To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs if he will list in the Official Report all projects recently undertaken or currently being planned to assist victims of conflict in Mozambique and Angola.
The table lists approved grants. A number of further proposals are currently under consideration.
In 1989–90 the allocations listed in the table were made under our emergency allocation for Mozambique. In addition we provided 19,000 MT of emergency food aid. For 1990–91 we have pledged £3·5 million plus 10,000 MT of food aid in response to the Mozambique emergency appeal.
|Provisional planning in Niassa||30,000|
|Airlift of relief food supplies for Maganja||106,895|
|Appraisal of district health services by a Health Consultant||5,893|
|Distribution of clothing to displaced people in Maganja da Costa and Pebane, Zambesia||300,000|
|Light ferry for Naburi||4,200|
|Purchase and distribution of blankets, Maganja da Costa and Pebane||70,000|
|9 tonnes of seeds for Maganja and Naburi||22,000|
|390 tonnes of Red Beans||163,293|
|Emergency spares for Xai-Xai Bridge||30,168|
|Assistance to emergency programme. Spare parts for Landrovers. Transit centre for displaced people||100,000|
|Food aid for Maputo||22,785|
|Rehabilitation of Pemba Hospital||18,610|
|Provision of 15 trucks plus associated protection and spares||510,000|
|Local purchase of clothes for distribution to dislocados in Zambezia||105,000|
|Rehabilitation of Namorroi District, Zambezia||100,000|
|Seeds and tools for Zambezia||117,230|
|Clothing programme for dislocados, Nampula||29,072|
|Improvement of living conditions in 2 reception centres, Nampula. Provision of clean water, Nampula||51,601|
|Seeds and tools, Memba||110,000|
|Co-operation for Development|
|Support for small farmers and co-operatives, Zonas Verdas, Maputo||100,000|
|Seeds and tools programme||100,000|
|Seeds and tools programme||300,000|
|Provision of clothing in Zambezia||500,000|
|Seeds and tools in Niassa and Zambezia||50,000|
|Save the Children|
|Paravet training in Vilankula District (Rehab)||70,000|
|Agpak Project (agricultural rehabilitation)||100,000|
In addition we have contributed £3 million since January 1989 to the United Nations High Commissioner and £200,000 through NGOs for the relief of Mozambican refugees in neighbouring countries.
Since the beginning of 1989, the allocations from emergency funds for Angola have been as follows:
|Clothing and blankets||100,000|
|Seeds and distribution costs||610,000|
|Clothing, blankets, tools||70,000|
|War on Want|
|Cholera treatment materials||10,000|
|World Food Programme|
|Prefabricated warehousing for food aid storage||140,000|
We continue to monitor the situation closely and are considering what further assistance we might provide in response to the United Nations Secretary-General's appeal of 10 May.