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Ascension Island: Infrastructure

Question for Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office

UIN HL10237, tabled on 11 November 2020

To ask Her Majesty's Government what assessment they have made of the infrastructure investment needs of Ascension Island.

Answered on

18 November 2020

A significant proportion of Ascension's infrastructure needs modernising. In 2018, £5 million from the Conflict, Stability and Security Fund was earmarked over three years to address the very most critical safety issues. The UK Government is working with the Ascension Island Government and stakeholders to ensure that these issues are resolved as the Ascension Island is important to the United Kingdom