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Volume 77: debated on Monday 15 April 1985

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asked the Prime Minister if she will tabulate in the Official Report the tonnage of cereals to be sent to Ethiopia, as agreed at the Dublin Heads of Government meeting of the European Economic Community setting out separately the tonnage: delivered to camps, in transit on land or sea, purchased not transported and balance not purchased, together with a statement relating to the timetable of the programme.

The European Council in Dublin agreed a target for cereals food aid for the Community and its member states for delivery to African countries in 1985, but did not agree allocations to individual countries. The available information on commitments and deliveries of cereals food aid to Ethiopia by the United Kingdom and the European Community since the Dublin Council is as follows: