International Development Committee Announcement

PUBLICATION OF SPECIAL REPORTS

First Special Report: Government Response to the Committee’s First Report of Session 2007-08 on the DFID Annual Report 2007

The International Development Committee published its Report on the DFID Annual Report 2007 on 15 November 2007 (First Report of Session 2007-08, HC 64-I). The Committee has now received the Government Response to the Report, which will be published on Wednesday 20 February at 10.00 a.m. as the First Special Report from the Committee, Session 2007-08 [HC 329].

Second Special Report: Government Response to the Committee’s Second Report of Session 2007-08 on Development and Trade: Cross-departmental working

The International Development Committee published its Report on Development and Trade: Cross-departmental Working on 4 December 2007 (Second Report of Session 2007-08, HC 68). The Committee has now received the Government Response to the Report, which will be published on Wednesday 20 February at 10.00 a.m. as the Second Special Report from the Committee, Session 2007-08 [HC 330].

Copies of both Special Reports can be ordered from The Stationery Office (Tel: 0845 702 3474) or from the Parliamentary Bookshop (Tel: 020 7219 3890) or they can be viewed on our website from the day of publication at: http://www.parliament.uk/indcom

 Additionally, from 10.00 a.m. on Wednesday 20 February, the Special Reports will be available for collection by Government Departments, witnesses and the press from the Reception Desk at 7 Millbank, London, SW1P 3JA and from the Press Gallery.

Enquiries to Jenny Steele, Committee Secretary, on 020 7219 1223.

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).

Media Enquiries: Alex Paterson, 020 7219 1589, or [email protected]

Committee website: www.parliament.uk/indcom

Watch committees and parliamentary debates online: www.parliamentlive.tv

Publications/Reports/Reference Material: Copies of all select committee reports are available from the Parliamentary Bookshop (12 Bridge Street, Westminster, 020 7219 3890) or the Stationery Office (0845 7023474)