AID: ASSISTING DEVELOPING COUNTRIES TO
BENEFIT FROM TRADE (12301/02)
Letter from the Chairman to The Rt Hon
Clare Short MP, Secretary of State, Department for International
Thank you for the Explanatory Memorandum dated
7 October 2002 which Sub-Committee C considered at its meeting
on 5 November. The Committee agreed to clear this item and ask
that you take note of their comments.
The Sub-Committee welcome the development of
greater coherence between different EU policies with an external
dimension (Communication paragraph 3.2).
The Sub-Committee would like to encourage the
Government to advance the achievement of its goal to take action
in order to fulfil global commitments to assist developing countries
to benefit from trade and investment at the GAERC meeting later
7 November 2002