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599564
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star this property date less than 2016-10-11more like thismore than 2016-10-11
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Department for International Development remove filter
star this property answering dept id 20 more like this
star this property answering dept short name International Development more like this
star this property answering dept sort name International Development more like this
star this property hansard heading Marriage: Children more like this
star this property house id 1 more like this
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25259
star this property pref label House of Commons more like this
star this property question text To ask the Secretary of State for International Development, what steps her Department is taking in co-operation with UN agencies to tackle the increase in child brides in refugee camps and conflict areas. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Edmonton more like this
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Kate Osamor more like this
star this property uin 48097 more like this
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star this property is ministerial correction false more like this
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star this property answer text <p>The UK is committed to the ‘Call to Action’ on women and girls and keeping girls and women safe in emergencies, including providing £23.5 million to UNFPA in Syria, to support women and girls vulnerable to child and forced marriage, domestic violence, and sexual violence, abuse, and exploitation through improved access to psycho-social support and sexual and reproductive health care.</p> more like this
star this property answering member constituency Witham more like this
star this property answering member printed Priti Patel more like this
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less than 2016-10-18T16:12:08.163Zmore like thismore than 2016-10-18T16:12:08.163Z
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4066
star this property label Biography information for Priti Patel more like this
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4515
unstar this property label Biography information for Kate Osamor more like this
600735
star this property registered interest false more like this
star this property date less than 2016-10-12more like thismore than 2016-10-12
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Department for International Development remove filter
star this property answering dept id 20 more like this
star this property answering dept short name International Development more like this
star this property answering dept sort name International Development more like this
star this property hansard heading Department for International Development: Public Expenditure more like this
star this property house id 1 more like this
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25259
star this property pref label House of Commons more like this
star this property question text To ask the Secretary of State for International Development, what proportion of her Department's budget is planned to be allocated to projects administered by other Departments in 2017-18. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Edmonton more like this
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Kate Osamor more like this
star this property uin 48287 more like this
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star this property is ministerial correction false more like this
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star this property answer text <p>The Spending Review settlement provides that approximately 17% of DFID’s budget in 2017-18 is expected to be transferred to (a) other government departments to fund projects that they will administer and (b) cross-government facilities into which DFID and other departments can bid such as the Conflict, Security and Stabilisation Fund as set out in DFID’s Spending Review settlement letter.</p> more like this
star this property answering member constituency Witham more like this
star this property answering member printed Priti Patel more like this
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less than 2016-10-18T16:02:33.897Zmore like thismore than 2016-10-18T16:02:33.897Z
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4066
star this property label Biography information for Priti Patel more like this
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4515
unstar this property label Biography information for Kate Osamor more like this
599570
star this property registered interest false more like this
star this property date less than 2016-10-11more like thismore than 2016-10-11
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Department for International Development remove filter
star this property answering dept id 20 more like this
star this property answering dept short name International Development more like this
star this property answering dept sort name International Development more like this
star this property hansard heading Malawi: Overseas Aid more like this
star this property house id 1 more like this
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25259
star this property pref label House of Commons more like this
star this property question text To ask the Secretary of State for International Development, if the Government will take steps to ensure that UK aid to Malawi funds long-term transport infrastructure, irrigation, diversification of farming and food products projects. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Argyll and Bute more like this
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Brendan O'Hara more like this
star this property uin 47956 more like this
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star this property is ministerial correction false more like this
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star this property answer text <p>The UK’s development programme in Malawi works to grow the economy and eradicate extreme poverty. Improvements in the agriculture sector are essential for Malawi’s growth. DFID prosperity programmes aim to deliver increased agricultural production and productivity, including through the expansion of land under irrigation; a diversified economic base and increased investment in inclusive agri-business. DFID has also provided some support to rehabilitating rural roads, and undertaken feasibility work for rail and road corridors.</p><p>We will continue to make transformative investments to help Malawi to move up the agricultural supply chain, improve regional trade and create more jobs. This will contribute to increased food security and agricultural production, helping to boost growth and create off-farm jobs.</p><p> </p><p><strong><br> </strong></p><p> </p> more like this
star this property answering member constituency Stockton South more like this
star this property answering member printed James Wharton more like this
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less than 2016-10-18T16:05:28.72Zmore like thismore than 2016-10-18T16:05:28.72Z
