British Overseas Territories: Economic Situation

Department for International Development written question – answered on 20th July 2016.

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Photo of Andrew Rosindell Andrew Rosindell Conservative, Romford

To ask the Secretary of State for International Development, what plans her Department has to promote the economic diversification of the Overseas Territories.

Photo of Rory Stewart Rory Stewart The Minister of State, Department for International Development

Over the next two years, DFID plans to invest up to £67.7 million to support economic development in the ODA eligible Overseas Territories. This investment will help to diversify the economies of those Territories and make them less vulnerable to external shocks.

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