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ONE’s response to Africa reaching over the 1 million COVID-19 cases

In response to the announcement that Africa has reached over 1 million confirmed COVID-19 cases, Edwin Ikhuoria, Africa Executive Director of the ONE Campaign, said:  “Although Africa has been spared…

A bad deal for the world’s poorest. ONE reacts to the EU’s budget deal

Brussels – European Union leaders have reportedly closed a deal on the Multiannual Financial Framework following four days and four nights of intense negotiations. The European Council agreed on a…

A MISSED OPPORTUNITY – ONE response to the G20 Finance Ministers meeting

Today, G20 Finance Ministers and Central Bank Governors met to review progress on their COVID-19 Action Plan and the Debt Sustainability Suspension Initiative. They confirmed that 42 eligible countries…

World Bank receives more than it delivers to world’s poorest countries amid COVID-19 emergency

Ahead of the G20 Finance Ministers and Central Bank Governors meeting (18 July), new analysis from the ONE Campaign reveals that, since the start of the pandemic, the World Bank has received $1.7 billion from the world’s poorest countries in debt repayments.

ONE Campaign response to IDC Report – Effectiveness of UK aid: potential impact of FCO/DFID merger findings

ONE Response to report on DFID and FCO Merger “The [new] FCDO has got its work cut out to show this isn’t change for the sake of it…UK aid will only remain among the world’s best if it stays poverty focused, effective and transparent. ”

Il Quadro Finanziario Pluriennale è la nostra opportunità per decidere il futuro

Egregio Primo Ministro Conte, Siamo i Giovani Ambasciatori e Ambasciatrici italiani di The ONE Campaign, l’organizzazione che fa campagna e advocacy per porre fine alla povertà estrema e alle malattie…

ONE reacts to Charles Michel’s incoherent MFF negotiation proposal

European Council President Charles Michel released the updated Multiannual Financial Framework negotiating proposal, also referred to as the negotiating box. 

AN INVESTMENT WE MUST URGENTLY MAKE – ONE response to ACT-Accelerator investment case

The ONE Campaign welcomes important momentum in the effort to secure vaccines and therapeutic treatments needed to beat COVID-19 around the world. Earlier today, partners in the ACT-Accelerator initiative updated on their progress and published a consolidated investment case.

The ONE Campaign responds to merger of DFID and FCO

Today, Prime Minster Boris Johnson announced the merger of The Department for International Development (DFID) and the Foreign and Commonwealth Office (FCO). Anti-poverty organisation The ONE Campaign strongly criticised the move, calling it a “loss for global Britain and the world’s poorest”

ONE reacts to the European Commission’s new long-term budget proposal

Brussels – The President of the European Commission Ursula von der Leyen unveiled the long-awaited recovery package. The proposal includes a revised €1.100 trillion long-term budget, as well as…

ONE launches #PassTheMic – Because none of us are safe until all of us are safe

Celebrities from across the world have joined forces with frontline workers, health, economic and policy experts to launch #PassTheMic, in a video announcing a social media takeover to call for a global response to the COVID-19 pandemic.

ONE reacts to the Coronavirus Global Response Event

Earlier today, at The Coronavirus Global Response event, donors committed €7.4 billion to accelerate the development of COVID-19 vaccines and treatment.