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4123
star this property label Biography information for James Wharton more like this
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4371
unstar this property label Biography information for Brendan O'Hara more like this
599572
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star this property date less than 2016-10-11more like thismore than 2016-10-11
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Department for International Development remove filter
star this property answering dept id 20 more like this
star this property answering dept short name International Development more like this
star this property answering dept sort name International Development more like this
star this property hansard heading Developing Countries: Poliomyelitis more like this
star this property house id 1 more like this
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25259
star this property pref label House of Commons more like this
star this property question text To ask the Secretary of State for International Development, what her policy is on UK support for the global eradication of polio; and what discussions she has had with her counterparts in Pakistan, Afghanistan and Nigeria on eradication of that disease in those countries. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Gillingham and Rainham more like this
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Rehman Chishti more like this
star this property uin 48019 more like this
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star this property is ministerial correction false more like this
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star this property answer text <p>The UK is fully committed to global polio eradication and is the third largest donor to the Global Polio Eradication Initiative, providing £300million for 2013 to 2019. The UK is also the largest donor to Gavi; which has led the rapid global scale up of Inactivated Polio Vaccine. DFID helps sustain global political commitment and ensures the eradication programme has a strong focus on results and delivering value for money.</p><p>The Governments of Pakistan, Afghanistan and Nigeria have shown extraordinary commitment to polio eradication. DFID officials work closely with their counterparts in these three endemic countries to support their national efforts towards this historic cause.</p><p><strong><br> </strong></p><p> </p> more like this
star this property answering member constituency Stockton South more like this
star this property answering member printed James Wharton more like this
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less than 2016-10-18T16:08:24.153Zmore like thismore than 2016-10-18T16:08:24.153Z
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4123
star this property label Biography information for James Wharton more like this
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3987
unstar this property label Biography information for Rehman Chishti more like this
601143
star this property registered interest false more like this
star this property date less than 2016-10-13more like thismore than 2016-10-13
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Department for International Development remove filter
star this property answering dept id 20 more like this
star this property answering dept short name International Development more like this
star this property answering dept sort name International Development more like this
star this property hansard heading Kenya: Migrant Camps more like this
star this property house id 1 more like this
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25259
star this property pref label House of Commons more like this
star this property question text To ask the Secretary of State for International Development, what assessment her Department has made of the humanitarian effect of the closure of the Dadaab camp on Somali refugees in that region. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Cardiff South and Penarth more like this
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Stephen Doughty more like this
star this property uin 48670 more like this
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star this property is ministerial correction false more like this
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star this property answer text <p>The UK supports voluntary return of refugees in line with international refugee law. The UK supports the extension of the Tripartite Agreement between the Governments of Kenya and Somalia, and the United Nations High Commission for Refugees (UNHCR), as the legal basis regulating the returns process to Somalia. The UNHCR leads on refugee returns and we support their assessments of the process.</p><p>The UK welcomes the monitoring role civil society plays and works in dialogue with them. We are working across partners and government to monitor the regional impacts, including from movement of people, impacts on other refugee host countries and on regional security.</p> more like this
star this property answering member constituency Stockton South more like this
star this property answering member printed James Wharton more like this
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less than 2016-10-18T16:00:49.783Zmore like thismore than 2016-10-18T16:00:49.783Z
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4123
star this property label Biography information for James Wharton more like this
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4264
unstar this property label Biography information for Stephen Doughty more like this
599566
star this property registered interest false more like this
star this property date less than 2016-10-11more like thismore than 2016-10-11
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Department for International Development remove filter
star this property answering dept id 20 more like this
star this property answering dept short name International Development more like this
star this property answering dept sort name International Development more like this
star this property hansard heading Department for International Development: Consultants more like this
star this property house id 1 more like this
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25259
star this property pref label House of Commons more like this
star this property question text To ask the Secretary of State for International Development, pursuant to the Answer of 2 September 2016 to Question 44352, for what contracts the largest three total payments were made to (a) PwC, (b) Deloitte, (c) Ernst and Young and (d) KPMG in the last three years. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Barking more like this
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Margaret Hodge more like this
star this property uin 48096 more like this
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star this property is ministerial correction false more like this
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star this property answer text <p>Detail on all DFID spend is available via our departmental website.</p> more like this
star this property answering member constituency Penrith and The Border more like this
