Press Notice No 7, Session 2003 - 04

Publication of Special Report

First Special Report: Government Response to the Eighth Report from the Committee, of Session 2002-03: Department for International Development: Departmental Report 2003

The Committee published its Report on Department for International Development: Departmental Report 2003 on 30 October 2003 (Eighth Report from the Committee, Session 2002-03, HC 825). The Government Response to the Report will be published on Tuesday 3 February 2004 at 11.00 a.m. as the First Special Report from the Committee, Session 2003-04 [HC 231].


Copies of this Special Report can be ordered from The Stationery Office (Tel:  0845  702 3474) or from the Parliamentary Bookshop (Tel: 020 7219 3890) or it can be viewed on our website on the day of publication at:

Additionally, from 11.00 a.m. on Tuesday 3rd February, the Special Report 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 Katie Phelan, Committee Assistant, on 020 7219 1221.


Reports and press notices issued by the International Development Committee are available on the Parliamentary website:

The membership of the Committee is as follows: Tony Baldry (Chairman) (Conservative, Banbury), John Barrett (Liberal Democrat, Edinburgh West), Mr John Battle (Labour, Leeds West), Hugh Bayley (Labour, City of York), Ann Clwyd (Labour, Cynon Valley), Mr Tony Colman (Labour, Putney), Mr Quentin Davies (Conservative, Grantham and Stamford); Mr Piara S. Khabra (Labour, Ealing, Southall), Chris McCafferty (Labour, Calder Valley), Mr Andrew Robathan (Conservative, Blaby) and Tony Worthington (Labour, Clydebank and Milngavie).