§ Mr. Sarwar
To ask the Secretary of State for International Development if he will make a statement on aid to fund land mine clearance. 
§ Hilary Benn
DFID is a strong supporter of global humanitarian demining. Since 1997 the Department has provided in excess of £70 million for Global Demining. The following table provides a breakdown.
I will write to my hon. Friend for Leeds, West with more details once the programme has been launched.