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Foreign and Commonwealth Office more like this
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unstar this property answering dept short name Foreign and Commonwealth Office more like this
star this property answering dept sort name Foreign and Commonwealth Office more like this
star this property hansard heading Islamic State: Yazidis 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 assessment they have made of the extent of the trafficking of Yazidi women by Daesh in Iraq and Syria; what countries have been identified as their destination; and what representations they have made to the governments of those countries in relation to identifying and assisting any such women and girls. more like this
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Baroness Helic 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 2016-11-09more like thismore than 2016-11-09
star this property answer text ​In June 2016 the Human Rights Council published a report detailing the horrific extent of trafficking of Yezidi women within Iraq and Syria. We do not have any evidence to suggest that Yezidi women are being trafficked outside of Iraq and Syria. We continue to work closely with our Global Coalition partners to defeat Daesh, including those in the region. more like this
star this property answering member printed Baroness Anelay of St Johns more like this
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less than 2016-11-09T15:27:24.187Zmore like thismore than 2016-11-09T15:27:24.187Z
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unstar this property label Biography information for Baroness Anelay of St Johns more like this
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Home Office more like this
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unstar this property answering dept short name Home Office more like this
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star this property hansard heading Refugees: Syria 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 assessment they have made of whether the Syrian vulnerable person resettlement programme should be expanded to include victims of sexual violence and torture by Daesh and other armed groups in Iraq. more like this
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Baroness Helic 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 2016-11-11more like thismore than 2016-11-11
star this property answer text <p>Eligibility for the Syrian Vulnerable Persons Resettlement programme (VPR) is based on established vulnerability criteria used by the UNHCR, which includes those who have been victims of sexual violence and torture.</p><p>Whilst the VPR is limited to Syrian nationals, the UK operates a number of other resettlement schemes which are open to all nationalities. This includes our long-running Gateway and Mandate schemes and our new Vulnerable Children’s Resettlement scheme. In the year ending June 2016, the UK resettled over 100 Iraqis under the Gateway and Mandate schemes.</p><p>The UK continues to support humanitarian efforts by providing £79.5 million to help the three million Iraqis who have been displaced, and over eight million people in need, many of whom have been victims of Daesh’s abuses and persecution.</p> more like this
star this property answering member printed Baroness Williams of Trafford more like this
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less than 2016-11-11T14:55:52.993Zmore like thismore than 2016-11-11T14:55:52.993Z
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unstar this property label Biography information for Baroness Williams of Trafford more like this
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