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British Indian Ocean Territory: Overseas Aid

Question for Department for International Development

UIN 69594, tabled on 6 July 2020

To ask the Secretary of State for International Development, whether her Department has been responsible for expenditure from the £40 million Chagossian support package announced in November 2016.

Answered on

9 July 2020

HMG continues to work with partners to identify effective ways to spend the £40 million Chagossian support package announced in November 2016, half of which is sourced from ODA. To date DFID has supported the British Council to provide English language training for Chagossians in Mauritius.

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