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967486
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star this property date less than 2018-09-04more like thismore than 2018-09-04
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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 more like this
star this property hansard heading Palestinians: Schools 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 action they are taking to ensure that the schools for Palestinian children operated by United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees can continue their work throughout the coming academic year. more like this
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Lord Judd more like this
star this property uin HL9978 more like this
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star this property answer text <p>The UK is committed to ensuring that the UN Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees (UNRWA) continues to deliver a high-quality education to over 500,000 children across the region. The UK has announced £17 million of funding over the past four months, in addition to our original budget of £28.5 million, to protect UNRWA’s vital services, including education. We continue to work with international partners to help unlock further funding for UNRWA.</p> more like this
star this property answering member printed Lord Bates more like this
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less than 2018-09-13T16:20:08.267Zmore like thismore than 2018-09-13T16:20:08.267Z
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star this property label Biography information for Lord Bates more like this
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1660
star this property label Biography information for Lord Judd more like this
967467
star this property registered interest false more like this
star this property date less than 2018-09-04more like thismore than 2018-09-04
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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 more like this
star this property hansard heading USA: UNRWA more like this
star 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 representations they have made to the government of the United States following the announcement that the US government will no longer fund the United Nations Relief and Works Agency; and whether they intend to continue to provide funding to that Agency. more like this
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Baroness Helic more like this
star this property uin HL9961 more like this
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unstar this property is ministerial correction false more like this
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star this property answer text <p>The UK remains unequivocally committed to the UN Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees (UNRWA). The US has consistently been UNRWA’s single largest donor. When the US announced their intention to withhold a planned disbursement to UNRWA in January, we were sympathetic to their concerns over the need for a broader donor base for UNRWA, but made clear to them that we did not consider a sudden cut in planned funding was the right way to address this. My officials and I continue to raise this with our US counterparts.</p> more like this
star this property answering member printed Lord Bates more like this
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less than 2018-09-13T16:11:04.23Zmore like thismore than 2018-09-13T16:11:04.23Z
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1091
star this property label Biography information for Lord Bates more like this
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4331
star this property label Biography information for Baroness Helic more like this
967464
star this property registered interest false more like this
star this property date less than 2018-09-04more like thismore than 2018-09-04
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Department for Transport more like this
star this property answering dept id 27 more like this
unstar this property answering dept short name Transport more like this
star this property answering dept sort name Transport more like this
star this property hansard heading Heathrow Airport more like this
star 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 extent to which competition between existing and new terminal facilities at Heathrow Airport might be beneficial to airlines and passengers. more like this
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Lord Grade of Yarmouth more like this
star this property uin HL9958 more like this
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unstar this property is ministerial correction false more like this
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star this property answer text <p>The Civil Aviation Authority (CAA), the independent regulator, will consider the benefits of competition at Heathrow Airport. It has already explained the importance of considering alternative commercial and delivery arrangements for the provision of new capacity and has recently published a technical note on this subject in the context of expansion.</p><p> </p><p>Government continues to encourage all potential promoters to engage with all relevant stakeholders on proposals that will facilitate the efficient and timely delivery of new capacity at Heathrow Airport.</p> more like this
star this property answering member printed Baroness Sugg more like this
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less than 2018-09-13T14:03:04.7Zmore like thismore than 2018-09-13T14:03:04.7Z
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4584
star this property label Biography information for Baroness Sugg more like this
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4228
star this property label Biography information for Lord Grade of Yarmouth more like this
967462
star this property registered interest false more like this
star this property date less than 2018-09-04more like thismore than 2018-09-04
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Department for Transport more like this
star this property answering dept id 27 more like this
unstar this property answering dept short name Transport more like this
star this property answering dept sort name Transport more like this
star this property hansard heading Heathrow Airport more like this
star 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 process will be used to determine who will be the developer and operator of the new terminal at Heathrow Airport. more like this
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Lord Grade of Yarmouth more like this
star this property uin HL9957 more like this
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unstar this property is ministerial correction false more like this
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star this property answer text <p>The Airports National Policy Statement (NPS) does not identify any statutory undertaker as the appropriate person or appropriate persons to carry out the preferred scheme.</p><p> </p><p>Any prospective developer would need to submit a Development Consent Order (DCO) application in line with the Airports NPS. Any application for a DCO will be considered carefully and with an open mind based on the evidence provided, through a public examination by the independent Planning Inspectorate, before any final decision is made.</p><p> </p><p>The CAA has recently published a technical note outlining its approach to dealing with licensing issues raised by potential new developers of expansion at Heathrow.</p> more like this
