The briefing has four parts:
- Part One provides an overview of the Department’s funding of multilateral organisations.
- Part Two explains the Department’s approach to the MAR conducted in 2010-11, how it used the results, and the approach it is currently taking to the 2013 MAR update.
- Part Three sets out the views of multilateral organisations about the 2010-11 MAR.
- Part Four summarises the NAO report on the 2010-11 MAR and the Department’s response to the recommendations arising from the Committee of Public Accounts on how the MAR should be refined.