HC Deb 20 October 1999 vol 336 c592W
Mrs. Curtis-Thomas

To ask the Secretary of State for International Development what is the expected expenditure by her Department on humanitarian demining for 2000 and 2001. [94666]

Clare Short

In 1997 I announced plans to double our annual expenditure on humanitarian mine action to reach £10 million in the financial year 2000–01. The programme is on track to meet this target.