International Development Committee Announcement

EVIDENCE SESSION ON IRAQ

Thursday 31 January 2008 at 2.30 pm, Thatcher Room, Portcullis House

Witnesses:

€ Rt Hon Douglas Alexander MP, Secretary of State for International Development, and DFID and FCO officials

This is a one-off evidence session to provide an update on the humanitarian situation in Iraq and to examine the contribution of the Department of International Development's activities in Iraq to progress towards reconstruction and development

FURTHER INFORMATION:

Committee Membership is as follows: Malcolm Bruce MP (Chairman, Lib Dem), John Battle MP (Lab), Hugh Bayley MP (Lab), John Bercow MP (Con), Richard Burden MP (Lab), Stephen Crabb MP (Con), James Duddridge MP (Con), Ann McKechin MP (Lab), Jim Sheridan MP (Lab), Mr Marsha Singh MP (Lab), Sir Robert Smith MP (Lib Dem).

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