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star this property date less than 2019-04-03more like thismore than 2019-04-03
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Department for International Development more like this
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 remove filter
star this property hansard heading Department for International Development: Ministers 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, how many non-disclosure agreements have been entered into by his Department in each of the last five years in respect of a personnel matter relating to a Minister in her Department. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Argyll and Bute remove filter
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Brendan O'Hara more like this
star this property uin 240568 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 2019-04-08more like thismore than 2019-04-08
star this property answer text <p>DFID has not entered into any non-disclosure agreements in each of the last five years in respect of a personnel matter relating to a Minister in the Department.</p> more like this
unstar this property answering member constituency West Worcestershire more like this
unstar this property answering member printed Harriett Baldwin more like this
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less than 2019-04-08T16:01:01.067Zmore like thismore than 2019-04-08T16:01:01.067Z
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star this property label Biography information for Harriett Baldwin more like this
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unstar this property label Biography information for Brendan O'Hara more like this
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star this property registered interest false more like this
star this property date less than 2017-03-23more like thismore than 2017-03-23
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Department for International Development more like this
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 remove filter
star this property hansard heading Developing Countries: Nutrition 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 Answer of 13 February 2017 to Question 63106, in which countries her Department is strengthening nutrition outcomes of its water, sanitation and hygiene programmes. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Argyll and Bute remove filter
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Brendan O'Hara more like this
star this property uin 68846 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 2017-03-30more like thismore than 2017-03-30
star this property answer text <p>The Department for International Development is supporting ten water, sanitation and hygiene projects that aim to improve nutrition outcomes for women, girls and children across 20 countries: Democratic Republic of Congo, Ethiopia, Ghana, Kenya, Madagascar, Malawi, Mozambique, Niger, South Sudan, Sudan, Tanzania, Uganda, Yemen, Zambia, Zimbabwe, Bangladesh, Cambodia, Myanmar, Nepal and Pakistan.</p> more like this
unstar this property answering member constituency Stockton South more like this
unstar this property answering member printed James Wharton more like this
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less than 2017-03-30T14:48:16.9Zmore like thismore than 2017-03-30T14:48:16.9Z
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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 Brendan O'Hara more like this
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star this property registered interest false more like this
star this property date less than 2017-02-06more like thismore than 2017-02-06
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Department for International Development more like this
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 remove filter
star this property hansard heading Developing Countries: Nutrition 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 has taken to improve nutrition outcomes for women and girls through her Department's water and sanitation programmes. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Argyll and Bute remove filter
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Brendan O'Hara more like this
star this property uin 63106 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 2017-02-13more like thismore than 2017-02-13
star this property answer text <p>DFID is strengthening the nutrition outcomes of its water, sanitation and hygiene programmes by ensuring programmes target the specific needs of women and young children and by focusing on activities such as food preparation and storage, safe feeding for young children and handwashing with soap. These approaches will help to avert stunting, wasting and other forms of malnutrition.</p> more like this
unstar this property answering member constituency Stockton South more like this
unstar this property answering member printed James Wharton more like this
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less than 2017-02-13T16:15:55.813Zmore like thismore than 2017-02-13T16:15:55.813Z
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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 Brendan O'Hara more like this
670296
star this property registered interest false more like this
star this property date less than 2017-01-09more like thismore than 2017-01-09
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Department for International Development more like this
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 remove filter
star this property hansard heading Developing Countries: Malnutrition 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 tackle under-nutrition in infants and young children in high-burden countries. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Argyll and Bute remove filter
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Brendan O'Hara more like this
star this property uin 59127 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 2017-01-16more like thismore than 2017-01-16
star this property answer text <p>The Government has committed to improve the nutrition of 50 million people in developing countries by 2020. We will particularly focus on preventing and treating undernutrition among infants and young children. We will also equip governments in the Scaling Up Nutrition Movement to sustain improvements in the nutrition of children in their own countries.</p> more like this
unstar this property answering member constituency Stockton South more like this
unstar this property answering member printed James Wharton more like this
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less than 2017-01-16T14:31:35.233Zmore like thismore than 2017-01-16T14:31:35.233Z
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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 Brendan O'Hara more like this
670297
star this property registered interest false more like this
star this property date less than 2017-01-09more like thismore than 2017-01-09
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Department for International Development more like this
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 remove filter
star this property hansard heading Developing Countries: Nutrition 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 monitor the impact of UK Government nutrition investments and programmes in low and middle-income countries. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Argyll and Bute remove filter
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Brendan O'Hara more like this
star this property uin 59126 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 2017-01-16more like thismore than 2017-01-16
star this property answer text <p>DFID monitors all its nutrition programmes in low and middle income countries on an annual basis. For example, DFID’s programme in northern Nigeria aims to reduce stunting and wasting by at least 4% over 7 years and includes investment with partners to monitor impact. DFID is also building the capacity of governments to collect and use nutrition data effectively. DFID supports the Global Nutrition Report which tracks progress to reduce undernutrition globally.</p> more like this
unstar this property answering member constituency Stockton South more like this
unstar this property answering member printed James Wharton more like this
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less than 2017-01-16T14:31:01.177Zmore like thismore than 2017-01-16T14:31:01.177Z
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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 Brendan O'Hara more like this
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star this property registered interest false more like this
star this property date less than 2016-12-12more like thismore than 2016-12-12
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Department for International Development more like this
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 remove filter
star this property hansard heading Developing Countries: Nutrition 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 progress has been made on plans to improve nutrition-specific programmes in low and middle-income countries. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Argyll and Bute remove filter
