Colonial Policy and Administration

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What did the British PM say about the British Empire in 1945
'The Winds of change are blowing through the continent'
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What international factors affected GB colonial policy?
pressure from the French, USA and USSR (USSR and USA anti imperialist, Rival French Empire)
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What domestic factors affected British colonial policy?
Debt and European trade
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What colonial uphearals affected British colonial policy?
nationalism in India and Palestine
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What kind of status did Britain want to reastablish in the world?
'Great Power' status
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What did the Colonial Welfare Act of 1945 entail?
£120 million to be granted to colonies for their development over 10 years
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How was Nigeria exploited in 1943?
it had very restricted investment and controlled trade and prices.
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How much of exports to GB did Empire and the Commonwealth provide and what imports from GB did they take?
49% import and 54% export
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