HC Deb 25 July 1990 vol 177 cc250-1W
Mr. Summerson

To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs what further assistance Her Majesty's Government are providing in the current year for the International Committee of the Red Cross.

Mrs. Chalker

I have just announced a further contribution to ICRC of £2.6 million, £1.6 million for its Africa programmes and £1 million towards its major programme for Afghan refugees in both Pakistan and Afghanistan.