Do black lives matter for UK aid?

Boris Johnson’s decision to merge the Department for International Development and the Foreign Office was long expected. But it comes at a time when the UK is grappling with COVID-19, Brexit and the legacy of its colonial history. Sophia Price (Leeds Beckett) says using the aid budget as a tool to further Britain’s interests abroad is an inward-looking and damaging move.


This is a companion discussion topic for the original entry at https://blogs.lse.ac.uk/brexit/2020/06/26/do-black-lives-matter-for-uk-aid/