HC Deb 01 April 1958 vol 585 c115W
Mr. J. Johnson

asked the Secretary of State for the Colonies what recommendations of the Childs Economic Survey of Sierra Leone have been carried out; and which have still yet to be implemented.

Mr. Lennox-Boyd

The main recomdations of the Childs Report related to increased agricultural production, both for export and domestic consumption, and an extensive improvement in communications, and much work has been done in these fields by the Sierra Leone Government in the nine years since the Report.