star this property answering member printed Baroness Sugg more like this
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less than 2018-09-13T13:44:51.15Zmore like thisremove minimum value filter
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4584
star this property label Biography information for Baroness Sugg more like this
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4228
star this property label Biography information for Lord Grade of Yarmouth more like this
971895
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star this property date less than 2018-09-11more like thismore than 2018-09-11
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Leader of the House of Lords more like this
star this property answering dept id 92 more like this
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star this property answering dept sort name Leader of the House of Lords more like this
star this property hansard heading Home Office: Written Questions more like this
star 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 the Leader of the House what steps she has taken to draw the failure of the Home Office to answer within 10 working days three questions for written answer which were tabled on 24 July (HL9827, HL9860 and HL9890) to the attention of Home Office ministers. more like this
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Lord Jopling more like this
star this property uin HL10257 more like this
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unstar this property is ministerial correction false more like this
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star this property answer text <p>As Leader of the House I take very seriously the responsibility incumbent on all Ministers to provide full, timely and comprehensible answers to Questions for Written Answer (QWAs).</p><p><strong> </strong></p><p>I have raised the outstanding answers with the Minister of State for Counter Extremism and understand that members concerned have been contacted by the Home Office to apologise for the delay and to provide an explanation as to why these answers have not yet been provided. I know that the Minister will answer the questions as soon as is possible.</p><p> </p><p>My office will continue to work with all departments to ensure prompt and satisfactory answers to all QWAs.</p><p> </p> more like this
star this property answering member printed Baroness Evans of Bowes Park more like this
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less than 2018-09-13T16:02:31.12Zmore like thismore than 2018-09-13T16:02:31.12Z
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4329
star this property label Biography information for Baroness Evans of Bowes Park more like this
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883
star this property label Biography information for Lord Jopling more like this
971894
star this property registered interest false more like this
star this property date less than 2018-09-11more like thismore than 2018-09-11
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Leader of the House of Lords more like this
star this property answering dept id 92 more like this
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star this property answering dept sort name Leader of the House of Lords more like this
star this property hansard heading Home Office: Written Questions more like this
star 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 the Leader of the House what explanations she has received from the Home Office about that Department's failure to answer within 10 working days three questions for written answer (HL9827, HL9860 and HL9890) which were tabled on 24 July. more like this
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Lord Jopling more like this
star this property uin HL10256 more like this
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unstar this property is ministerial correction false more like this
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star this property answer text <p>As Leader of the House I take very seriously the responsibility incumbent on all Ministers to provide full, timely and comprehensible answers to Questions for Written Answer (QWAs).</p><p><strong> </strong></p><p>In this instance I am informed that the Home Office is working towards an appropriate response, noting that this is subject to ongoing legal proceedings. I have been assured by the Department that an answer will be provided as soon as possible. In the meantime, I know that the Home Office has been in touch with the relevant members of the House to apologise and to provide an explanation for the delay.</p><p><strong> </strong></p><p>My office will continue to work with all departments to ensure prompt and satisfactory answers to all QWAs.</p><p> </p> more like this
star this property answering member printed Baroness Evans of Bowes Park more like this
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less than 2018-09-13T16:01:58.313Zmore like thismore than 2018-09-13T16:01:58.313Z
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4329
star this property label Biography information for Baroness Evans of Bowes Park more like this
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883
star this property label Biography information for Lord Jopling more like this
969341
star this property registered interest false more like this
star this property date less than 2018-09-06more like thismore than 2018-09-06
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Department for Education more like this
star this property answering dept id 60 more like this
unstar this property answering dept short name Education more like this
star this property answering dept sort name Education more like this
star this property hansard heading Grafton College of Management Sciences: Standards more like this
star 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 report published by the Quality Assurance Agency for Higher Education in June on Grafton College of Management Sciences. more like this
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Lord Storey more like this
star this property uin HL10171 more like this
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unstar this property is ministerial correction false more like this
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star this property answer text <p>The department considered the published report from the Quality Assurance Agency (QAA) for Higher Education on Grafton College of Management Sciences Limited, alongside other investigation reports and outcomes, to assess compliance with the department’s ‘Specific Course Designation Guidance: Policy and Guidance for Alternative Providers of Higher Education’ (published in July 2017). The department took action in line with this published guidance to protect public funds. Grafton College of Management Sciences is no longer designated for student support purposes.</p> more like this
star this property answering member printed Viscount Younger of Leckie more like this
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less than 2018-09-13T14:39:13.063Zmore like thismore than 2018-09-13T14:39:13.063Z
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4169
star this property label Biography information for Viscount Younger of Leckie more like this
