asked the Prime Minister whether any Departments additional to those given in her answer to the hon. Member for Belfast, South on 2 April, Official Report, column 523, and her answer of 1 April, Official Report, column 413, and Cmnd. 9094 have been involved in meetings at official level under the auspices of the Anglo-Irish Intergovernmental Council.
In addition to the departments implied in the question, officials from the Department of Education and Science have also attended meetings of the Anglo-Irish Intergovernmental Council at official level.
asked the Prime Minister how many officials from the Cabinet Office have attended
|Commitments since 4 December||Deliveries since Amount (tonnes) Delivery Schedule 4 December from previous commitments (tonnes)|
|United Kingdom||15,000||Delivered to Ethiopian port in February||6,500|
|—food aid programme||70,000||For delivery to Ethiopian port in stages—June to August||45,000|
|—emergency aid||37,000||For delivery to Ethiopian port in stages—April to May||25,000|
(1) Distribution within the country is undertaken by the Ethiopian Government or by international and voluntary agencies, with monitoring by the World Food Programme, and is subjest to ex-post accounting.
(2) No information is available on deliveries by other member states of the Community.
meetings at official level under the auspices of the Anglo-Irish Intergovernmental Council; and if she will list the dates and locations of such meetings and the subjects discussed.
Officials attend meetings under the auspices of the Anglo-Irish Intergovernmental Council according to the subjects under discussion. It is not the practice of Her Majesty's Government to give information about meetings of officials.