HC Deb 27 October 1993 vol 230 cc663-4W
Mr. Alton

To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs (1) what information he has regarding the activities of the Chinese Family Planning Association in Tibet;

(2) what response he is making to the Campaign Free Tibet publication, "Children of Despair", a copy of which has been sent to him.

Mr. Lennox-Boyd

[holding answer 25 October 1993]: We maintain a regular dialogue with the International Planned Parenthood Federation about the role and activities of the Chinese Family Planning Association. We will continue to raise with the Chinese authorities our concern about reports of human rights abuses in Tibet and elsewhere in China.