24 Jan 2009 - 04 Dec 2011
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Where our money comes from
In the year to 31 March 2010, the BBC World Service Trust received £28.2 million. The principal funding source was grants receivable from international bilateral donors.
This enabled us to work on 123 projects in more than 30 countries.
UK government (DFID)*
UK government (FCO)
Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation
Other (less than £0.9m each)
Total grant income
Includes £6.6m where funding is received through a consortium where the BBC World Service Trust is a junior partner in DFID-funded projects.
This summary financial information has been extracted from the BBC World Service Trust Annual Report for the year to 31 March 2010, which has been independently audited by KPMG LLP.
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