§ Mrs. Clwyd
To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs if he will publish an updated chart showing, in United States dollars, the contributions made by each country, including the United Kingdom, to the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees for the regional humanitarian plan of action for the middle east.
§ Mr. Lennox-Boyd
The United Kingdom has committed US $8,095,000 bilaterally since January to the office of the UN High Commissioner for Refugees. During the period 15 January to 28 May we understand from UNHCR that it received pledges totalling US$148,066,561 as set out in the table.
Donor US dollars Australia 855,839 Austria 1,910,000 Canada 4,997,479 Denmark 8,306,378 Finland 3,955,100 France 1,550,388 Germany 20,476,190 Iceland 88,497 Ireland 237,342 Italy 650,423 Japan 42,700,000 Netherlands 3,002,390 New Zealand 147,700 Norway 3,843,983 Sweden 9,182,091 Switzerland 2,359,020 United Kingdom 8,095,000 United States of America 12,500,000 Yugoslavia 225,225 European Community(IGO) 21,439,024 Other non-governmental donations 1,544,492 Total 148,066,561