claims came to light - as Brits were urged to stop giving their cash.
The former International Development Secretary said she wouldn't give money to the charity again "in light of what I know".
THE scale of sexual abuse within the aid industry is staggering.
This is not a case of a few bad apples. The whole tree seems to be rotten.
The Oxfam revelations have broken a wall of silence. Their Deputy Chief is right to resign — and it’s inconceivable Dame Barbara
THE cover-up of sexual exploitation by international aid workers is a disgrace.
It is bad enough that taxpayers’ money has been funding charities that would rather turn a blind eye to abuse than risk their reputations by exposing it.
But if the former Aid Secretary Priti Patel is right that
THE widow of a British aid worker murdered by an infamous British jihadi group in Syria has pleaded with them to reveal where his body has been buried.
David Haines was brutally beheaded in September 2014, 18 months after he was captured by the group dubbed ‘The Beatles’ while
THE AID MINISTER Penny Mordaunt has threatened to cut off taxpayer cash going to Oxfam as she hauls the charity bosses in to explain its prostitution scandal.
She accused them of lacking “the moral leadership at the top of the organisation”, and says Government funding will be withdrawn if
MORE than 120 workers for Britain's leading charities were accused of sexual abuse in 2017 alone, it was revealed last night.
The damning figures raise fears that paedophiles are systematically applying to become overseas aid workers as part of a sick plot to access vulnerable kids.
Last night former international
BLACK cab rapist John Worboys was granted at least £3,000 in legal aid in his controversial bid for freedom, it has been claimed.
The convicted sex attacker, 60, who has been linked to up to 200 assaults, would be eligible for state funding due to his lack of earnings
Getting into college is hard. But it is often even harder to figure out how you're going to pay your sky-high tuition, especially when the paperwork required to get what you're rightfully due is damn near impossible to decipher. Every year, billions of dollars of aid are left
BRITAIN will cut foreign aid to wealthier developing countries which are not doing what they can to invest in their own people, the new International Development Secretary said.
Penny Mordaunt plans to focus on helping countries to “stand on their own two feet” with the £13 billion aid budget.
DONALD Trump has threatened to cut foreign aid to UN countries that support a UN resolution against the president's recognition of Jerusalem as the capital of Israel.
He welcomed a statement by US Ambassador to the UN Nikki Haley, who said that America would be "taking names" of countries
TAX on the rich’s wealth should be hiked so ministers can afford to slash how much they take off poorer workers’ wages, the PM’s former chief of staff declares today.
Nick Timothy makes the highly controversial call for a major shake-up in the tax system in a bid to
The Jones Act waiver that suspended shipping restrictions to aid hurricane-ravaged Puerto Rico expired on Sunday and the Department of Homeland Security will not extend it, Reuters reported on Monday.
DHS issued the waiver on Sept. 28 after a request by Puerto Rico Gov. Ricardo Rossello and other lawmakers, including Rep.
OUTRAGE erupted as it emerged Ministers cannot use the £13billion overseas aid budget on Britain’s hurricane ravaged overseas territories.
Under international rules, islands such as Anguilla, Turks and Caicos and the British Virgin Islands are judged too wealthy to qualify for cash from the official aid fund.
It means money
THE son of Virgin tycoon Richard Branson called for an aid armada to help save those left homeless by Hurricane Irma.
Sam Branson has seen the devastation meted out by Irma first-hand after riding out the 185mph storm on his dad's Necker Island in the British Virgin Islands.
Disaster aid for Hurricane Harvey-affected parts of Texas is coming from south of the border.
Mexico on Monday announced plans to donate 25 trailers — packed with rice, beans, coffee, chocolate, water-treatment equipment, plus radio and satellite equipment — Undersecretary for North-American Relations Carlos Manuel Sada told CNN.
The country has
Bethany Haines endured the horror of seeing her father David killed by extremists and said The State should be postponed
Bethany Haines, 20, whose father David was murdered by the ISIS fanatic, said controversial ‘The State’ should be delayed out of compassion for the families of those involved in
Racist thug David Norris' legal aid could cost the taxpayer £70,000 as he takes on prison bosses after he was attacked by fellow lags
Evil murderer David Norris, one of the thugs who stabbed Stephen Lawrence to death in 1993, has been given public funding for his court battle