Tuesday, 10 February 2004

Ceisteanna (136)

Michael Ring

Ceist:

212 Mr. Ring asked the Minister for Finance if the OPW is negotiating with the Irish Red Cross to make available additional humanitarian aid for those affected by the landslide in north Mayo who have not yet received aid. [3659/04]

Amharc ar fhreagra

Freagraí scríofa (Ceist ar Minister for Finance)

A humanitarian aid scheme for victims of the landslide in county Mayo in 2003 was administered by the Irish Red Cross Society following Government approval. The Office of Public Works provided funding of €300,000. There are no plans to make additional humanitarian aid available.