Britain sends £5m foreign aid to Caribbean to teach FISHING… Whilst British families have their Tax Credits cut.
Luxury, sought-after holiday islands including the Seychelles, Barbados, the Maldives and St Lucia, are among the 25 small islands set to benefit from the Commonwealth cash.
Downing Street announced the £5.6million cash injection will be used to improve fishing, tourism and shipping.
The countries are set to receive the windfall next year and David Cameron, speaking from Malta, who is is attending the Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting, said he wanted the countries to be able to make the most of their natural maritime resources.Mr Cameron announced the handout while unveiling a £26million aid package to help tackle global warming ahead of a meeting of world leaders in paris on Monday.
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