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Scottish Parliament and overseas aid

Kevin Dunion

Scottish Parliament and overseas aid

scope for a distinctive approach?

by Kevin Dunion

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Published by University of Edinburgh, Centre of African Studies in [Edinburgh] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Scotland,
  • Developing countries.,
  • Scotland.
    • Subjects:
    • Economic assistance, Scottish -- Developing countries.,
    • Home rule -- Scotland.,
    • Scotland -- Politics and government -- 20th century

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 75-80).

      StatementKevin Dunion.
      SeriesOccasional papers ;, no. 32, Occasional papers (University of Edinburgh. Centre of African Studies) ;, no. 32.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHC60 .D7982 1991
      The Physical Object
      Pagination80 p. ;
      Number of Pages80
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1453046M
      LC Control Number93106173

      Scottish Parliament. Justice 2 Committee. Thursday 9 September [THE CONVENER opened the meeting at ]. Item in Private. The Convener (Miss Annabel Goldie): On behalf of the committee, I welcome everyone to the 24 th meeting this year of the Justice 2 Committee. Today is our first meeting in connection with a number of items, in particular the Fire (Scotland) Bill. The UK’s bilateral aid is concentrated in sub-Saharan Africa and South Asia. Ethiopia is the largest recipient of bilateral aid (£m in ). 82% of the UK’s multilateral aid goes to the EU, the UN and the World Bank for their own development work.

        Scotland's first minister, Nicola Sturgeon, believes that the consent of the Scottish Parliament and the UK's other devolved parliaments and assemblies should also . Bill Gates defends Britain’s foreign aid spending. the government must spend per cent of gross national product on overseas aid, making the UK the only member of the G7 to meet that.

      The requirement for the Scottish Parliament to consent to UK Government legislation affecting devolved areas should be embedded into law, Minister for UK Negotiations on Scotland’s Place in Europe Michael Russell has said. In a statement to the Scottish Parliament, Mr Russell called for parliamentary discussion on the best way forward. Scottish Parliament The senior SNP politician, who announced she would be standing down, has opened up about the pressure Holyrood puts on family life as well as the online abuse she suffered.


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