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unstar this property date less than 2015-05-28more like thismore than 2015-05-28
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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 Humanitarian Aid more like this
star this property house id 1 more like this
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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 she will take steps to ensure that the UK continues to lead responses to humanitarian emergencies and help countries at risk better prepare for potential natural disasters. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency York Outer more like this
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Julian Sturdy more like this
star this property uin 900069 more like this
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star this property date of answer less than 2015-06-03more like thismore than 2015-06-03
star this property answer text <p>The UK will continue to lead responses to humanitarian emergencies, responding rapidly to save lives, as we did recently in Nepal. Preparing for disasters is critical and the UK will push globally for more to be done, including at the World Humanitarian Summit in 2016.</p><p> </p> more like this
star this property answering member constituency New Forest West more like this
star this property answering member printed Mr Desmond Swayne more like this
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less than 2015-06-03T12:48:33.43Zmore like thismore than 2015-06-03T12:48:33.43Z
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star this property label Biography information for Sir Desmond Swayne more like this
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unstar this property label Biography information for Julian Sturdy more like this
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unstar this property date less than 2015-10-22more like thismore than 2015-10-22
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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 Syria: Christianity more like this
star this property house id 1 more like this
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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 she is taking to assist Christian refugees in Syria who are being persecuted. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency York Outer more like this
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Julian Sturdy more like this
star this property uin 13013 more like this
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star this property is ministerial correction false more like this
star this property date of answer less than 2015-10-29more like thismore than 2015-10-29
star this property answer text <p>The Government have been clear in condemning the horrific attacks on religious communities by violent extremists including ISIL. All UK funded assistance is distributed on the basis of need to ensure civilians are not discriminated against on the grounds of race, religion, or ethnicity. We prioritise reaching the most vulnerable people across Syria, including Christians and those who have suffered from such violence. DFID continues to work with the UN and the international community to ensure all minorities’ rights are protected and our aid reaches those in greatest need.</p> more like this
star this property answering member constituency New Forest West more like this
star this property answering member printed Mr Desmond Swayne more like this
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less than 2015-10-29T16:07:52.497Zmore like thismore than 2015-10-29T16:07:52.497Z
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star this property label Biography information for Sir Desmond Swayne more like this
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unstar this property label Biography information for Julian Sturdy more like this
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unstar this property date less than 2016-09-13more like thismore than 2016-09-13
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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: Education more like this
star this property house id 1 more like this
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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 the Government is taking to ensure that all children complete free, equitable and quality primary and secondary education by 2020. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency York Outer more like this
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Julian Sturdy more like this
star this property uin 46289 more like this
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star this property date of answer less than 2016-09-16more like thismore than 2016-09-16
star this property answer text <p>The UK Government is committed to ensuring all children are able to complete a full cycle of quality education. Between 2011 and 2015 DFID supported over 11 million children into primary and lower secondary school (7.5 million children in countries considered fragile), and training 380,000 teachers through our multilateral partners. In 2015, the UK again committed to support a further 11 million children in the poorest countries to gain a decent education by 2020.</p><p>DFID is also supporting up to one million of the world’s poorest girls through DFID’s Girls Education Challenge (GEC). In July, DFID co-hosted the first, hugely successful Girls’ Education Forum in London and announced a further £100 million through the GEC to continue this support and help an additional 175,000 of the poorest, most marginalised adolescent girls in the world to get a decent education.</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 2016-09-16T11:07:53.383Zmore like thismore than 2016-09-16T11:07:53.383Z
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star this property label Biography information for James Wharton more like this
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unstar this property label Biography information for Julian Sturdy more like this
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unstar this property date less than 2016-11-15more like thismore than 2016-11-15
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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: Renewable Energy more like this
star this property house id 1 more like this
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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 to increase investment in decentralised renewable energy in developing countries. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency York Outer more like this
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Julian Sturdy more like this
star this property uin 53140 more like this
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star this property date of answer less than 2016-11-18more like thismore than 2016-11-18
star this property answer text <p>I refer the Hon. Member to the answer I provided on 17 November to question number 52717.</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 2016-11-18T14:36:31.343Zmore like thismore than 2016-11-18T14:36:31.343Z
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star this property label Biography information for James Wharton more like this
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unstar this property label Biography information for Julian Sturdy more like this
