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Uganda's High Court has ordered the closure of a chain of private schools run by an American company, Bridge Academies International, over concerns about poor sanitation and its curriculum.

According to one report, the schools had received £5.5 million in UK aid money in the last year.

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0.7% on aid: a small contribution towards justice and equality

June 2016

There is more to fighting poverty and inequality than just giving aid. This briefing argues that to address the huge inequality of wealth and power that exists in the world, there needs to be fundamental change to the way the global economy works. Aid can play an important part, especially if it is understood as a form of international wealth redistribution.

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0.7% on aid: a small contribution towards justice and equality

June 2016

There is more to fighting poverty and inequality than just giving aid. This briefing argues that to address the huge inequality of wealth and power that exists in the world, there needs to be fundamental change to the way the global economy works. Aid can play an important part, especially if it is understood as a form of international wealth redistribution.

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Uganda's High Court has ordered the closure of a chain of private schools run by an American company, Bridge Academies International, over concerns about poor sanitation and its curriculum.

According to one report, the schools had received £5.5 million in UK aid money in the last year.