International Development Committee Inquiry: Urbanisation and Poverty

The International Development Committee announced a new inquiry into Urbanisation and Poverty on 12 March 2009.


The main contact for this inquiry is Chloe Challender, Committee Specialist. Tel: 020 7219 1522 Email:

Written evidence

Written evidence, when published, can be accessed via the TSO Parliamentary Publications page.

Oral Evidence

The transcripts of oral evidence for this inquiry can be accessed via the TSO Parliamentary Publications page.

Press Notices

On 16 October 2009 the Committee announced the publication of its final Report.

On the 12 March 2009 the terms of reference were announced


The Committee published its final Report on Thursday 22 October 2009. See Chairman's Comments  for further details.

Government Response

The Government Response was published on 18 January 2010.

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