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unstar this property date less than 2015-06-22more like thismore than 2015-06-22
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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: Renewable Energy more like this
star this property house id 1 more like this
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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 overseas aid budget is allocated to green energy projects in 2015-16. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency York Outer more like this
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Julian Sturdy more like this
star this property uin 3362 more like this
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star this property is ministerial correction false more like this
star this property date of answer less than 2015-06-29more like thismore than 2015-06-29
star this property answer text <p>The UK supports low carbon development though the International Climate Fund to help the poorest countries boost their economies and tackle poverty. Overall, the ICF makes up 7% of the UK aid budget.</p><p> </p><p>Of the total ICF budget 55% has been allocated to climate mitigation programmes, which are predominately related to clean energy, as well as energy efficiency and related activities.</p><p> </p><p> </p><p>DFID will coordinate and scale up efforts to deliver energy to the 1.2 billion people worldwide with no access to electricity, with a particular focus on the more than 660 million people in Africa without access.</p> more like this
star this property answering member constituency Welwyn Hatfield more like this
star this property answering member printed Grant Shapps more like this
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less than 2015-06-29T16:56:29.593Zmore like thismore than 2015-06-29T16:56:29.593Z
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star this property label Biography information for Grant Shapps more like this
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unstar this property label Biography information for Julian Sturdy more like this
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unstar this property date less than 2014-12-15more like thismore than 2014-12-15
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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: Health Services more like this
star this property house id 1 more like this
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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 contribution of 11 December 2014 by the Minister of State for International Development, Official Report, column 383WH, on strengthening health systems in developing countries, when the review of NHS use of foreign workers will begin; what the terms of reference of the review are; when she anticipates that it will be concluded; and whether the Government will publish the review's conclusions and recommendations. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency York Central more like this
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Hugh Bayley more like this
star this property uin 218598 more like this
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star this property is ministerial correction false more like this
star this property date of answer less than 2015-01-06more like thismore than 2015-01-06
star this property answer text <p>DFID continues to work with the Department of Health to keep the government’s approach to health systems strengthening under review. As set out in the government response to the International Development Committee’s report on Strengthening Health Systems in Developing Countries, DFID will develop a framework for the UK’s work on health systems strengthening that will include its approach to human resources for health and will be set in the context of the new post-2015 development goals.</p><p> </p> more like this
star this property answering member constituency New Forest West more like this
star this property answering member printed Mr Desmond Swayne more like this
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less than 2015-01-06T12:39:50.113Zmore like thismore than 2015-01-06T12:39:50.113Z
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star this property label Biography information for Sir Desmond Swayne more like this
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unstar this property label Biography information for Sir Hugh Bayley more like this
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unstar this property date less than 2015-02-03more like thismore than 2015-02-03
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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: Politics and Government more like this
star this property house id 1 more like this
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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 the objectives are for the World Bank's Global Partnership for Social Accountability; what role her Department plays on that partnership's steering committee; and if she will make a statement. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency York Central more like this
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Sir Hugh Bayley more like this
star this property uin 223025 more like this
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star this property date of answer less than 2015-02-10more like thismore than 2015-02-10
star this property answer text <p>The World Bank’s Global Partnership for Social Accountability (GPSA) supports governments and civil society to work together to solve critical governance challenges in developing countries. GPSA aims to create an enabling environment in which citizen feedback is used to solve fundamental problems in service delivery and to strengthen the performance of public institutions.</p><p> </p><p> </p><p> </p><p>DFID has been a member of the steering committee since GPSA started in 2012, sharing its knowledge and advisory capacity. The steering committee sets out the overall strategy for GPSA and approves grants for programmatic activities such as improving budget transparency or improving access to and quality of service delivery.</p><p> </p> more like this
star this property answering member constituency Putney more like this
star this property answering member printed Justine Greening more like this
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less than 2015-02-10T17:44:45.833Zmore like thismore than 2015-02-10T17:44:45.833Z
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star this property label Biography information for Justine Greening more like this
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unstar this property label Biography information for Sir Hugh Bayley more like this
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unstar this property date less than 2014-07-01more like thismore than 2014-07-01
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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 Development Aid more like this
star this property house id 1 more like this
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star this property question text To ask the Secretary of State for International Development, how much official development assistance was spent in 2009-10 and each year since then (a) in cash terms, (b) at current prices and (c) as a proportion of UK gross national income (i) in total, (ii) by her Department, (iii) by the Foreign and Commonwealth Office, (iv) by the Ministry of Defence, (v) by the Department for Energy and Climate Change and (vi) by other Government departments. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency York Central more like this
