§ Mr. Norman Atkinson
asked the Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs what was the total overseas development assistance by the United Kingdom Government in sub-Saharan Africa during 1984 or the last year for which figures are available.
§ Mr. Raison
Gross public expenditure on British bilateral aid to sub-Saharan Africa during 1984 was £248422W million. In addition, substantial amounts of British aid go to sub-Saharan Africa through various multilateral and European Community channels.