Turkey: Overseas Aid:Written question - 215137

Q
(The Wrekin)
Asked on: 31 January 2019
Department for International Development
Turkey: Overseas Aid
Commons
To ask the Secretary of State for International Development, how much Official Development Assistance her Department has allocated to Turkey in (a) 2015, (b) 2016, (c) 2017 and (d) 2019; and if he will make a statement.
A
Answered by: Harriett Baldwin
Answered on: 06 February 2019

DFID provided the following direct Official Development Assistance (ODA) to Turkey in calendar years 2015, 2016 and 2017. DFID’s final ODA spend figures in Turkey for 2018 will be published in Statistics on International Development this autumn. Spend figures for 2019 will be published in 2020.

Year

DFID ODA to Turkey, £ million

2015

1.3

2016

85.5

2017

128.4

Source: Statistics on International Development

The increase in funding between 2015 and 2017 represents DFID’s contribution to the EU Facility for Refugees in Turkey.

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