International Development Committee Announcement

EVIDENCE SESSION ON THE HUMANITARIAN  AND DEVELOPMENT SITUATION IN THE OCCUPIED PALESTINIAN TERRITORIES

Wednesday 30 April 2008, 9.45 am

Thatcher Room, Portcullis House

CHANGE OF TIME

This evidence session will now begin at  9.45 am. The revised timings for each set of witnesses is set out below.

Witnesses:

At 9.45 am:

  • John Ging, Director of UN Relief and Works Agency (UNRWA) Operations, Gaza (Witness will be giving evidence via video-link)

At 10.30am (approx):

  • David Freud, Chief Executive Officer, The Portland Trust

At 11.00am (approx):

  • Adam Leach, Regional Director, Middle East and North Africa, Oxfam GB

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), Mr Stephen Crabb MP (Con), Daniel Kawczynski MP (Con), Ann McKechin MP (Lab), Jim Sheridan MP (Lab), Mr Marsha Singh MP (Lab), Sir Robert Smith MP (Lib Dem).

Committee Contact: Anna Dickson, 020 7219 2738, or [email protected]

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

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