Climate Change: Finance

Environment Food and Rural Affairs written question – answered on 5th February 2008.

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Photo of Colin Challen Colin Challen Labour, Morley and Rothwell

To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs what funding has been provided by his Department for programmes run by (a) central Government, (b) local authorities, (c) other public bodies and (d) non-governmental organisations to (i) mitigate and (ii) assist adaptation to climate change; and how much was spent on such programmes in each of the last five years.

Photo of Phil Woolas Phil Woolas Minister of State (Environment), Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs

DEFRA has provided funding for various programmes run by central Government, local authorities, other public bodies and non-governmental organisations to mitigate and assist adaptation to climate change.

I will arrange for full details of this funding to be placed in the House Libraries.

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