HC Deb 19 January 1967 vol 739 c116W
81. Mr. Biffen

asked the Minister of Overseas Development if he will publish a White Paper listing the details of the overseas Government-to-Government aid programme of £205 million in 1967–68, the details of the reductions from the target for the current year of £225 million and the criteria by which those reductions were decided.

Mr. Bottomley

A White Paper Cmnd. 3180 on the work of the Ministry was published on 12th January. For the reasons explained in my replies of the 24th October, 1966, to my hon. Friend the Member for Portsmouth, West (Mr. Judd) [Vol 734, c. 118] and 22nd November, 1966, to the hon Member for Woking (Mr. Onslow) [Vol. 736, c. 270], it is not possible to give details of the type requested.