Results 21–30 of 30 for western saharan in the 'Written Answers'

Written Answers — Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office: Western Sahara: Human Rights (10 Dec 2020)

Alex Sobel: To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Affairs, how much Official Development Assistance the Government has provided to Western Saharan refugees in Algeria.

Written Answers — Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office: Overseas Aid (22 Feb 2021)

Sarah Champion: To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Affairs, how much Official Development Assistance was spent in total in (a) the Sahel, (b) the Western Balkans, (c) Ukraine, (d) the Caucasus, (e) sub-Saharan Africa, (f) South Asia, (g) Central Asia, (h) Middle East and North Africa, (i) the Caribbean, (j) Central America, and (k) South America in 2020.

Written Answers — Treasury: Import Duties: Western Sahara ( 6 Jul 2018)

Mel Stride: On 21 December 2016 the European Court of Justice ruled that the EU-Morocco trade agreement (known as the Association Agreement) did not apply to Western Sahara and that preferential tariffs could not therefore be applied to products originating in Western Sahara. The European Union has negotiated with Morocco following the court ruling. The EU has put forward a proposal to the Council to...

Written Answers — Home Department: Protection Programmes ( 8 Nov 2005)

Tony McNulty: ..., to be formally adopted at the General Affairs and External Relations Council on 7 November 2005, which support the European Commission's proposals for pilot regional protection programmes in the western newly independent states (Ukraine, Moldova and Belarus) and sub-Saharan Africa (in particular the Great Lakes/East Africa). The conclusions invite the Commission to inform the Council of...

Written Answers — International Development: Infant Mortality (19 Nov 2003)

Hilary Benn: ...for 1990 and 2000 but not for intervening years. A gender disaggregation is not available. Details are as follows: Under-five mortality rates (deaths per 1,000 live births) 1990 2000 Sub-Saharan Africa 176 172 Eastern Asia 44 36 South-central Asia 125 95 South-eastern Asia 77 51 Western Asia 70 62 These figures were published in the report of the...

Written Answers — Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs: Algeria: Asylum (28 Feb 2007)

Kim Howells: ...the Foreign Secretary has not made any representations to the UN High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) on establishing mechanisms to assess the number of refugees in the Tindouf camps in south-western Algeria. The Government remain concerned by the humanitarian situation in the refugee camps. The UN World Food programme (WFP), which has been providing assistance to the camps since 1986,...

Written Answers — Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs: Western Africa (16 Feb 2006)

Kim Howells: My right hon. Friend the Foreign Secretary has not held discussions with the Mauritanian authorities on this subject. The Government regard the status of Western Sahara as undetermined, and as a result we do not recognise any 'Western Saharan authorities'. The Government takes the issue of illegal migration very seriously. We are currently engaged in dialogue with EU partners, and both source...

Written Answers — Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office: Sub-Saharan Africa: Food Aid (12 Mar 2021)

James Duddridge: The combined impact of the coronavirus pandemic, conflict, locust swarms and climate change have left millions of people worldwide facing extreme hunger over the past year. In sub-Saharan Africa 95.5 million people are projected to reach crisis levels of food insecurity by the middle of 2021. The risk of famine is real. Famine is likely already occurring in western Pibor, South Sudan whilst...

Written Answers — International Development: HIV/AIDS ( 7 Mar 2006)

Gareth Thomas: ..., nor are the numbers disaggregated by gender. The following table shows estimates for 2005. Number of adult and child deaths due to AIDS in 2005 Region Actual Range(31) Sub-Saharan Africa 2.4 million 2.1–2.7 million North Africa and Middle East 58,000 25,000–145,000 South and South-East Asia 480,000 290,000–740,000 East Asia 41,000 20,000–68,000 ...

Written Answers — Defence: Military Attaches (21 Jan 2008)

Bob Ainsworth: ...(2) 1 — 1 x NA/AA 2 Singapore 1 — — — 1 Sri Lanka 1 — — — 1 Thailand 1 — — — 1 Region total 23 Central Europe and Western Balkans Albania 1 — — — 1 Bosnia and Herzegovina 1 — — — 1 Croatia 1 — — — 1 Czech Republic 1 — — — 1 Lithuania 1 —...

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