We’re celebrating National Democracy Week! Find out more

Sudan

Part of Oral Answers to Questions — International Development – in the House of Commons at 1:48 pm on 3rd June 1998.

Alert me about debates like this

Photo of Ann Clwyd Ann Clwyd Labour, Cynon Valley 1:48 pm, 3rd June 1998

There seems to be a difference of opinion about whether money is needed. The United Nations said today that it needed US$109 million to deal immediately with the humanitarian crisis. As Governments have committed only 20 per cent. of that so far, and as only 7.2 per cent. has been paid, there is clearly a shortage of money. Can we do anything to help?