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Hugh Bayley more like this
star this property uin 203359 more like this
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star this property date of answer less than 2014-07-08more like thismore than 2014-07-08
star this property answer text <p>The information requested is published on our website at <a href="https://www.gov.uk/government/uploads/system/uploads/attachment_data/file/254053/Table6.csv/preview" target="_blank">https://www.gov.uk/government/uploads/system/uploads/attachment_data/file/254053/Table6.csv/preview</a></p><p> </p> more like this
star this property answering member constituency Putney more like this
star this property answering member printed Justine Greening more like this
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less than 2014-07-08T16:08:13.8593567Zmore like thismore than 2014-07-08T16:08:13.8593567Z
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star this property label Biography information for Justine Greening more like this
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unstar this property label Biography information for Sir Hugh Bayley more like this
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unstar this property date less than 2014-07-01more like thismore than 2014-07-01
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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 Bilateral Aid more like this
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star this property question text To ask the Secretary of State for International Development, how much was spent in bilateral aid in each country with a UK bilateral aid programme (a) in cash and (b) at current prices in 2009-10 and each year since. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency York Central more like this
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Hugh Bayley more like this
star this property uin 203358 more like this
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star this property date of answer less than 2014-07-08more like thismore than 2014-07-08
star this property answer text <p> </p><p>The Department for International Development annually publishes details of its bilateral spend to countries in its Statistics on International Development (SID). The most recent publication can be found by following the link below.</p><p> </p><p> </p><p> </p><p><a href="https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/statistics-on-international-development-2013-tables" target="_blank">https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/statistics-on-international-development-2013-tables</a></p><p> </p><p> </p><p> </p><p>Bilateral aid, or Official Development Assistance (ODA), is a cash transaction. Current price figures are the same as the cash figure in the year they were reported.</p><p> </p> more like this
star this property answering member constituency Putney more like this
star this property answering member printed Justine Greening more like this
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less than 2014-07-08T16:07:32.2883691Zmore like thismore than 2014-07-08T16:07:32.2883691Z
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star this property label Biography information for Justine Greening more like this
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unstar this property label Biography information for Sir Hugh Bayley more like this
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unstar this property date less than 2014-07-01more like thismore than 2014-07-01
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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 Development Aid more like this
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star this property question text To ask the Secretary of State for International Development, how much Official Development Assistance (ODA) was spent (a) in cash terms, (b) at current prices, as proportion of total UK ODA in 2009-10 and each year since then on procuring (i) goods and (ii) services from private sector suppliers with their head office based in (A) developed and (B) developing countries. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency York Central more like this
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Hugh Bayley more like this
star this property uin 203237 more like this
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star this property date of answer less than 2014-07-08more like thismore than 2014-07-08
star this property answer text <p> </p><p>To provide an itemised list of goods and services from private sector suppliers for each financial year from 2009 forward detailing spends between developed and developing countries would incur disproportionate costs to my department.</p><p> </p> more like this
star this property answering member constituency Putney more like this
star this property answering member printed Justine Greening more like this
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less than 2014-07-08T16:05:21.5256638Zmore like thismore than 2014-07-08T16:05:21.5256638Z
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star this property label Biography information for Justine Greening more like this
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unstar this property label Biography information for Sir Hugh Bayley more like this
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unstar this property date less than 2014-07-01more like thismore than 2014-07-01
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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 Sub-Saharan Africa more like this
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star this property question text To ask the Secretary of State for International Development, how much (a) in cash terms, (b) at current prices, (c) as a proportion of UK Official Development Assistance (ODA) and (d) as a proportion of UK Gross National Income was spent in UK bilateral aid in sub-Saharan Africa in 1996-97 and each year since. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency York Central more like this
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Hugh Bayley more like this
star this property uin 203238 more like this
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star this property date of answer less than 2014-07-08more like thismore than 2014-07-08
