New Statesman: Why do we lie abut foreign aid?

Press/Media: Research

Release date: 10/4/2018

Description

Britain’s Prime Minister in waiting, Jacob Rees-Mogg is has accused Britain’s last Prime Minister of lying. He says that “one argument put forward by supporters of the target is that if we give 0.7 per cent, other countries will follow. That’s not true.

Media coverage

TitleWhy do we lie about foreign aid
Degree of recognitionInternational
Media name/outletNew Statesman
Media typeOther
CountryUnited Kingdom
Date10/04/18
DescriptionBritain’s Prime Minister in waiting, Jacob Rees-Mogg is has accused Britain’s last Prime Minister of lying. He says that “one argument put forward by supporters of the target is that if we give 0.7 per cent, other countries will follow. That’s not true.”
Producer/AuthorRichard Darlington
URLhttps://www.newstatesman.com/politics/uk/2018/04/why-do-we-lie-about-foreign-aid
PersonsPablo Yanguas Gil