HC Deb 11 July 1988 vol 137 c11W
93. Mr. Chapman

To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs if he will make a statement on progress on the United Nations international children's emergency fund global immunisation programme to eradicate the six preventable diseases, and the United Kingdom contribution thereto.

Mr. Chris Patten

The amount committed to immunisation projects had risen at 4 March—the latest date for which figures are available—to $215 million. The United Kingdom has contributed a further £4–43 million to five UNICEF country projects which include immunisation and mother and child health care.