star this property answer text <p> </p><p>The table below shows total UK bilateral ODA spent in sub-Saharan Africa from 1996 to 2012. Also shown are the percentages relative to total UK ODA and UK Gross National Income. Bilateral aid, or ODA, is a cash transaction. Current price figures are the same as the cash figure in the year they were reported.</p><p> </p><p> </p><p> </p><table><tbody><tr><td> </td><td><p><strong>£ Million</strong></p></td><td><p><strong>Total % ODA</strong></p></td><td><p><strong>%GNI</strong></p></td></tr><tr><td><p>1996</p></td><td><p>404</p></td><td><p>20%</p></td><td><p>0.03%</p></td></tr><tr><td><p>1997</p></td><td><p>385</p></td><td><p>18%</p></td><td><p>0.03%</p></td></tr><tr><td><p>1998</p></td><td><p>491</p></td><td><p>21%</p></td><td><p>0.03%</p></td></tr><tr><td><p>1999</p></td><td><p>485</p></td><td><p>23%</p></td><td><p>0.03%</p></td></tr><tr><td><p>2000</p></td><td><p>743</p></td><td><p>25%</p></td><td><p>0.05%</p></td></tr><tr><td><p>2001</p></td><td><p>789</p></td><td><p>25%</p></td><td><p>0.06%</p></td></tr><tr><td><p>2002</p></td><td><p>646</p></td><td><p>20%</p></td><td><p>0.04%</p></td></tr><tr><td><p>2003</p></td><td><p>875</p></td><td><p>23%</p></td><td><p>0.05%</p></td></tr><tr><td><p>2004</p></td><td><p>1,245</p></td><td><p>29%</p></td><td><p>0.06%</p></td></tr><tr><td><p>2005</p></td><td><p>2,074</p></td><td><p>35%</p></td><td><p>0.09%</p></td></tr><tr><td><p>2006</p></td><td><p>2,933</p></td><td><p>43%</p></td><td><p>0.12%</p></td></tr><tr><td><p>2007</p></td><td><p>1,179</p></td><td><p>24%</p></td><td><p>0.04%</p></td></tr><tr><td><p>2008</p></td><td><p>1,303</p></td><td><p>20%</p></td><td><p>0.05%</p></td></tr><tr><td><p>2009</p></td><td><p>1,603</p></td><td><p>22%</p></td><td><p>0.07%</p></td></tr><tr><td><p>2010</p></td><td><p>1,866</p></td><td><p>22%</p></td><td><p>0.08%</p></td></tr><tr><td><p>2011</p></td><td><p>1,993</p></td><td><p>23%</p></td><td><p>0.08%</p></td></tr><tr><td><p>2012</p></td><td><p>1,991</p></td><td><p>23%</p></td><td><p>0.08%</p></td></tr></tbody></table><p> </p><p> </p><p> </p>
star this property answering member constituency Putney more like this
star this property answering member printed Justine Greening more like this
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less than 2014-07-08T16:06:03.488692Zmore like thismore than 2014-07-08T16:06:03.488692Z
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star this property label Biography information for Justine Greening more like this
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unstar this property label Biography information for Sir Hugh Bayley more like this
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unstar this property date less than 2014-07-01more like thismore than 2014-07-01
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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 Bilateral Aid more like this
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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, how much bilateral aid in each country with a UK bilateral aid programme was spent (a) in cash terms, (b) at current prices, (c) as a proportion of that country's total bilateral aid programme in 2009-10 and each year since on procuring (i) goods and (ii) services from private sector suppliers based in the country concerned. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency York Central more like this
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Hugh Bayley more like this
star this property uin 203239 more like this
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star this property date of answer less than 2014-07-08more like thismore than 2014-07-08
star this property answer text <p> </p><p>To provide an itemised list of goods and services as a proportion of total bilateral aid spend in each country for each financial year from 2009 forward detailing spends would incur disproportionate costs to my department.</p><p> </p> more like this
star this property answering member constituency Putney more like this
star this property answering member printed Justine Greening more like this
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less than 2014-07-08T16:06:36.0559926Zmore like thismore than 2014-07-08T16:06:36.0559926Z
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star this property label Biography information for Justine Greening more like this
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unstar this property label Biography information for Sir Hugh Bayley more like this
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unstar this property date less than 2014-07-01more like thismore than 2014-07-01
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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 Development Aid more like this
star this property house id 1 more like this
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star this property question text To ask the Secretary of State for International Development, how much (a) in cash terms, (b) at current prices, (c) as a proportion of UK Official Development Assistance (ODA) and (d) as a proportion of UK Gross National Income was spent by the UK on ODA in 2009-10 and each year since (i) in total, (ii) on multilateral aid, (iii) on bilateral aid (A) in total, (B) in high and middle income countries, (C) in low income countries and (D) in least developed countries (1) on humanitarian relief and (2) for other purposes. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency York Central more like this
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Hugh Bayley more like this
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star this property is ministerial correction false more like this
star this property date of answer less than 2014-07-08more like thismore than 2014-07-08
star this property answer text <p> </p><p>The information requested is published in our Annual Reports, the most recent of which is available at: <a href="https://www.gov.uk/government/collections/annual-reports-and-accounts-2012-13" target="_blank">https://www.gov.uk/government/collections/annual-reports-and-accounts-2012-13</a></p><p> </p><p> </p><p> </p><p>We do not disaggregate humanitarian assistance in the form requested, but disaggregation by country over the time period is available at: <a href="https://www.gov.uk/government/uploads/system/uploads/attachment_data/file/210430/Total-UK-Net-ODA-Humanitarian-Assistance-recipient-country1.csv/preview" target="_blank">https://www.gov.uk/government/uploads/system/uploads/attachment_data/file/210430/Total-UK-Net-ODA-Humanitarian-Assistance-recipient-country1.csv/preview</a></p><p> </p> more like this
star this property answering member constituency Putney more like this
star this property answering member printed Justine Greening more like this
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less than 2014-07-08T16:04:36.6732807Zmore like thismore than 2014-07-08T16:04:36.6732807Z
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star this property label Biography information for Justine Greening more like this
star this property tabling member
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unstar this property label Biography information for Sir Hugh Bayley more like this
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star this property registered interest false more like this
unstar this property date less than 2014-09-01more like thismore than 2014-09-01
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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 Iraq and Syria more like this
star this property house id 1 more like this
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star this property question text To ask the Secretary of State for International Development, how much the UK has allocated to be spent in 2014-15 on humanitarian aid to the victims of conflict in (a) Syria and (b) Iraq; what steps her Department is taking to deliver humanitarian aid to victims in Iraq; what further steps she is planning to assist (i) people in Iraq and (ii) Iraqi refugees in neighbouring countries; what plans she has to increase UK humanitarian aid to Iraqi victims of conflict; and if she will make a statement. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency York Central more like this
star this property tabling member printed
Hugh Bayley more like this
star this property uin 207665 more like this
