§ Mr. Gordon Prentice
To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs what assessment he has made of the contribution United Kingdom aid makes to the protection and conservation of the natural environment in recipient countries. 
§ Mr. Baldry
The Government's activities and achievements in this area under the aid programme are described in the 1995 department report, Cm 2802, a copy of which is in the Library of the House. A more detailed progress report on ODA's work, including help with tackling environmental problems, will be published shortly.