Whaling

House of Lords written question – answered on 9th October 2006.

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Photo of Lord Ashcroft Lord Ashcroft Conservative

asked Her Majesty's Government:

Whether they will provide financial support for the proposed International Whaling Commission scientific workshop in 2008 on the effects of climate change on whales.

Photo of Lord Rooker Lord Rooker Minister of State (Sustainable Farming and Food), Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs, Minister of State (Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs) (Sustainable Farming and Food), The Minister of State, Northern Ireland Office

The UK contributes to all such workshops through its annual subscription to the International Whaling Commission. At present, the Government do not plan to provide any further financial support to this particular workshop.

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