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star this property date of answer less than 2014-09-04more like thismore than 2014-09-04
star this property answer text <p> </p><p>In response to the Syria crisis the UK has allocated £600 million to date for humanitarian aid to victims of the conflict. Total allocations for 2014/15 will depend on decisions to be taken on the basis of evolving needs. In Iraq, the UK has allocated £23m of humanitarian aid for 2014/15.</p><p> </p><p>In Iraq, DFID support has included airdrops of assistance onto Mount Sinjar and in the Iraqi town of Amerli. The UK has also chartered cargo flights in order to deliver aid supplies for displaced people in the Dahuk region. £12.5 million of DFID’s funding is being delivered through the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) and NGO partners to provide basic life-saving assistance, including food, shelter, water, sanitation and medical care.</p><p> </p> more like this
star this property answering member constituency Putney more like this
star this property answering member printed Justine Greening more like this
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less than 2014-09-04T15:03:55.2999028Zmore like thismore than 2014-09-04T15:03:55.2999028Z
star this property answering member
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star this property label Biography information for Justine Greening more like this
star this property tabling member
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unstar this property label Biography information for Sir Hugh Bayley more like this
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star this property registered interest false more like this
unstar this property date less than 2014-09-26more like thismore than 2014-09-26
star this property answering body
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: Third Sector more like this
star this property house id 1 more like this
star this property legislature
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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 announce future programme partnership funding from her Department from 2015-16 onwards. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency York Central more like this
star this property tabling member printed
Hugh Bayley more like this
star this property uin 209786 more like this
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star this property is ministerial correction false more like this
star this property date of answer less than 2014-10-15more like thismore than 2014-10-15
star this property answer text <p>In the coming months DFID will hold consultations to inform the direction and choices for the future of strategic financing to civil society.</p><p> </p> more like this
star this property answering member constituency Putney more like this
star this property answering member printed Justine Greening more like this
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less than 2014-10-15T15:38:38.0117879Zmore like thismore than 2014-10-15T15:38:38.0117879Z
star this property answering member
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star this property label Biography information for Justine Greening more like this
star this property tabling member
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unstar this property label Biography information for Sir Hugh Bayley more like this
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star this property registered interest false more like this
unstar this property date less than 2014-09-26more like thismore than 2014-09-26
star this property answering body
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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 Iraq more like this
star this property house id 1 more like this
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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 plans her Department has to (a) increase humanitarian aid and (b) provide development assistance for state building in Iraq; and if she will make a statement. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency York Central more like this
star this property tabling member printed
Hugh Bayley more like this
star this property uin 209747 more like this
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star this property is ministerial correction false more like this
star this property date of answer less than 2014-10-15more like thismore than 2014-10-15
star this property answer text <p>The Department for International Development is delivering £23 million in response to the crisis in Iraq. Our Advisors on the ground are working closely with aid agencies, the UN and the Kurdistan Regional Government to further assess humanitarian needs. The UK government is lobbying the UN and the Government of Iraq to meet the humanitarian needs of all Iraq’s citizens, to protect minorities and to improve the tracking and reporting of human rights abuses including crimes of sexual and gender based violence.</p><p> </p><p> </p><p> </p><p>Jointly with the FCO we are looking at how UK expertise could support the new Iraqi government build a stable and prosperous country.</p><p> </p> more like this
star this property answering member constituency Putney more like this
star this property answering member printed Justine Greening more like this
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less than 2014-10-15T15:40:05.7189166Zmore like thismore than 2014-10-15T15:40:05.7189166Z
star this property answering member
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star this property label Biography information for Justine Greening more like this
star this property tabling member
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unstar this property label Biography information for Sir Hugh Bayley more like this
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star this property registered interest false more like this
unstar this property date less than 2014-09-26more like thismore than 2014-09-26
star this property answering body
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 Syria more like this
star this property house id 1 more like this
star this property legislature
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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 she has made of the implications of UK military action in Iraq for UK humanitarian aid to the victims of the conflict in Syria; and if she will make a statement. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency York Central more like this
star this property tabling member printed
Hugh Bayley more like this
star this property uin 209748 more like this
star this property answer
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star this property is ministerial correction false more like this
star this property date of answer less than 2014-10-15more like thismore than 2014-10-15
star this property answer text <p>DFID has not received any reports of any impact on UK aid operations inside Syria resulting from UK military action in Iraq. We continue to closely monitor the situation with our partners on the ground, and to receive regular reports from them.</p><p> </p> more like this
star this property answering member constituency Putney more like this
star this property answering member printed Justine Greening more like this
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less than 2014-10-15T15:39:22.1372707Zmore like thismore than 2014-10-15T15:39:22.1372707Z