star this property answering member printed Rory Stewart more like this
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less than 2016-10-18T16:09:50.713Zmore like thismore than 2016-10-18T16:09:50.713Z
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4137
star this property label Biography information for Rory Stewart more like this
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140
unstar this property label Biography information for Dame Margaret Hodge more like this
599567
star this property registered interest false more like this
star this property date less than 2016-10-11more like thismore than 2016-10-11
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Department for International Development remove filter
star this property answering dept id 20 more like this
star this property answering dept short name International Development more like this
star this property answering dept sort name International Development more like this
star this property hansard heading Department for International Development: EU Law more like this
star this property house id 1 more like this
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25259
star this property pref label House of Commons more like this
star this property question text To ask the Secretary of State for International Development, which agreed EU directives have not yet been transposed directly into UK law; and if she will make a statement. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Harrow West more like this
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Gareth Thomas more like this
star this property uin 48181 more like this
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star this property is ministerial correction false more like this
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star this property answer text <p>Until exit negotiations are concluded, the UK remains a full member of the European Union and all the rights and obligations of EU membership remain in force. During this period the Government will continue to negotiate, implement and apply EU legislation.</p> more like this
star this property answering member constituency Penrith and The Border more like this
star this property answering member printed Rory Stewart more like this
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less than 2016-10-18T16:13:00.057Zmore like thismore than 2016-10-18T16:13:00.057Z
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4137
star this property label Biography information for Rory Stewart more like this
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unstar this property label Biography information for Gareth Thomas more like this
601139
star this property registered interest false more like this
star this property date less than 2016-10-13more like thismore than 2016-10-13
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Department for International Development remove filter
star this property answering dept id 20 more like this
star this property answering dept short name International Development more like this
star this property answering dept sort name International Development more like this
star this property hansard heading Developing Countries: Capital Punishment more like this
star this property house id 1 more like this
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25259
star this property pref label House of Commons more like this
star this property question text To ask the Secretary of State for International Development, what assessment her Department has made of the potential merits of withdrawing overseas development assistance funding to countries in which the death penalty is applied. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Cardiff South and Penarth more like this
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Stephen Doughty more like this
star this property uin 48525 more like this
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star this property is ministerial correction false more like this
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star this property answer text <p>DFID works closely with the FCO to assess and monitor the civil and political rights context in the countries where it has programmes. DFID continuously monitors the situation in partner countries across the full range of human rights, including the death penalty. DFID uses the Partnership Principles to make an overall balanced assessment of a partner country’s commitment to human rights. These assessments inform our overall programming decisions.</p> more like this
star this property answering member constituency Penrith and The Border more like this
star this property answering member printed Rory Stewart more like this
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less than 2016-10-18T15:57:32.53Zmore like thismore than 2016-10-18T15:57:32.53Z
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4137
star this property label Biography information for Rory Stewart more like this
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4264
unstar this property label Biography information for Stephen Doughty more like this
601141
star this property registered interest false more like this
star this property date less than 2016-10-13more like thismore than 2016-10-13
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Department for International Development remove filter
star this property answering dept id 20 more like this
star this property answering dept short name International Development more like this
star this property answering dept sort name International Development more like this
star this property hansard heading Overseas Aid more like this
star this property house id 1 more like this
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25259
star this property pref label House of Commons more like this
star this property question text To ask the Secretary of State for International Development, when she plans to publish an updated list of her Department's priority countries. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Cardiff South and Penarth more like this
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Stephen Doughty more like this
star this property uin 48524 more like this
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star this property is ministerial correction false more like this
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star this property answer text <p>The outcomes of the Bilateral Aid Review will be published soon, and this will include a description of the geographical priorities for the aid programme over the spending review period.</p> more like this
star this property answering member constituency Penrith and The Border more like this
star this property answering member printed Rory Stewart more like this
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less than 2016-10-18T15:55:42.627Zmore like thismore than 2016-10-18T15:55:42.627Z
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4137
star this property label Biography information for Rory Stewart more like this
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4264
unstar this property label Biography information for Stephen Doughty more like this