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Nik Gill

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Can first world countries spend their overseas aid budgets more effectively?

On March 20th 2013, Great Britain's government firmly backed a legislation that would ensure that 0.7% (~£11 Billion) of Gross National Income will be spent on Overseas Aid.

With many skeptics feeling that this money is often wasted or better spent in more important areas, how would you like to see this money spent to change the perception that International Aid isn't effective?

Myself and Maddy Nash would love to hear your thoughts!

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    Mar 24 2013: A great example of a technology that could be invested in / used more widely is the soda water 'light bulb'... they are relatively inexpensive and yet provide light for a large length of time.

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kHTD_RX3J2I

    Would love to hear everyone's thoughts & ideas on effective ways to invest our Overseas Aid Budget. Together we can make a difference!

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