Mr. Gareth Thomas:
I have been asked to reply.
DFID bilateral disbursements for St. Helena in the Financial years 1998–99 to 2002–03 were as follows:
These figures include some modest support for Tristan da Cunha, totalling less than £200,000 annually. We do not provide any direct bilateral assistance to Ascension Island.
St. Helena, Tristan da Cunha and Ascension Island also receive some assistance from the FCO Good Governance Fund and Economic Diversification Programme. Those figures for the same period are as follows:
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Since 1995, St. Helena has also been allocated a total of 14.35 million euros from European Union funds.