My top priority will be to secure maximum value for money in aid through greater transparency, rigorous independent evaluation and an unremitting focus on results.
All of Britain's aid is spent in Britain's national interests, and some of it contributes to Britain's national security as well.
Climate change is having a dramatic effect on the ground.
In India there are more poor people in three states... than there are in the whole of sub-Saharan Africa.
It is conflict overall that mires people in poverty. That is the first law of development.