The Future of UK Development Co-operation: Phase 2: Beyond Aid - International Development Committee Contents

International Development Committee

The International Development Committee is appointed by the House of Commons to examine the expenditure, administration, and policy of the Office of the Secretary of State for International Development Committee.

Current membership

Rt Hon Sir Malcolm Bruce MP (Liberal Democrat, Gordon) (Chair)

Sir Hugh Bayley MP (Labour, York Central)

Fiona Bruce MP (Conservative, Congleton)

Sir Tony Cunningham MP (Labour, Workington)

Fabian Hamilton MP (Labour, Leeds North East)

Pauline Latham OBE MP (Conservative, Mid Derbyshire)

Jeremy Lefroy MP (Conservative, Stafford)

Sir Peter Luff MP (Conservative, Mid Worcestershire)

Mr Michael McCann MP (Labour, East Kilbride, Strathaven and Lesmahagow)

Fiona O'Donnell MP (Labour, East Lothian)

Chris White MP (Conservative, Warwick and Leamington)

The following member was also a member of the committee during the parliament:

Mr Russell Brown MP (Labour, Dumfries, Galloway)

Richard Burden MP (Labour, Birmingham, Northfield)

Mr James Clappison MP (Conservative, Hertsmere)

Mr Sam Gyimah MP (Conservative, East Surrey)

Richard Harrington MP (Conservative, Watford)

Alison McGovern MP (Labour, Wirral South)

Ann McKechin MP (Labour, Glasgow North)

Mark Pritchard MP (Conservative, The Wrekin)

Anas Sarwar MP (Labour, Glasgow Central)


The committee is one of the departmental select committees, the powers of which are set out in House of Commons Standing Orders, principally in SO No 152. These are available on the internet via


Committee reports are published on the Committee's website at and by The Stationery Office by Order of the House.

Evidence relating to this report is published on the inquiry page on the Committee's website.

Committee staff

The current staff of the Committee are Dr David Harrison (Clerk), Chloe Challender (Second Clerk), Louise Whitley (Committee Specialist), Richard Ratcliffe (Committee Specialist), Zac Mead (Senior Committee Assistant), Paul Hampson (Committee Assistant) and Rosie Tate (Media Officer).


All correspondence should be addressed to the Clerk of the International Development Committee, House of Commons, 7 Millbank, London SW1P 3JA. The telephone number for general enquiries is 020 7219 1223; the Committee's email address is

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