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International Development written question – answered on 30th April 2008.

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Photo of Angus MacNeil Angus MacNeil Shadow Spokesperson (Work and Pensions), Shadow Spokesperson (Culture, Media and Sport), Shadow Spokesperson (Environment, Food and Rural Affairs)

To ask the Secretary of State for International Development what targets his Department has set in relation to its employment of people with disabilities over the next five years.

Photo of Gillian Merron Gillian Merron Parliamentary Under-Secretary, Department for International Development

The Cabinet Office is currently drawing up a new Diversity Strategy from 2008 to 2011 that will build on the achievements and lessons learnt from the existing Government-wide "10 Point Plan for a Diverse Civil Service". The Department for International Development (DFID) will draw on this strategy for its own targets for employing people with disabilities in grades below the senior civil service (SCS) from 2008 to 2011.

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