star this property answering member
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star this property label Biography information for Justine Greening more like this
star this property tabling member
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unstar this property label Biography information for Sir Hugh Bayley more like this
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star this property registered interest false more like this
unstar this property date less than 2014-09-26more like thismore than 2014-09-26
star this property answering body
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 Radicalism more like this
star this property house id 1 more like this
star this property legislature
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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 new initiatives her Department plans to take in partnership with the governments of countries in Africa and Asia to combat Islamist extremism. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency York Central more like this
star this property tabling member printed
Hugh Bayley more like this
star this property uin 209749 more like this
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star this property is ministerial correction false more like this
star this property date of answer less than 2014-10-15more like thismore than 2014-10-15
star this property answer text <p>DFID’s primary purpose is poverty reduction. We have a comprehensive portfolio of governance and social development programmes in Africa and Asia. Our development programmes broadly contribute to tackling violent extremism by helping build better states and societies that can respond more effectively.</p><p> </p> more like this
star this property answering member constituency Putney more like this
star this property answering member printed Justine Greening more like this
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less than 2014-10-15T15:44:37.7813582Zmore like thismore than 2014-10-15T15:44:37.7813582Z
star this property answering member
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star this property label Biography information for Justine Greening more like this
star this property tabling member
385
unstar this property label Biography information for Sir Hugh Bayley more like this
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star this property registered interest false more like this
unstar this property date less than 2019-03-13more like thismore than 2019-03-13
star this property answering body
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: Charities more like this
star this property house id 1 more like this
star this property legislature
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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 she has made of the effect of the process for charities to bid for funding from her Department on (a) the ability of specialist organisations to successfully bid for such funding and (b) women that are potential benefactors of that funding. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency York Central more like this
star this property tabling member printed
Rachael Maskell more like this
star this property uin 232049 more like this
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star this property is ministerial correction false more like this
star this property date of answer less than 2019-03-19more like thismore than 2019-03-19
star this property answer text <p>DFID has not made an overall assessment of the effect of funding process on specialist organisations and female beneficiaries. However, DFID has taken a number of steps to increase the range of organisations funded and the accessibility of its funds.</p><p> </p><p>DFID’s 2016 Civil Society Partnership Review recommended a shift towards more open, competitive programmes. This opened up opportunities for a wider range of civil society organisations. This was supported by the 2017 Supplier Review, when DFID committed to cutting red tape to boost competition and open up DFID’s market to a wider range of organisations.</p><p> </p><p>All DFID programmes are required to consider how the programme will contribute to reducing gender inequality. All programmes are encouraged to collect data disaggregated by sex, age, disability and geography to understand who our programmes are reaching, in line with our commitments to the Data Disaggregation Plan and Inclusive Data Charter.</p> more like this
star this property answering member constituency West Worcestershire more like this
star this property answering member printed Harriett Baldwin more like this
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less than 2019-03-19T16:30:33.493Zmore like thismore than 2019-03-19T16:30:33.493Z
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star this property label Biography information for Harriett Baldwin more like this
star this property tabling member
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unstar this property label Biography information for Rachael Maskell more like this
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star this property registered interest false more like this
unstar this property date less than 2017-10-12more like thismore than 2017-10-12
star this property answering body
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: Procurement more like this
star this property house id 1 more like this
star this property legislature
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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 she is taking to promote access by SME's to her Department's procurement programme. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Yeovil more like this
star this property tabling member printed
Mr Marcus Fysh more like this
star this property uin 901240 more like this
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star this property is ministerial correction false more like this
star this property date of answer less than 2017-10-18more like thismore than 2017-10-18
star this property answer text <p>DFID’s SME Action Plan sets out a range of measures to promote access. These include increased use of social media, a specific email address and forums for SMEs, and breaking up suitable contracts into smaller lots for delivery by SMEs.</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 2017-10-18T15:55:25.437Zmore like thismore than 2017-10-18T15:55:25.437Z
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star this property label Biography information for Priti Patel more like this
star this property tabling member
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unstar this property label Biography information for Mr Marcus Fysh more like this
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star this property registered interest false more like this
unstar this property date less than 2017-11-07more like thismore than 2017-11-07
star this property answering body
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 Israel: Visits Abroad more like this
star this property house id 1 more like this
star this property legislature
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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 declarations she made to her Department on the hospitality and services provided during her meetings and visits in Israel between 13 and 25 August 2017. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Wythenshawe and Sale East more like this
star this property tabling member printed
