Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office (FCDO)

The Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office (FCDO) pursues the national interests and projects of the UK as a force for good in the world.

FCDO promotes the interests of British citizens, safeguards the UK's security, defends its values, reduces poverty and tackles global challenges with their international partners.

FCDO unites development and diplomacy in one new department. This department brings together the best of Britain's international efforts.

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Call for Expressions of Interest – Scaling and Supporting Innovative Finance for Resilience in Fragile and Conflict-Prone Regions

Applications Now Open for the Race to Zero Youth Fellowship

If you are under 30 and want to contribute to ambitious work on climate action, apply for the Youth Fellowship.

The Dutch Fund for Climate and Development (DFCD) to Issue Call for ‘Bankable’ Climate Projects

Through DFCD, WWF is looking to help fellow impact makers seeking finance for bankable nature solutions.

One of the restored mangrove areas Phu Loc, Vietnam.

Getting a Grip on Nature’s Value in Developing Countries

Estimating the value of two ecosystem restoration activities in Vietnam

Nathanial Matthews Appointed CEO of the Global Resilience Partnership

On December 1st, Nathanial (Nate) Matthews will become CEO of the Global Resilience Partnership (GRP).