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star this property date less than 2014-07-30more like thismore than 2014-07-30
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Department for International Development more like this
star this property answering dept id 20 more like this
unstar this property answering dept short name International Development more like this
star this property answering dept sort name International Development remove filter
star this property hansard heading World Bank more like this
unstar this property house id 2 more like this
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25277
star this property pref label House of Lords more like this
star this property question text To ask Her Majesty’s Government what discussions they have held with the World Bank about the Bank’s policies regarding safeguards for indigenous peoples. more like this
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Lord Avebury more like this
star this property uin HL1669 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 2014-08-18more like thismore than 2014-08-18
unstar this property answer text <p>We welcome the draft framework as an important step forward in updating the Bank’s approach to safeguards and as a good basis for further consultation. We will continue to engage with World Bank management as the framework is developed further during the second consultation stage.</p> more like this
star this property answering member printed Baroness Northover more like this
star this property grouped question UIN HL1670 more like this
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less than 2014-08-18T09:47:30.2215958Zmore like thismore than 2014-08-18T09:47:30.2215958Z
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2539
star this property label Biography information for Baroness Northover more like this
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1665
unstar this property label Biography information for Lord Avebury more like this
79781
star this property registered interest false more like this
star this property date less than 2014-07-30more like thismore than 2014-07-30
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Department for International Development more like this
star this property answering dept id 20 more like this
unstar this property answering dept short name International Development more like this
star this property answering dept sort name International Development remove filter
star this property hansard heading World Bank more like this
unstar this property house id 2 more like this
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25277
star this property pref label House of Lords more like this
star this property question text To ask Her Majesty’s Government what assessment they have made of the decisions taken at the World Bank’s Executive Board meeting on 30 July 2014. more like this
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Lord Avebury more like this
star this property uin HL1670 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 2014-08-18more like thismore than 2014-08-18
unstar this property answer text <p>We welcome the draft framework as an important step forward in updating the Bank’s approach to safeguards and as a good basis for further consultation. We will continue to engage with World Bank management as the framework is developed further during the second consultation stage.</p> more like this
star this property answering member printed Baroness Northover more like this
star this property grouped question UIN HL1669 more like this
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less than 2014-08-18T09:47:29.4493056Zmore like thismore than 2014-08-18T09:47:29.4493056Z
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2539
star this property label Biography information for Baroness Northover more like this
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1665
unstar this property label Biography information for Lord Avebury more like this
92408
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star this property date less than 2014-10-06more like thismore than 2014-10-06
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Department for International Development more like this
star this property answering dept id 20 more like this
unstar this property answering dept short name International Development more like this
star this property answering dept sort name International Development remove filter
star this property hansard heading West Africa more like this
unstar this property house id 2 more like this
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25277
star this property pref label House of Lords more like this
star this property question text To ask Her Majesty’s Government whether they have made an assessment of the impact of cuts in the United Kingdom’s aid to Sierra Leone and Liberia on the healthcare systems of those countries. more like this
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Baroness Kinnock of Holyhead more like this
star this property uin HL1970 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 2014-10-20more like thismore than 2014-10-20
unstar this property answer text <p>Britain is the largest bilateral donor to Sierra Leone and our support has been consistent over this Parliament. We spent £51 million in 2010/11, rising to £68 million in 2013/14. This compares to £44 million in 2009/10. In response to the recent Ebola outbreak the UK is leading the international response and has rapidly scaled up its support for Sierra Leone, committing £125m to contain, control and defeat the disease. This includes a £20 million package of support to improve public services in Sierra Leone.</p><p> </p><p> </p><p> </p><p>In 2012, the UK’s share of multilateral spend through the European Development Fund, World Bank, African Development Bank, and GAVI was £18.2 million for Sierra Leone and £14.9 million for Liberia.</p><p> </p> more like this
star this property answering member printed Baroness Northover more like this
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less than 2014-10-20T16:32:20.0024415Zmore like thismore than 2014-10-20T16:32:20.0024415Z
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2539
star this property label Biography information for Baroness Northover more like this
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3895
unstar this property label Biography information for Baroness Kinnock of Holyhead more like this
79501
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star this property date less than 2014-07-22more like thismore than 2014-07-22
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Department for International Development more like this
star this property answering dept id 20 more like this
unstar this property answering dept short name International Development more like this
star this property answering dept sort name International Development remove filter
star this property hansard heading Ukraine more like this