Mike Kane more like this
star this property uin 111973 more like this
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star this property is ministerial correction false more like this
star this property date of answer less than 2017-11-13more like thismore than 2017-11-13
star this property answer text <p>My Rt Hon Friend the member for Witham (Ms Patel) resigned as Secretary of State for International Development on 8 November. The information is not held by the Department.</p> more like this
star this property answering member constituency Portsmouth North more like this
star this property answering member printed Penny Mordaunt more like this
star this property question first answered
less than 2017-11-13T17:03:47.377Zmore like thismore than 2017-11-13T17:03:47.377Z
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star this property label Biography information for Penny Mordaunt more like this
star this property tabling member
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unstar this property label Biography information for Mike Kane more like this
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star this property registered interest false more like this
unstar this property date less than 2017-11-07more like thismore than 2017-11-07
star this property answering body
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 Israel: Visits Abroad more like this
star this property house id 1 more like this
star this property legislature
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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, whether she informed her Department and the Foreign and Commonwealth Office of her visit to Israel between 13 and 25 August 2017 before she travelled to Israel. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Wythenshawe and Sale East more like this
star this property tabling member printed
Mike Kane more like this
star this property uin 111974 more like this
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star this property is ministerial correction false more like this
star this property date of answer less than 2017-11-13more like thismore than 2017-11-13
star this property answer text <p>My Rt Hon Friend the member for Witham (Ms Patel) resigned as Secretary of State for International Development on 8 November. Neither the Department for International Development nor the Foreign and Commonwealth Office were aware of the visit in advance.</p> more like this
star this property answering member constituency Portsmouth North more like this
star this property answering member printed Penny Mordaunt more like this
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less than 2017-11-13T17:04:34.197Zmore like thismore than 2017-11-13T17:04:34.197Z
star this property answering member
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star this property label Biography information for Penny Mordaunt more like this
star this property tabling member
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unstar this property label Biography information for Mike Kane more like this
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star this property registered interest false more like this
unstar this property date less than 2017-11-07more like thismore than 2017-11-07
star this property answering body
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 Lord Polak more like this
star this property house id 1 more like this
star this property legislature
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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 meetings she has had since being appointed Secretary of State for International Development with Lord Polak; and whether Lord Polak has visited her Department in Whitehall. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Wythenshawe and Sale East more like this
star this property tabling member printed
Mike Kane more like this
star this property uin 111975 more like this
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star this property is ministerial correction false more like this
star this property date of answer less than 2017-11-13more like thismore than 2017-11-13
star this property answer text <p>My Rt Hon Friend the Member for Witham (Ms Patel) resigned as Secretary of State for International Development on 8 November. The Department is aware of a political meeting between my Rt Hon Friend the member for Witham and Lord Polak held on its premises on 27 July 2016. In addition, the Department holds a record of my Rt Hon Friend the Member for Witham being in attendance at two events outside of the Department I understand Lord Polak was also present at. These were a Conservative Party dinner on 27 September 2017 and a Parliamentary Reception of the Conservative Friends of Israel on 24 January 2017. Further information is not held.</p> more like this
star this property answering member constituency Portsmouth North more like this
star this property answering member printed Penny Mordaunt more like this
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less than 2017-11-13T17:05:53.92Zmore like thismore than 2017-11-13T17:05:53.92Z
star this property answering member
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star this property label Biography information for Penny Mordaunt more like this
star this property tabling member
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unstar this property label Biography information for Mike Kane more like this
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star this property registered interest false more like this
unstar this property date less than 2015-12-01more like thismore than 2015-12-01
star this property answering body
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 Malaria: Overseas Aid more like this
star this property house id 1 more like this
star this property legislature
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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, whether her Department plans to continue to spend £500 million per year on tackling malaria. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Wythenshawe and Sale East more like this
star this property tabling member printed
Mike Kane more like this
star this property uin 18278 more like this
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star this property is ministerial correction false more like this
star this property date of answer less than 2015-12-08more like thismore than 2015-12-08
star this property answer text <p>The UK Government is committed to remain a world leader in tackling global diseases like malaria.</p><br /><p>In the recent Spending Review we announced the Ross Fund, which will provide £1 billion to support research and implementation to tackle malaria and other infectious diseases. This will be one part of DFID’s balanced portfolio of investments in malaria control, delivered through bilateral and multilateral channels, support to health systems and service delivery and support to research.</p><br /><p>The UK has pledged a contribution to the Global Fund for AIDS, TB and Malaria of up to £1 billion between 2014 and 2016, subject to a 10% donor share cap. This will dramatically improve the lives of millions of people, saving approximately 580,000 lives by preventing 8.4m new malaria, HIV and TB infections. Our future contributions to the Global Fund are being considered as part of the Spending Review.</p><br /><p>We will lay out further investment plans in the future.</p> more like this
