ENVIRONMENTAL AUDIT COMMITTEE

22 January 2006 ANNOUNCEMENT OF PUBLICATION


22 January 2006 ANNOUNCEMENT OF PUBLICATION

Government Response to the Committee Report on Trade, Development and Environment: The Role of DfID

Trade, Development and Environment: The Role of DfID: the Government Response to the Committee's Tenth Report of Session 2005-06 will be published as the Committee's Third Special Report of Session 2006-07, HC 197, at 11.00 on Thursday 25 January 2007.

Once the Report has been published, copies can be obtained from TSO outlets and from the Parliamentary Bookshop, 12 Bridge Street, Parliament Square, London SW1A 2JX (020 7219 3890) by quoting House of Commons No.197.

The text of the Report will be available on the Committee's Internet homepage from 11.30am approximately, on Thursday 25 January.
www.parliament.uk/parliamentary_committees/environmental_audit_committee.cfm

Contact details

Press enquiries:

Laura Kibby 020 7219 0718

Other enquiries:

Mike Hennessy 020 7219 0248

Notes for Editors

The Environmental Audit Committee

Under the terms of the Standing Order No. 152A the Environmental Audit Committee is to consider to what extent the policies and programmes of government departments and non-departmental public bodies contribute to environmental protection and sustainable development: to audit their performance against such targets as may be set for them by her Majesty's Ministers; and to report thereon to the House. The Committee was set up on 13 July 2005.