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UNICEF Go To School Campaign

Volume 477: debated on Thursday 19 June 2008

To ask the Secretary of State for International Development what contribution the UK made to the UNICEF “Go to” School Campaign. (211802)

In March 2008 the Department for International Development (DFID) provided £1.2 million to UNICEF Sudan for the “Go to School” programme. DFID is very happy to support this important initiative which has seen a significant increase in school attendance in Southern Sudan since its inception two years ago.