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Ilois: Finance

Question for Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office

UIN 67090, tabled on 1 November 2021

To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Affairs, what future expenditure is planned from the £40 million Chagossian Support Package; and in which countries that spending is planned.

Answered on

9 November 2021

The FCDO continues to explore options for expenditure of the Chagossian Support Package in line with the areas of support announced by Ministers in 2016: Health, Social Care, Education, Employment, and Culture (awareness and retention). The Package is designed to support Chagossians in the communities where they live - principally this is in the UK, Mauritius and Seychelles.