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International Development Committee
Oral evidence concluded
The purpose of this session was to follow-up on previous work done by the Committee regarding the humanitarian situations in Yemen, Syria, and Israel and the Occupied Palestinian Territories. Among other things, themes for the discussion were funding gaps and disbursal delays for the UN response. The Committee also heard the Minister’s views on challenges to the delivery of humanitarian relief, support for aid and health workers and the progress of the peace process in each region.
Evidence given by Rt Hon Dr Andrew Murrison MP, Minister of State for International Development and Minister of State for the Middle East at the Foreign and Commonwealth Office, Ivan Parks, Deputy Director, DFID Yemen, Ian Ball, Deputy Head, DFID OPTs, and Amy Randall, Head of Strategy and Coordination, DFID Syria, Department for International Development.
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International Development Committee follow-up on Yemen, Syria, Israel and the Occupied Palestinian Territories