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1051335
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Department for International Development more like this
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star this property hansard heading Venezuela: Reconstruction more like this
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star this property question text To ask the Secretary of State for International Development, what preparations her Department has made for urgent reconstruction work in Venezuela in the event of a change of Government. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Warley more like this
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John Spellar more like this
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unstar this property is ministerial correction false more like this
star this property date of answer less than 2019-02-04more like thismore than 2019-02-04
unstar this property answer text <p>DFID does not have a bilateral presence in Venezuela. DFID continues to work closely with – and provide significant core funding to – the UN and Red Cross movement to alleviate the worsening humanitarian situation. In the event of a change in government in Venezuela, the international financial institutions will play a key role in supporting any reconstruction work.</p> more like this
star this property answering member constituency North East Bedfordshire more like this
star this property answering member printed Alistair Burt more like this
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less than 2019-02-04T17:12:15.5Zmore like thismore than 2019-02-04T17:12:15.5Z
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star this property label Biography information for Alistair Burt more like this
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unstar this property label Biography information for John Spellar more like this
1051312
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Department for International Development more like this
star this property answering dept id 20 more like this
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unstar this property answering dept sort name International Development more like this
star this property hansard heading Overseas Aid more like this
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25259
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star this property question text To ask the Secretary of State for International Development, whether she has plans to undertake a review the Government's target to spend 0.7 per cent of GDP on Official Development Assistance. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Hornsey and Wood Green more like this
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Catherine West more like this
star this property uin 214618 more like this
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unstar this property is ministerial correction false more like this
star this property date of answer less than 2019-02-04more like thismore than 2019-02-04
unstar this property answer text <p>My Right Honourable Friend the Secretary of State has no plans to review the UK commitment to spend 0.7 per cent of Gross National Income on aid.</p> more like this
star this property answering member constituency North East Bedfordshire more like this
star this property answering member printed Alistair Burt more like this
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less than 2019-02-04T17:15:57.57Zmore like thismore than 2019-02-04T17:15:57.57Z
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star this property label Biography information for Alistair Burt more like this
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4523
unstar this property label Biography information for Catherine West more like this
1051322
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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 remove filter
unstar this property answering dept sort name International Development more like this
star this property hansard heading Overseas Aid more like this
star this property house id 1 more like this
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25259
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star this property question text To ask the Secretary of State for International Development, what recent assessment she has made of the sustainability of the Government's target to spend 0.7 percent of GDP on Official Development Assistance. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Hornsey and Wood Green more like this
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Catherine West more like this
star this property uin 214619 more like this
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unstar this property is ministerial correction false more like this
star this property date of answer less than 2019-02-04more like thismore than 2019-02-04
unstar this property answer text <p>The commitment to spend 0.7 per cent of our Gross National Income on aid is enshrined in law. The Government’s commitment was reaffirmed by the Prime Minister on her recent visit to Africa and subsequently by the Secretary of State in the House of Commons.</p> more like this
star this property answering member constituency North East Bedfordshire more like this
star this property answering member printed Alistair Burt more like this
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less than 2019-02-04T17:16:52.817Zmore like thismore than 2019-02-04T17:16:52.817Z
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star this property label Biography information for Alistair Burt more like this
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4523
unstar this property label Biography information for Catherine West more like this
1051436
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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 remove filter
unstar this property answering dept sort name International Development more like this
star this property hansard heading Zimbabwe: Overseas Aid 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 ensure the development of adequate supplies of (a) fuel and (b) hard currency in Zimbabwe. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Glasgow North more like this
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Patrick Grady more like this
star this property uin 214585 more like this
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unstar this property is ministerial correction false more like this
star this property date of answer less than 2019-02-04more like thismore than 2019-02-04
unstar this property answer text <p>We are encouraging the Government of Zimbabwe to seek IMF advice on the reforms needed to address the current macroeconomic challenges including ensuring adequate supplies of fuel and hard currency in Zimbabwe.</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 2019-02-04T17:20:06.43Zmore like thismore than 2019-02-04T17:20:06.43Z
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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 Patrick Grady more like this
1051319
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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 remove filter
unstar this property answering dept sort name International Development more like this
star this property hansard heading Developing Countries: Abortion more like this
star this property house id 1 more like this
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25259
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star this property question text To ask the Secretary of State for International Development, what her Department’s policy is on funding organisations that provide abortions that have (a) been found guilty of breaking the law and (b) ineffective procedures for addressing sexual misconduct. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Gainsborough more like this
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Sir Edward Leigh more like this
star this property uin 214479 more like this
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unstar this property is ministerial correction false more like this
