§ Ms McCafferty
To ask the Secretary of State for International Development if she will seek to persuade(a) the United States Government to reinstate its funding for United Nations Funds for Population Activities for the coming year and (b) other EU Governments to increase their contributions to United Nations Funds for Population Activities. 
§ Clare Short
The quinquennial review of the International Conference on Population and Development (ICPD) is an opportunity for all Governments to review their support to population and reproductive health programmes, including the work of the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA). We are doing all that we can to ensure that resources to implement ICPD are forthcoming.