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Falkland Islands: Expenditure

Volume 506: debated on Monday 22 February 2010

To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs how much Government funding for non-military purposes has been allocated to the Falkland Islands since 1982. (317590)

Between 1982 and 1998 the Falkland Islands received £55.6 million in funding from the UK to help with the development of the islands. However, since 1998 the Falkland Islands have been self-sufficient in all areas except for defence.