star this property answering member constituency Ruislip, Northwood and Pinner more like this
star this property answering member printed Mr Nick Hurd more like this
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less than 2015-12-08T17:58:33.623Zmore like thismore than 2015-12-08T17:58:33.623Z
star this property answering member
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star this property label Biography information for Mr Nick Hurd more like this
star this property tabling member
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unstar this property label Biography information for Mike Kane more like this
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star this property registered interest false more like this
unstar this property date less than 2015-12-07more like thismore than 2015-12-07
star this property answering body
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 Central African Republic: Armed Conflict more like this
star this property house id 1 more like this
star this property legislature
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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 (a) in the short term to provide humanitarian relief to displaced people in Bangui in the Central African Republic and (b) to secure peace in that city. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Wythenshawe and Sale East more like this
star this property tabling member printed
Mike Kane more like this
star this property uin 18903 more like this
star this property answer
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star this property is ministerial correction false more like this
star this property date of answer less than 2015-12-14more like thismore than 2015-12-14
star this property answer text <p>The Central African Republic (CAR) is facing a severe and protracted crisis that has displaced more than a million people since 2012. Despite the deployment of 12,000 peace-keepers, the country remains marred by sectarian tension, criminal violence, arms proliferation and armed groups.</p><br /><p>In September the UK approved a £7 million uplift in our assistance to CAR and CAR refugees to address rising needs and aid gaps, bringing UK humanitarian funding to £25 million in 2015 and £58 million since 2013. This makes the UK the third largest humanitarian donor to CAR after the US and the EU in 2015. UK funding is enabling partners including the International Committee of the Red-Cross and the Common Humanitarian Fund to provide humanitarian assistance to people in need in Bangui and the rest of the country.</p><p>The UK is also working with and through international organisations to ensure an effective international response to the security crisis in CAR.The UN is a key partner in CAR.The UK contributes to the UN peacekeeping mission (a projected £33.2m this year in assessed contributions).</p>
star this property answering member constituency Ruislip, Northwood and Pinner more like this
star this property answering member printed Mr Nick Hurd more like this
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less than 2015-12-14T17:16:36.887Zmore like thismore than 2015-12-14T17:16:36.887Z
star this property answering member
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star this property label Biography information for Mr Nick Hurd more like this
star this property tabling member
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unstar this property label Biography information for Mike Kane more like this
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star this property registered interest false more like this
unstar this property date less than 2015-12-07more like thismore than 2015-12-07
star this property answering body
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: Energy more like this
star this property house id 1 more like this
star this property legislature
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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 she will discuss with her ministerial colleagues in other departments (a) reducing UK support for fossil fuels overseas and (b) ensuring that support for energy in developing countries is directed towards low-carbon technologies. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Wythenshawe and Sale East more like this
star this property tabling member printed
Mike Kane more like this
star this property uin 18904 more like this
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star this property is ministerial correction false more like this
star this property date of answer less than 2015-12-14more like thismore than 2015-12-14
star this property answer text <p>My Department works closely with other government departments on UK energy policy overseas, including the Department for Energy and Climate Change (DECC), the Treasury, and the Department for Business, Innovation and Skills. The UK Government has committed to end public funding for coal fired power plants, , except in rare circumstances, in the world’s poorest countries. This policy has been agreed with DECC and was announced at the Warsaw Climate Change conference in 2013.</p><br /><p>DFID will continue to support international initiatives to promote cleaner energy sources and other low carbon technologies. For example, the Energy Africa campaign will accelerate the expansion of the household solar market in Africa, helping to bring universal energy access to the continent. The International Climate Fund (ICF) managed by DECC and DFID also actively supports low-carbon technologies, and monitors this through Key Performance Indicators. The UK reports publicly on achievements through the ICF (see <a href="https://www.gov.uk/government/uploads/system/uploads/attachment_data/file/463954/ICF_Results_Note_Final.pdf" target="_blank">https://www.gov.uk/government/uploads/system/uploads/attachment_data/file/463954/ICF_Results_Note_Final.pdf</a>).</p>
star this property answering member constituency Ruislip, Northwood and Pinner more like this
star this property answering member printed Mr Nick Hurd more like this
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less than 2015-12-14T17:13:08.91Zmore like thismore than 2015-12-14T17:13:08.91Z
star this property answering member
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star this property label Biography information for Mr Nick Hurd more like this
star this property tabling member
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unstar this property label Biography information for Mike Kane more like this
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star this property registered interest false more like this
unstar this property date less than 2016-02-08more like thismore than 2016-02-08
star this property answering body
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 Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria more like this
star this property house id 1 more like this
star this property legislature
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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, with reference to the oral contribution of the Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for International Development on the Global Fund to fight AIDS, tuberculosis and malaria, 12 January 2016, Official Report, column 248WH, what steps her Department is taking to ensure the Global Fund is addressing concentrated epidemics among key populations in middle income countries. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Wythenshawe and Sale East more like this