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Written Answers — Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office: Development Aid: Females (17 Oct 2022)

Vicky Ford: Aid prioritisation decisions will be guided by the new UK International Development Strategy to ensure we address increasing global challenges, deliver investment, support women and girls, get humanitarian assistance to those who need it most and continue our work on climate change, nature, and global health.

Written Answers — Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office: Development Aid: Health Services (17 Oct 2022)

Vicky Ford: Aid prioritisation decisions will be guided by the new UK International Development Strategy to ensure we address increasing global challenges, deliver investment, support women and girls, get humanitarian assistance to those who need it most and continue our work on climate change, nature, and global health.

Written Answers — Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office: Development Aid: Genito-urinary Medicine (17 Oct 2022)

Vicky Ford: Details of FCDO ODA is published by calendar year, UK extending agency and OECD Development Assistance Committee (DAC) sector code in the "Statistics on International Development: final UK aid spend" annex tables here: https://www.gov.uk/government/collections/statistics-on-inte rnational-development FCDO spend (in £) 2018 2019 2020 13010 4m 6m 9m 13020 163m 150m 109m 13030...

Written Answers — Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office: Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office: Public Expenditure (17 Oct 2022)

Vicky Ford: Due to the UK's significant support to the people seeking sanctuary in the UK from conflict in Ukraine and Afghanistan, the FCDO was not able to publish forward programme allocations in our Annual Report as the original allocations not be accurate. We remain committed to transparency and will provide updates to Parliament on spending plans in due course. The FCDO's Annual Report and Accounts...

Written Answers — Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office: Development Aid: Infant Mortality and Maternal Mortality (13 Oct 2022)

Vicky Ford: We do not calculate spend on ending preventable deaths interventions in their totality. As set out in the UK's Ending the Preventable Deaths of mothers, babies and children (EPD) Approach paper, EPD requires work across sectors to address the complex pathways leading to mortality, including family planning, nutrition, water and sanitation and health systems strengthening. FCDO spend is...

Written Answers — Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office: Global Fund to Fight Aids, Tuberculosis and Malaria (13 Oct 2022)

Vicky Ford: The UK is proud to be the Global Fund's third largest donor historically, investing over £4.4 billion since 2002. At the seventh replenishment pledging conference the UK committed to remain a strong supporter of the Global Fund. A Written Ministerial Statement will be laid before Parliament to confirm our pledge in the coming weeks.

Blasphemy Laws and Allegations: Commonwealth Countries — [Sir Charles Walker in the Chair] (11 Oct 2022)

Vicky Ford: It is, as ever, a pleasure to serve under your chairmanship, Sir Charles. I join others in expressing how grateful I am to the hon. Member for Strangford (Jim Shannon) for securing this debate and for all he does with the all-party parliamentary group for international freedom of religion or belief. I thank all hon. Members for their insightful contributions. I will try to cover a number of...

Written Answers — Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office: Tropical Diseases: Disease Control (11 Oct 2022)

Vicky Ford: The UK is committed to driving down the number of malaria cases and deaths. This is closely linked with the UK's ambition to end the preventable deaths of mothers, newborns and children. The Global Fund to Fight AIDS, TB and Malaria (the Global Fund) is the UK's main financing mechanism for combatting malaria. We have been the third largest donor over its lifetime, contributing over £4.4...

Written Answers — Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office: Food Supply: Females (11 Oct 2022)

Vicky Ford: Food insecurity has a disproportionate impact on women and girls. FCDO works with its delivery partners and collaborates with other departments to protect and support women and girls during crises, including hunger outbreaks. The UK used its G7 Presidency last year to ensure that action on gender-based violence was incorporated in the first ever G7 Compact on Famine Prevention and...

Written Answers — Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office: Somalia: Security (11 Oct 2022)

Gillian Keegan: .... The UK is also providing urgently needed humanitarian assistance to those most affected in Somalia and across the region. On 21 September at the UN General Assembly, the Minister for Development, Vicky Ford MP, announced £22.8 million package assistance for Somalia to alleviate the impact of drought and address the risk of famine. This brings the UK's total support to Somalia since 1...

