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Central America (Aid)

Volume 29: debated on Thursday 28 October 1982

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asked the Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs whether he supported the recent proposals made by the European Commission for an economic aid programme for Central America.

The Commission's proposals for a special aid programme for Central America stem from the conclusions of the March European Council. We are anxious to see a programme agreed, but final decisions have still to be taken on the size of the programme and on which Central American countries should benefit.