Funding programme

The Department for International Development (DFID Research) is providing £1.5 billion (2016–2021) to support high quality research, evidence, evaluations, innovation, science and technology to end extreme poverty.

DFID funds research individually and in partnership with other funders in the UK and globally.

Browse the UK Government Development Tracker for an overview of the international development projects led by DFID, other government departments and partners.