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Afghanistan: Economic Growth

Question for Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office

UIN 72619, tabled on 9 November 2021

To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Affairs, what steps the Government is taking to promote and support economic growth in Afghanistan.

Answered on

19 November 2021

We are monitoring the situation in Afghanistan closely, including the rapid reduction in economic growth. We have committed to provide £286 million in humanitarian and development support and continue to explore the best ways to provide support to the Afghan people.