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Rushanara Ali MP: Where’s the International Leadership on International Development?

30 November 2011

Rushanara Ali, Member of Parliament for Bethnal Green and Bow and part of the Shadow International Development team writes in Huffington Post this week about the importance of leadership at the Busan Forum on Aid Effectiveness saying;

Busan should not just be another photo opportunity where leaders substitute rhetoric for action. This is an opportunity for the British government to really show the leadership they should on international development. It’s great that the Britain has led the way on some of these issues and we should be rightly proud of that but we have a responsibility to help bring the rest of the international and donor community with us. It is an opportunity we cannot allow to slip away.

You can read the whole article here.

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