unstar this property house id 2 more like this
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25277
star this property pref label House of Lords more like this
star this property question text To ask Her Majesty’s Government what medical assistance they are providing to military hospitals in Ukraine. more like this
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Lord Bradshaw more like this
star this property uin HL1400 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 2014-08-11more like thismore than 2014-08-11
unstar this property answer text <p> </p><p> </p><p> </p><p>The UK Government is not providing direct medical assistance to military hospitals in Ukraine. Assistance to military hospitals cannot be recorded as Official Development Assistance (ODA), in line with Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development criteria.</p> more like this
star this property answering member printed Lord Wallace of Saltaire more like this
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less than 2014-08-11T12:47:08.4077291Zmore like thismore than 2014-08-11T12:47:08.4077291Z
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1816
star this property label Biography information for Lord Wallace of Saltaire more like this
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2483
unstar this property label Biography information for Lord Bradshaw more like this
79567
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star this property date less than 2014-07-23more like thismore than 2014-07-23
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Department for International Development more like this
star this property answering dept id 20 more like this
unstar this property answering dept short name International Development more like this
star this property answering dept sort name International Development remove filter
star this property hansard heading UN High Commissioner for Refugees more like this
unstar this property house id 2 more like this
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25277
star this property pref label House of Lords more like this
star this property question text To ask Her Majesty’s Government what proportion of the budget of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) is provided by the United Kingdom; and what percentage of the staff of the UNHCR are United Kingdom citizens. more like this
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Earl Attlee more like this
star this property uin HL1465 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 2014-08-11more like thismore than 2014-08-11
unstar this property answer text <p> </p><p>The UK provided 3% of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) budget in 2013. UNHCR records show that in April 2014 1.5% of UNHCR staff were UK citizens.</p><p> </p> more like this
star this property answering member printed Baroness Northover more like this
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less than 2014-08-11T10:41:45.7609287Zmore like thismore than 2014-08-11T10:41:45.7609287Z
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2539
star this property label Biography information for Baroness Northover more like this
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3425
unstar this property label Biography information for Earl Attlee more like this
60534
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star this property date less than 2014-06-09more like thismore than 2014-06-09
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Department for International Development more like this
star this property answering dept id 20 more like this
unstar this property answering dept short name International Development more like this
star this property answering dept sort name International Development remove filter
star this property hansard heading Turks and Caicos Islands more like this
unstar this property house id 2 more like this
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25277
star this property pref label House of Lords more like this
star this property question text To ask Her Majesty's Government whether they will place in the Library of the House the bond document of the loan that they have guaranteed for the Turks and Caicos Islands. more like this
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Lord Ashcroft more like this
star this property uin HL123 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 2014-06-23more like thismore than 2014-06-23
unstar this property answer text <p> </p><p>The TCI Government issued US$170 million of bonds in 2011 under the terms of an Offering Memorandum. This was guaranteed by DFID. It would not be appropriate for her Majesty's Government to place a Turks and Caicos Islands Government document in the Library of the House. A copy might be requested, however, from the Turks and Caicos Islands Government.</p><p> </p> more like this
star this property answering member printed Baroness Northover more like this
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less than 2014-06-23T16:54:25.5363812Zmore like thismore than 2014-06-23T16:54:25.5363812Z
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2539
star this property label Biography information for Baroness Northover more like this
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2568
unstar this property label Biography information for Lord Ashcroft more like this
64125
star this property registered interest false more like this
star this property date less than 2014-06-25more like thismore than 2014-06-25
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Department for International Development more like this
star this property answering dept id 20 more like this
unstar this property answering dept short name International Development more like this
star this property answering dept sort name International Development remove filter
star this property hansard heading Turks and Caicos Islands more like this
unstar this property house id 2 more like this
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25277
star this property pref label House of Lords more like this
star this property question text To ask Her Majesty's Government, further to the Written Answer by Baroness Northover on 23 June (WA 136), why they will not place in the Library of the House a document that is freely available to commercial investors. more like this
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Lord Ashcroft more like this
star this property uin HL629 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
unstar this property answer text <p> </p><p>The publication of the requested document is a matter for the TCI Government.</p><p> </p> more like this
star this property answering member printed Baroness Northover more like this
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less than 2014-07-08T16:06:42.4085974Zmore like thismore than 2014-07-08T16:06:42.4085974Z
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2539
star this property label Biography information for Baroness Northover more like this
