What is in new blueprint for foreign aid endorsed by Boris Johnson?

By The Week

Plans for a multibillion pound cut in the UK’s foreign aid budget have been set out as part of a new vision for a post-Brexit “global Britain” backed by the former foreign secretary Boris Johnson.

The proposals feature in a report called Global Britain: A Blueprint for the 21st century, drawn up by Bob Seely, a Tory member of the Foreign Affairs Select Committee, and James Rogers, a strategist at the Henry Jackson Society think tank. The newly published paper is intended to inform a Foreign Office review being headed by Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt on the UK’s geopolitical role after quitting the European Union.

 

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