To ask the Minister of State, Department for International Development if he will make a statement on the total amount of aid sent to Montserrat since 1997 (a) from the EU and (b) directly from the UK. 
DFID disbursements for each UK Financial Year since 1996–97 have been as follows:
|Year||Amount (£ million)|
|1 Provisional: subject to adjustment|
Over the same period, the European Commission has allocated £19 million (about £12.5 million) in development assistance to Montserrat for use up to 2007, of which the UK share is about £1.5 million.