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2568
unstar this property label Biography information for Lord Ashcroft more like this
79666
star this property registered interest false more like this
star this property date less than 2014-07-28more like thismore than 2014-07-28
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Department for International Development more like this
star this property answering dept id 20 more like this
unstar this property answering dept short name International Development more like this
star this property answering dept sort name International Development remove filter
star this property hansard heading Turks and Caicos Islands more like this
unstar this property house id 2 more like this
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25277
star this property pref label House of Lords more like this
star this property question text To ask Her Majesty’s Government, further to the Written Answers by Baroness Northover on 23 June (WA 136) and 8 July (WA 40), why the request to place a document in the Library of the House was refused yet it was released under a Freedom of Information request. more like this
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Lord Ashcroft more like this
star this property uin HL1558 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 2014-08-11more like thismore than 2014-08-11
unstar this property answer text <p> </p><p>The Offering Memorandum sent by the Turks and Caicos Islands (TCI) Government for a bond issue guaranteed by DFID in 2011 is not a document owned by her Majesty’s Government. It would therefore not have been appropriate for DFID to place a copy of it in the Library of the House, although my previous answer did make clear that the Noble Lord could obtain a copy of the document by requesting it from the TCI Government.</p><p> </p><p> </p><p> </p><p>Freedom of Information requests cover documents held by Her Majesty’s Government. DFID therefore sought the consent of the TCI Government before agreeing to release the TCI document.</p><p> </p> more like this
star this property answering member printed Baroness Northover more like this
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less than 2014-08-11T10:32:12.3601046Zmore like thismore than 2014-08-11T10:32:12.3601046Z
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2539
star this property label Biography information for Baroness Northover more like this
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2568
unstar this property label Biography information for Lord Ashcroft more like this
62506
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star this property date less than 2014-06-18more like thismore than 2014-06-18
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Department for International Development more like this
star this property answering dept id 20 more like this
unstar this property answering dept short name International Development more like this
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star this property hansard heading Syria more like this
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25277
star this property pref label House of Lords more like this
star this property question text To ask Her Majesty's Government what assessment they have made of the suggestion by non-governmental organisations of a new approach to humanitarian aid in Syria, as reported in The Guardian on 30 May. more like this
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Baroness Kinnock of Holyhead more like this
star this property uin HL435 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 2014-07-01more like thismore than 2014-07-01
unstar this property answer text <p>The UK Government agrees that it is unacceptable that people in need in Syria continue to be denied life-saving aid, and condemns the siege and starvation tactics being practised by the Syrian regime and other armed groups. The UK government agrees that the international community must work to ensure Syrians get the aid they need by the most direct routes possible, including through sustained delivery across conflict lines and borders.</p><p>Since the start of the Syria crisis, the UK has provided £76 million to agencies working cross-border to provide medical help, food and other aid to hundreds of thousands of people in desperate need inside Syria.</p><p> </p> more like this
star this property answering member printed Baroness Northover more like this
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less than 2014-07-01T16:38:25.6657648Zmore like thismore than 2014-07-01T16:38:25.6657648Z
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2539
star this property label Biography information for Baroness Northover more like this
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3895
unstar this property label Biography information for Baroness Kinnock of Holyhead more like this
64608
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star this property date less than 2014-06-30more like thismore than 2014-06-30
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Department for International Development more like this
star this property answering dept id 20 more like this
unstar this property answering dept short name International Development more like this
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star this property hansard heading Syria more like this
unstar this property house id 2 more like this
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25277
star this property pref label House of Lords more like this
star this property question text To ask Her Majesty's Government what plans they have to lead a concerted international effort to help the governments of Jordan and Lebanon and international humanitarian agencies to cope with refugees and displaced people from Syria. more like this
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Lord Hylton more like this
star this property uin HL691 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 2014-07-09more like thismore than 2014-07-09
unstar this property answer text <p> </p><p>The UK has committed a total of £600 million for humanitarian assistance in response to the Syria crisis, including £292 million to support refugees in neighbouring countries such as Jordan and Lebanon. The UK helped to launch and mobilise international support for UNICEF's ‘No Lost Generation' Initiative and has allocated £50m to provide protection, trauma care and education for children affected by the crisis.</p><p> </p> more like this
star this property answering member printed Baroness Northover more like this
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less than 2014-07-09T16:39:09.9224072Zmore like thismore than 2014-07-09T16:39:09.9224072Z
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2539
star this property label Biography information for Baroness Northover more like this
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2018
unstar this property label Biography information for Lord Hylton more like this