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SNP to invest £5m in foreign aid budget to help developing countries recover from coronavirus

pandemic. International development minister, Jenny Gilruth, said: "Scotland stands ready to play its full part in global efforts to vaccinate the world's poorest and most vulnerable.

"It is clear that Covid-19 will remain a threat for some time to come, and we must therefore step up our international contribution. "If re-elected, the SNP Government will increase the International Development Fund by 50%, from £10 million to £15 million, and commit to further increases in line with inflation."This will help with Covid preparedness, the vaccine rollout, and aid recovery from the pandemic in our partner countries."Gilruth, who is standing in the Mid Fife and Glenrothes constituency in this election, attacked the UK Government's cuts to

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