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4238
star this property label Biography information for Lord Storey more like this
968831
star this property registered interest false more like this
star this property date less than 2018-09-05more like thismore than 2018-09-05
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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 more like this
star this property hansard heading UNICEF: Finance more like this
star 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 contribution they made, if any, to the (1) core, and (2) non-core, funding of UNICEF in (a) 2015–16, (b) 2016–17, and (c) 2017–18. more like this
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Baroness Tonge more like this
star this property uin HL10115 more like this
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unstar this property is ministerial correction false more like this
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star this property answer text <p>Her Majesty’s Governments core and non-core funding to UNICEF in a) 2015/16, b) 2016/17 and c) 2017/18 can be found at the table below.</p><p> </p><table><tbody><tr><td><p><strong> </strong></p></td><td><p><strong>Core</strong></p></td><td><p><strong> </strong></p></td><td><p><strong> </strong></p></td><td><p><strong> </strong></p></td><td><p><strong>Non-core</strong></p></td><td><p> </p></td><td><p> </p></td></tr><tr><td><p> </p></td><td><p><strong>2015</strong></p></td><td><p><strong>2016</strong></p></td><td><p><strong>2017</strong></p></td><td><p><strong> </strong></p></td><td><p><strong>2015</strong></p></td><td><p><strong>2016</strong></p></td><td><p><strong>2017</strong></p></td></tr><tr><td><p><strong>UNICEF</strong></p></td><td><p>48</p></td><td><p>48</p></td><td><p>48</p></td><td><p> </p></td><td><p>287.6</p></td><td><p>354</p></td><td><p>383.2</p></td></tr></tbody></table><p> </p><p>These figures were taken from ‘Statistics on International Development, table A8’. The figures for 2017 are provisional DFID figures. Final figures for HMG will be released on Statistics on International Development which is due out in November this year.</p>
star this property answering member printed Lord Bates more like this
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less than 2018-09-13T15:48:33.347Zmore like thismore than 2018-09-13T15:48:33.347Z
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1091
star this property label Biography information for Lord Bates more like this
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200
star this property label Biography information for Baroness Tonge more like this
968830
star this property registered interest false more like this
star this property date less than 2018-09-05more like thismore than 2018-09-05
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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 more like this
star this property hansard heading UN Women: Finance more like this
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star this property pref label House of Lords more like this
star this property question text To ask Her Majesty's Government what contribution they made, if any, to the (1) core, and (2) non-core, funding of UN Women in (a) 2015–16, (b) 2016–17, and (c) 2017–18. more like this
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Baroness Tonge more like this
star this property uin HL10114 more like this
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star this property answer text <p>Her Majesty’s Governments core and non-core funding to UN Women in a) 2015/16, b) 2016/17 and c) 2017/18 can be found in the table below.</p><table><tbody><tr><td><p> </p></td><td><p><strong>Core</strong></p></td><td><p> </p></td><td><p> </p></td><td><p> </p></td><td><p><strong>Non-core</strong></p></td><td><p> </p></td><td><p> </p></td></tr><tr><td><p> </p></td><td><p><strong>2015</strong></p></td><td><p><strong>2016</strong></p></td><td><p><strong>2017</strong></p></td><td><p> </p></td><td><p><strong>2015</strong></p></td><td><p><strong>2016</strong></p></td><td><p><strong>2017</strong></p></td></tr><tr><td><p><strong>UN Women</strong></p></td><td><p>12.5</p></td><td><p>12.5</p></td><td><p>12.5</p></td><td><p> </p></td><td><p>4.2</p></td><td><p>8.3</p></td><td><p>6.2</p></td></tr></tbody></table><p>These figures were taken from ‘Statistics on International Development, table A8’. The figures for 2017 are provisional DFID figures. Final figures for HMG will be released on Statistics on International Development which is due out in November this year.</p>
star this property answering member printed Lord Bates more like this
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less than 2018-09-13T16:28:15.567Zmore like thismore than 2018-09-13T16:28:15.567Z
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1091
star this property label Biography information for Lord Bates more like this
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200
star this property label Biography information for Baroness Tonge more like this
968829
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star this property date less than 2018-09-05more like thismore than 2018-09-05
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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 more like this
star this property hansard heading World Health Organisation: Finance more like this
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star this property pref label House of Lords more like this
star this property question text To ask Her Majesty's Government what contribution they made, if any, to the (1) core, and (2) non-core, funding of the World Health Organisation in (a) 2015–16, (b) 2016–17, and (c) 2017–18. more like this
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Baroness Tonge more like this
star this property uin HL10113 more like this
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star this property answer text <p>Contributions are as follows:</p><table><tbody><tr><td><p><strong>Year* </strong></p></td><td><p><strong>Core (£millions)</strong></p></td><td><p><strong>Non – core</strong> <strong>(£ millions)</strong></p></td></tr><tr><td><p><strong>15/16 </strong></p></td><td><p>33.48</p></td><td><p>117.64</p></td></tr><tr><td><p><strong>16/17 </strong></p></td><td><p>29.80</p></td><td><p>130.79</p></td></tr><tr><td><p><strong>17/18</strong></p></td><td><p>29.80</p></td><td><p>130.79</p></td></tr></tbody></table><p>*WHO operates on a biennium financing cycle. Figures above are based on WHO biennium year 14 -15 and 16-17. Contributions are split into two separate years in response to this PQ. For example. UK total core contribution to the WHO biennium of 2014- end 2015 was approx. £66.96m but has been divided in two to show our approximate contribution for 2015.</p><p>UK core contribution also includes our Assessed contributions: 15/16 -£18.62m; 16/17 - £17.33m and 17/18 - £17.33m.</p><p>The UK contribution includes support to Polio Eradication amongst other health areas.</p>
star this property answering member printed Lord Bates more like this
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less than 2018-09-13T16:28:03.047Zmore like thismore than 2018-09-13T16:28:03.047Z
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1091
star this property label Biography information for Lord Bates more like this
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200
star this property label Biography information for Baroness Tonge more like this