Press Notice 22, Session 2006-07

Publication of Report

EU Development and Trade Policies: An update
Fifth Report of Session 2006-07

The International Development Committee will publish its report on EU Development and Trade Policies: An update at 00.01 on Wednesday 14 March 2007 as the Fifth Report from the Committee, Session 2006-07 (HC 271). This Report comments on progress in relation to the WTO Doha development round, Economic Partnership Agreements and EU development policy since the Committee last reported on these issues in 2005 and 2006.

Embargoed copies of the Report will be available from 11.00 am on Tuesday 13 March, for collection by Government Departments, witnesses and the press from the Reception Desk at 7 Millbank, London, SW1P 3JA and from the Press Gallery.

On publication, copies of the Report can be ordered from The Stationery Office (Tel: 0845 702 3474) or from the Parliamentary Bookshop (Tel: 020 7219 3890) and can be viewed on the Committee's website from the day of publication at:

Enquiries to Jennifer Steele, Committee Secretary, on 020 7219 1223,


Further Information:

The membership of the Committee is as follows: Malcolm Bruce MP (Chairman, Lib Dem), John Barrett MP (Lib Dem), John Battle MP (Lab), John Bercow MP (Con), Hugh Bayley MP (Lab), Richard Burden MP (Lab), Quentin Davies MP (Con), James Duddridge MP (Con), Ann McKechin MP (Lab), Joan Ruddock MP (Lab), Mr Marsha Singh MP (Lab).

Media Enquiries: Alex Paterson, 020 7219 1589, or