Written Answers — Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office: Eritrea: Ethiopia (11 Oct 2022)

Gillian Keegan: ...in international efforts to de-escalate conflict, stressing the need for a political solution, humanitarian access and accountability for atrocities. On 22 September, Minister for Development Vicky Ford MP raised the impact of a resumption of fighting with Ethiopia's Deputy Prime Minister Demeke. She reiterated calls for a truce, restoration of humanitarian access to Tigray and for...

Written Answers — Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office: Ethiopia and Somalia: Development Aid (11 Oct 2022)

Gillian Keegan: On 21 September at the UN General Assembly, the Minister for Development, Vicky Ford, announced a package of assistance for Somalia to alleviate the impact of drought and address the risk of famine. This brings the UK's total support to Somalia since 1 April 2022 to £52.8 million comprising of humanitarian, protection, health and nutrition programme interventions. This financial year the UK...

Written Answers — Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office: Global Fund to Fight Aids, Tuberculosis and Malaria (11 Oct 2022)

Vicky Ford: The UK was the 2nd largest donor to the Global Fund's sixth replenishment with a pledge of up to £1.46 billion. £1.176 billion of our core contribution to the Global Fund has been disbursed as on 20 September 2022, including an additional £60 million payment to the Global Fund's COVID-19 Response Mechanism.

Written Answers — Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office: Somalia: Development Aid (11 Oct 2022)

Gillian Keegan: ...is in need of help with 300,000 people forecast to be in famine by October if assistance is not provided immediately. On 21 September at the UN General Assembly, the UK Minister for Development, Vicky Ford MP, announced £22.8 million package assistance for Somalia to alleviate the impact of drought and address the risk of famine. This brings the UK's total support to Somalia since 1 April...

Written Answers — Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office: Pakistan: Disaster Relief (6 Oct 2022)

Vicky Ford: The UK stands shoulder to shoulder with Pakistan, as it faces the consequences of the recent devastating flooding. The UK was one of the first countries to announce funding (£1.5 million) to respond to the humanitarian need. We have now increased this to £16.5 million to support flood relief efforts. The UK contribution is also now over 10% of the joint UN and Government of Pakistan...

Written Answers — Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office: Development Aid: Climate Change (6 Oct 2022)

Vicky Ford: Details of all Official Development Assistance programmes are published on the UK's Development Tracker website at https://devtracker.fcdo.gov.uk/ including key activities, finances and geographical focus. Programmes on the development tracker website can be filtered in order to only show those which are funded through the International Climate Finance scheme.

Written Answers — Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office: Question (5 Oct 2022)

Vicky Ford: We have received the correspondence of 5 September and will respond within 20 working days as per the Cabinet Office guidelines. The correspondence received on 21 June was sent to a 'no reply' email address.

Written Answers — Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office: Climate Change: International Cooperation (5 Oct 2022)

Vicky Ford: At COP26, a 'Glasgow Dialogue on Loss and Damage' was established to discuss the arrangements for the funding of activities to avert, minimise and address loss and damage. The Santiago Network (a platform for catalysing technical assistance on loss and damage for developing countries) was also progressed through the agreement of clear functions and funding. The UK participates in both the...

Written Answers — Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office: India: Development Aid (30 Sep 2022)

Vicky Ford: The FCDO spends some of its Overseas Development Assistance (ODA) bilaterally, meaning the destination/sector for the ODA spend is specified, using multilateral agencies as the delivery channel. Table 1 shows the volume of bilateral ODA the FCDO spent through UN agencies between 2016 and 2020, that benefitted India. The UK also provides core contributions to UN agencies' general budgets, a...

Written Answers — Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office: Development Aid: Food Supply (30 Sep 2022)

Vicky Ford: In India, the FCDO provided £8.6 million in food assistance and basic nutrition support over 2016-2020, and is supporting the Samridhi Fund to invest in the farming sector and contribute to reducing hunger. In Sri Lanka, the UK provides support as one of the largest donors to the UN Central Emergency Response Fund (CERF). CERF provided food assistance through cash transfers to 21,788 people...


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