In an era of global challenges, the UK has the opportunity to lead once again, leaving a legacy of positive change for generations to come.
While UKIP and Reform UK no longer present a credible threat to the Tories, the Lib Dems and Greens are building momentum.
“We were then saying to other countries ‘please step up on climate finance’, when we were stepping back on aid to poorer countries.”
Ensuring that every child has access to comprehensive sexuality education will have a huge impact in the years and decades to come.
The Chancellor’s decision to cut foreign aid will put futures in jeopardy.
My colleagues and I were elected on a promise to uphold our aid commitment. Breaking my word is a very big deal.
This survey finding is unsurprising but, since the change will apparently require legislation, it’s important to record it.
How will we feel about cutting aid if we see the kind of shocking scenes of starvation that started Live Aid in the 1980s?
In this crucial time, we must continue to provide investment and leadership in this area, which is what British voters want.
A dedicated body could focus on scrutinising the economy and effectiveness of future plans. Australia and New Zealand already have similar models.
Reports suggest the Government is planning to reduce spending from 0.7 per cent of gross national income to 0.5 per cent.
On the 60th anniversary of its independence from British rule, the Government must do more to stop militia groups threatening the peace of the nation.