star this property date of answer less than 2019-02-05more like thismore than 2019-02-05
unstar this property answer text <p>The Department for International Development is clear that we will not fund illegal activities. We take issues of sexual exploitation and abuse and sexual harassment extremely seriously and demand the highest standards from all organisations the department works with. We have put in place new, enhanced and specific safeguarding standards and new funding will not be approved unless our partners meet these tough standards. When organisations uncover issues, we must not penalise them for being transparent, but support effective due process in the handling of such allegations.</p><p> </p> more like this
star this property answering member constituency North East Bedfordshire more like this
star this property answering member printed Alistair Burt more like this
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less than 2019-02-05T17:34:11.717Zmore like thismore than 2019-02-05T17:34:11.717Z
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star this property label Biography information for Alistair Burt more like this
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unstar this property label Biography information for Sir Edward Leigh more like this
1051309
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Department for International Development more like this
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unstar this property answering dept sort name International Development more like this
star this property hansard heading Venezuela: Humanitarian Aid more like this
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25259
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star this property question text To ask the Secretary of State for International Development, what discussions she has held with the (a) Government of Venezuela, (b) President of the National Assembly of Venezuela and (c) Governments of neighbouring states on the (i) humanitarian situation in Venezuela and (b) level of humanitarian aid required for Venezuelan refugees in neighbouring countries. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Coventry South more like this
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Mr Jim Cunningham more like this
star this property uin 214464 more like this
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unstar this property is ministerial correction false more like this
star this property date of answer less than 2019-02-04more like thismore than 2019-02-04
unstar this property answer text <p>The UK is closely in touch with partners in the region to discuss the humanitarian situation in Venezuela and neighbouring countries, including through two DFID advisers deployed to the region. Our Embassies in the region meet regularly with neighbouring governments to discuss the crisis and the level of humanitarian aid required to meet growing needs.</p><p> </p><p>The Foreign Secretary spoke to the President of the National Assembly of Venezuela, Juan Guaidó, on 30 January. Their call included discussion on the humanitarian crisis in Venezuela and the number of Venezuelans fleeing their homes.</p><p> </p><p>DFID continues to work closely with – and provide significant core funding to – the UN and Red Cross movement to alleviate the worsening humanitarian situation.</p> more like this
star this property answering member constituency North East Bedfordshire more like this
star this property answering member printed Alistair Burt more like this
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less than 2019-02-04T17:11:25.55Zmore like thismore than 2019-02-04T17:11:25.55Z
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star this property label Biography information for Alistair Burt more like this
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unstar this property label Biography information for Mr Jim Cunningham more like this
1051301
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Department for International Development more like this
star this property answering dept id 20 more like this
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unstar this property answering dept sort name International Development more like this
star this property hansard heading Pakistan: Ethnic Groups more like this
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25259
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star this property question text To ask the Secretary of State for International Development, what representations his Department has made to the Government of Pakistan on removing derogatory references to (a) Ahmadis and (b) other minorities from the education curricula in that country. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Birmingham, Hall Green more like this
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Mr Roger Godsiff more like this
star this property uin 214463 more like this
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unstar this property is ministerial correction false more like this
star this property date of answer less than 2019-02-05more like thismore than 2019-02-05
unstar this property answer text <p>HMG regularly raises freedom of religious belief issues at the highest levels with Pakistan government counterparts. In January, I met the Hon Shafqat Mahmood, Pakistan Federal Minister for Education, and his provincial counterparts. The agenda for this meeting included ending discrimination and improving the inclusion of all children in Pakistan through education.</p><p> </p> more like this
star this property answering member constituency North East Bedfordshire more like this
star this property answering member printed Alistair Burt more like this
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less than 2019-02-05T17:35:13.957Zmore like thismore than 2019-02-05T17:35:13.957Z
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star this property label Biography information for Alistair Burt more like this
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unstar this property label Biography information for Mr Roger Godsiff more like this
1051493
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Department for International Development more like this
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star this property answering dept short name International Development remove filter
unstar this property answering dept sort name International Development more like this
star this property hansard heading Department for International Development: Living Wage more like this
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star this property question text To ask the Secretary of State for International Development, pursuant to the Answer of 29 January 2019 to Question 211150 on Department for International Development: contracts, whether cleaning staff paid the London Living Wage or the National Living Wage as appropriate refers to the Living Wage as defined by the Living Wage Foundation. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Birkenhead more like this
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Frank Field more like this
star this property uin 214494 more like this
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unstar this property is ministerial correction false more like this
star this property date of answer less than 2019-02-04more like thismore than 2019-02-04
unstar this property answer text <p>DFID has two Headquarter buildings in the UK, one in East Kilbride, Glasgow and the other in Whitehall, London.</p><p>All of the contracted cleaning staff are paid the London Living Wage and National Living wage, whichever is appropriate, as defined by the Living Wage Foundation.</p> more like this
star this property answering member constituency North East Bedfordshire more like this
star this property answering member printed Alistair Burt more like this
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less than 2019-02-04T17:18:05.623Zmore like thismore than 2019-02-04T17:18:05.623Z
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unstar this property label Biography information for Frank Field more like this