Syria: Refugees:Written question - 902755

Asked by Byron Davies

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Asked on: 10 December 2015
Department for International Development
Syria: Refugees
To ask the Secretary of State for International Development, how much her Department has spent on humanitarian assistance in (a) Syria and (b) neighbouring countries receiving Syrian refugees in the last two years.
Answered by: Justine Greening
Answered on: 16 December 2015

In the financial year 2014/15, the UK spent just under £150 million in humanitarian assistance inside Syria and around £125 million in the surrounding region. This has provided lifesaving support and helped ensure Syrian children can remain in education.

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