We advocate for a civil society that serves the best interests of the world’s poorest. We bring together our members and wider UK civil society to collectively influence the policies and practice of governments and institutions at the UK, European and international level.  

Here you'll find the latest news, insights and analysis on international development policy and campaigning, including aidSDGsBrexitcivil society's operating environment and public support.

Advocacy news and views

Woman holding a placard on a march
Asking ourselves why our advocacy doesn't work can hurt but it also helps us to understand what we need to do next.
31 January 2019
Smiling woman in Coimbatore, India
The latest annual analysis of countries' Voluntary National Reviews assesses how countries are implementing the SDGs and sharing learning and knowledge.
30 January 2019
Man and child drinking tea
Questions remain over when to use public-private finance approaches and how to get the best impact from them.
28 January 2019