§ 37. Mr. Cooper
asked the Minister of Overseas Development if she will state the amount of overseas loans and grants given for the nine months to 30th September 1964.
§ Mrs. Castle
In the nine months to 30th September, 1964, total gross expenditure by Her Majesty's Government on36W overseas loans and grants, excluding defence expenditure, was £145 million.
This total is made up as follows:
Bilateral grants … … £59 million Bilateral loans … … £72 million Multilateral aid … … £14 million