HC Deb 10 December 1998 vol 322 cc294-5W
16. Mr. Burstow

To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer what steps he is taking to accelerate debt relief programmes for developing countries. [61761]

Ms Hewitt

At the annual meetings of the IMF and World Bank the Chancellor maintained momentum towards his Mauritius Mandate targets and has subsequently taken initiatives to help post-catastrophe countries.