Thursday, 13 December 2012

Questions (51)

Eoghan Murphy

Question:

51. Deputy Eoghan Murphy asked the Tánaiste and Minister for Foreign Affairs and Trade the amount of money that Ireland contributes to the United Nations that is spent directly on Internet related challenges, such as cyber security, cyber-crime, Internet freedom, privacy rights, and other related issues; if this money is contributed directly to such programmes or through a general fund; the percentage this makes up of the total allocation of United Nations funding on these areas; the person responsible in the United Nations for allocating these resources either directly or from a general fund; the agency that is responsible for implementation; their location; and if any Irish personnel are working for them either on secondment or independently. [56100/12]

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Written answers (Question to Foreign)

In view of the degree of detail requested, which is not readily available, I propose to follow up directly with the Deputy providing any relevant information at the earliest opportunity.