More aid is not enough. Will Benn’s White Paper avoid the elephant traps in international development

11 July 2006

The Director of the Overseas Development Institute (ODI), Simon Maxwell, today welcomed the imminent publication of the UK Government’s new White Paper on international development (to be launched this Thursday 13th July), but challenged Hilary Benn, the UK’s Secretary of State for International Development, to answer the questions which beset the sector.