World Health Organisation: Overseas Aid

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Question to the Department for International Development:

To ask the Secretary of State for International Development, how much funding was allocated from (a) the UK Government public purse and (b) other countries to the World Health Organisation in 2019.


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Wendy Morton Portrait
Wendy Morton
Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Department for Transport)
This question was answered on 15th June 2020

The UK is the third biggest donor to the WHO, giving £120 million per annum on average. We do not routinely keep data on funding allocated by other countries. The World Health Organization holds this information.

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