Dáil Éireann - Volume 480 - 30 September, 1997

Written Answers - Consultancy Contracts.

136. Mr. Durkan asked the Minister for Foreign Affairs the number of consultancy contracts awarded by him or by the Ministers of State at his Department; their value and purpose; the costs in terms of salary or consultancy fees; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [15042/97]

Minister for Foreign Affairs (Mr. R. Burke): Since I took office, no consultancy contracts have been awarded under the Vote for Foreign Affairs.

The following contracts have been awarded under the vote for International Co-operation:



Cost of Consultancy Fees

Total Cost

REPIM (Irl) Ltd.

Review — Mozambique Macroeconomic Development


£8,190 estimated

Mike Scott

Evelyn Hone project, Tanzania — Review



Cathy Gaynor

Gender Training Programme, Tanzania — Review



Dermot Carty

Northern Province Water Programme, Zambia — Review



Holy Rosary Sisters (Sr. Mona Tyndall)

Ndola Maternity Clinics — Review



Iain Attack

Mozambique Human Rights Support



Geraldine Cusack

Primary Maths Upgrade Tanzania — Review



Paddy Fulham

Support for Head Teacher Development Study



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Jim Kinsella

IFAD Programme Meeting, Rome



Steffen Robertson and Kirsten

UCG Hydrology Centre and UDSM Water Sector Review



London School of Hygiene and Medicine

HIV Project, Ghana — Review



Theo Derek

National Council for Development Education — Review



Frank McMahon

Tourism Adviser, Tanzania — Interviews



Cambridge Education Consultants

Education Sector, Development Review, Ethiopia



Tom Kelleghan

Examinations and Learning Assessment, Ethiopia



SMEC International Ltd.

Evaluation ESBI, Phnom Penh



Ernst & Young

Review of GOAL Operations


£17,085 estimated