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Brendan O'Hara more like this
star this property uin 57092 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 2016-12-20more like thismore than 2016-12-20
star this property answer text <p>DFID is on track with our commitment to improve the nutrition of 50 million people by 2020. We are continuing to strengthen nutrition-specific programmes in the countries where we work. These services will contribute to reducing stunting and make sure acute malnutrition is treated effectively. We support Governments that are part of the Scaling up Nutrition (SUN) Movement to do the same.</p> more like this
unstar this property answering member constituency Stockton South more like this
unstar this property answering member printed James Wharton more like this
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less than 2016-12-20T12:56:30.547Zmore like thismore than 2016-12-20T12:56:30.547Z
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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 Brendan O'Hara more like this
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star this property registered interest false more like this
star this property date less than 2016-12-12more like thismore than 2016-12-12
star this property answering body
Department for International Development more like this
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 remove filter
star this property hansard heading Developing Countries: Nutrition 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 support the Scaling Up Nutrition movement in its work on global malnutrition. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Argyll and Bute remove filter
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Brendan O'Hara more like this
star this property uin 57094 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 2016-12-20more like thismore than 2016-12-20
star this property answer text <p>The Secretary of State for International Development is a member of the Scaling up Nutrition (SUN) Lead Group. DFID funds the SUN Movement Secretariat, the SUN Civil Society Network and is providing assistance to Governments in the SUN Movement.</p> more like this
unstar this property answering member constituency Stockton South more like this
unstar this property answering member printed James Wharton more like this
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less than 2016-12-20T12:57:49.26Zmore like thismore than 2016-12-20T12:57:49.26Z
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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 Brendan O'Hara more like this
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star this property registered interest false more like this
star this property date less than 2016-10-11more like thismore than 2016-10-11
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Department for International Development more like this
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 remove filter
star this property hansard heading Malawi: Overseas 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 the Government will take steps to ensure that UK aid to Malawi funds long-term transport infrastructure, irrigation, diversification of farming and food products projects. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Argyll and Bute remove filter
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Brendan O'Hara more like this
star this property uin 47956 more like this
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star this property is ministerial correction false more like this
star this property date of answer less than 2016-10-18more like thismore than 2016-10-18
star this property answer text <p>The UK’s development programme in Malawi works to grow the economy and eradicate extreme poverty. Improvements in the agriculture sector are essential for Malawi’s growth. DFID prosperity programmes aim to deliver increased agricultural production and productivity, including through the expansion of land under irrigation; a diversified economic base and increased investment in inclusive agri-business. DFID has also provided some support to rehabilitating rural roads, and undertaken feasibility work for rail and road corridors.</p><p>We will continue to make transformative investments to help Malawi to move up the agricultural supply chain, improve regional trade and create more jobs. This will contribute to increased food security and agricultural production, helping to boost growth and create off-farm jobs.</p><p> </p><p><strong><br> </strong></p><p> </p> more like this
unstar this property answering member constituency Stockton South more like this
unstar this property answering member printed James Wharton more like this
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less than 2016-10-18T16:05:28.72Zmore like thismore than 2016-10-18T16:05:28.72Z
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star this property label Biography information for James Wharton more like this
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unstar this property label Biography information for Brendan O'Hara more like this
598199
star this property registered interest false more like this
star this property date less than 2016-10-10more like thismore than 2016-10-10
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Department for International Development more like this
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 remove filter
star this property hansard heading Iraq: Armed Conflict 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 are being taken to attend to Iraqi civilians expected to be displaced as a result of a planned offensive on Mosul, Iraq. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Argyll and Bute remove filter
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Brendan O'Hara more like this
star this property uin 47776 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 2016-10-17more like thismore than 2016-10-17
star this property answer text <p>On 21 September, the UK announced an extra £40 million of humanitarian funding to Iraq, taking our total commitment to £90 million this financial year and £169.5 million since June 2014. This new assistance will be targeted specifically to enable a scale up of humanitarian assistance ahead of the Government of Iraq-led Mosul operations. It will provide emergency life-saving assistance – such as food, shelter, medical and protection services – to civilians affected by Mosul operations, as well as continued support to displaced and vulnerable people across the country.</p> more like this
unstar this property answering member constituency Penrith and The Border more like this
unstar this property answering member printed Rory Stewart more like this
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less than 2016-10-17T16:31:54.503Zmore like thismore than 2016-10-17T16:31:54.503Z
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star this property label Biography information for Rory Stewart more like this
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unstar this property label Biography information for Brendan O'Hara more like this
598441
star this property registered interest false more like this
star this property date less than 2016-10-10more like thismore than 2016-10-10
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Department for International Development more like this
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 remove filter
star this property hansard heading Malawi: Overseas 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, what steps her Department is taking to assist the government of Malawi with minimising the risk of corruption in the distribution of aid funds. more like this
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Brendan O'Hara more like this
star this property uin 47859 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 2016-10-17more like thismore than 2016-10-17
star this property answer text <p>The UK does not provide any direct financial aid to the Government of Malawi. DFID has a zero tolerance approach to corruption and rigorous checks are in place to protect taxpayers' money.</p><p>DFID has an active programme of work in Malawi designed to tackle the root causes of corruption and protect the poorest from its effects. Through support provided to the Malawian law enforcement agencies since 2013, the UK has helped to convict those guilty of corruption-related offences to a total of 125 years in prison. DFID is also working with the Government of Malawi to strengthen its public financial management systems and increase the accountability of public officials.</p> more like this
unstar this property answering member constituency Stockton South more like this
unstar this property answering member printed James Wharton more like this
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less than 2016-10-17T16:37:11.617Zmore like thismore than 2016-10-17T16:37:11.617Z
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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 Brendan O'Hara more like this