Overseas Aid

House of Lords written question – answered on 3rd July 2012.

Alert me about debates like this

Photo of Baroness Nicholson of Winterbourne Baroness Nicholson of Winterbourne Liberal Democrat

To ask Her Majesty's Government, further to the Written Answer by Baroness Northover on 20 June (WA 302), which 20 non-governmental organisations, consultancies and contractors, excluding the United Nations, its agencies, the World Bank and the International Monetary Fund, have been the top recipients of United Kingdom aid in each year since 2008-09.

Photo of Baroness Northover Baroness Northover Baroness in Waiting (HM Household) (Whip), Lords Spokesperson (Department for International Development)

The 20 non-governmental organisations, consultancies and contractors, excluding the United Nations, its agencies, the World Bank and the International Monetary Fund, which have been the top recipients of United Kingdom aid in each year since 2008-09 are detailed in the following table.

2008-09 2009-10
Standard Chartered Bank* Adam Smith Int*
Crown Agents and Admin** The Crown Agents*
HLSP Ltd* VSO
Adam Smith Int* GRM International*
Maxwell Stamp Plc* KPMG Development Service
KPMG Development Service* Crown Agents Govts and Admin
HTSPE Ltd* Save the Children
British Council* British Council
International Rescue Committee UK International Rescue Committee UK
Oxford Policy Management* HTSPE Ltd*
ATOS Consulting Limited* British Council*
IMC Worldwide Ltd* Oxfam
Options Consultancy Services Limited* HLSP Ltd*
GRM International Ltd* ABT Associates*
Capita Helm Corporation Ltd* Cambridge Education*
Health Partners International* International Aids Vaccine Initiative
Malaria Consortium* Maxwell Stamp*
Cambridge Education Consul* Merlin
Save the Children Commonwealth Fund for Technical Co-operation
The British Red Cross Society BMB Mott Macdonald*
2010-11 2011-12
Adam Smith Int* The Crown Agents*
KPMG Development Service SG Hambros
The Crown Agents* Adam Smith Int*
Save the Children Save the Children
GRM International* KPMG Development Service
International Rescue Committee UK International Rescue Committee UK
ABT Associates* Price Waterhouse Cooper*
British Council* GRM International*
Cambridge Education* CSC
British Council Cambridge Education*
IMC Worldwide* ABT Associates*
Triple Line Consulting Limited Maxwell Stamp*
Crown Agents Govts and Admin Crown Agents Govts and Admin
HTSPE Ltd* British Council*
Price Waterhouse Cooper* Triple Line Consulting Limited
Commonwealth Fund for Technical Co-operation HTSPE Ltd*
Medical Research Council Medical Research Council
Society for Family Health* Society for Family Health*
Merlin IMC Worldwide Ltd*
BMB Mott Macdonald* ATOS Consulting Limited*

* Spend relates to technical co-operation.

* * Spend covers technical co-operation and non governmental organisation activities.

Does this answer the above question?

Yes0 people think so

No0 people think not

Would you like to ask a question like this yourself? Use our Freedom of Information site.