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star this property date less than 2016-09-02more like thismore than 2016-09-02
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Department for International Development remove filter
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 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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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 the Government's policy is on maintaining its commitment to spending 0.7 per cent of gross national income on overseas aid. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Edmonton more like this
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Kate Osamor more like this
star this property uin 44492 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 2016-09-09more like thismore than 2016-09-09
star this property answer text <p>This Government remains committed to continuing the UK’s leading role on international development, including through spending 0.7% of gross national income (GNI) on overseas aid.</p><p>As an outward-looking, globally engaged nation, we believe that the UK should work to tackle international problems at their source – not wait for them to arrive on our doorstep.</p> more like this
star this property answering member constituency Witham more like this
star this property answering member printed Priti Patel more like this
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less than 2016-09-09T13:38:33.047Zmore like thismore than 2016-09-09T13:38:33.047Z
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4066
star this property label Biography information for Priti Patel more like this
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4515
unstar this property label Biography information for Kate Osamor remove filter
573794
star this property registered interest false more like this
star this property date less than 2016-09-02more like thismore than 2016-09-02
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Department for International Development remove filter
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 more like this
star this property hansard heading Developing Countries: Economic Growth more like this
star this property house id 1 more like this
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25259
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 her Department plans to fund support for economic development in developing countries. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Edmonton more like this
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Kate Osamor more like this
star this property uin 44493 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 2016-09-09more like thismore than 2016-09-09
star this property answer text <p>My department remains committed to providing support for work on economic development. We are currently developing our Economic Development Strategy and will be considering funding allocations as part of our wider aid reviews.</p> more like this
star this property answering member constituency Witham more like this
star this property answering member printed Priti Patel more like this
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less than 2016-09-09T13:37:07.897Zmore like thismore than 2016-09-09T13:37:07.897Z
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4066
star this property label Biography information for Priti Patel more like this
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4515
unstar this property label Biography information for Kate Osamor remove filter
599564
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 remove filter
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 more like this
star this property hansard heading Marriage: Children more like this
star this property house id 1 more like this
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25259
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 in co-operation with UN agencies to tackle the increase in child brides in refugee camps and conflict areas. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Edmonton more like this
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Kate Osamor more like this
star this property uin 48097 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 is committed to the ‘Call to Action’ on women and girls and keeping girls and women safe in emergencies, including providing £23.5 million to UNFPA in Syria, to support women and girls vulnerable to child and forced marriage, domestic violence, and sexual violence, abuse, and exploitation through improved access to psycho-social support and sexual and reproductive health care.</p> more like this
star this property answering member constituency Witham more like this
star this property answering member printed Priti Patel more like this
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less than 2016-10-18T16:12:08.163Zmore like thismore than 2016-10-18T16:12:08.163Z
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4066
star this property label Biography information for Priti Patel more like this
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4515
unstar this property label Biography information for Kate Osamor remove filter
600735
star this property registered interest false more like this
star this property date less than 2016-10-12more like thismore than 2016-10-12
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Department for International Development remove filter
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 more like this
star this property hansard heading Department for International Development: Public Expenditure more like this
star this property house id 1 more like this
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25259
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 proportion of her Department's budget is planned to be allocated to projects administered by other Departments in 2017-18. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Edmonton more like this
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Kate Osamor more like this
star this property uin 48287 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 Spending Review settlement provides that approximately 17% of DFID’s budget in 2017-18 is expected to be transferred to (a) other government departments to fund projects that they will administer and (b) cross-government facilities into which DFID and other departments can bid such as the Conflict, Security and Stabilisation Fund as set out in DFID’s Spending Review settlement letter.</p> more like this
star this property answering member constituency Witham more like this
star this property answering member printed Priti Patel more like this
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less than 2016-10-18T16:02:33.897Zmore like thismore than 2016-10-18T16:02:33.897Z
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4066
star this property label Biography information for Priti Patel more like this
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4515
unstar this property label Biography information for Kate Osamor remove filter
600738
star this property registered interest false more like this
star this property date less than 2016-10-12more like thismore than 2016-10-12
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Department for International Development remove filter
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 more like this
star this property hansard heading Developing Countries: Education more like this
star this property house id 1 more like this
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25259
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 assessment she has made of the implications for her policies of the report by UNESCO, entitled Global Education Monitoring Report 2016; and what steps at (a) bilateral and (b) multilateral level her Department plans to take as a result of that report. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Edmonton more like this
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Kate Osamor more like this
star this property uin 48247 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 2016-10-19more like thismore than 2016-10-19
star this property answer text <p>The 2016 Global Education Monitoring Report highlights the UK’s global leadership on education, identifying that we provided 17% of total education aid to the poorest countries between 2012 and 2014. We will work bilaterally, and through our multilateral partners, to help 11 million children in the poorest countries gain a decent education by 2020. We continue to focus on educating children in emergencies; supporting the Education Cannot Wait fund which we were integral to setting up.</p> more like this
star this property answering member constituency Witham more like this
star this property answering member printed Priti Patel more like this
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less than 2016-10-19T15:18:41.09Zmore like thismore than 2016-10-19T15:18:41.09Z
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4066
star this property label Biography information for Priti Patel more like this
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4515
unstar this property label Biography information for Kate Osamor remove filter
605972
star this property registered interest false more like this
star this property date less than 2016-10-19more like thismore than 2016-10-19
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Department for International Development remove filter
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 more like this
star this property hansard heading Developing Countries: Poverty more like this
star this property house id 1 more like this
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25259
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 contribution her Department has made to UN Sustainable Development Goal 1 on poverty eradication in the last six months; and if she will make a statement. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Edmonton more like this
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Kate Osamor more like this
star this property uin 49507 more like this
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star this property is ministerial correction false more like this
star this property date of answer remove maximum value filtermore like thismore than 2016-10-25
star this property answer text <p>Eradicating extreme poverty by 2030 is the primary purpose of UK aid under the International Development Act and one of the UK Aid Strategy’s objectives. DFID’s 2015/16 Annual Report sets out progress against our Single Departmental Plan, and hence to delivery of the 2030 Agenda. Progress in 2016/17 will be set out in our next Annual Report.</p> more like this
star this property answering member constituency Witham more like this
star this property answering member printed Priti Patel more like this
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less than 2016-10-25T15:27:56.663Zmore like thismore than 2016-10-25T15:27:56.663Z
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4066
star this property label Biography information for Priti Patel more like this
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4515
unstar this property label Biography information for Kate Osamor remove filter
605974
star this property registered interest false more like this
star this property date less than 2016-10-19more like thismore than 2016-10-19
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Department for International Development remove filter
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 more like this
star this property hansard heading Nigeria: Life Expectancy more like this
star this property house id 1 more like this
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25259
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 representations she has received on trends in life expectancy in Northern Nigeria; and if she will make a statement. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Edmonton more like this
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Kate Osamor more like this
star this property uin 49505 more like this
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star this property is ministerial correction false more like this
star this property date of answer remove maximum value filtermore like thismore than 2016-10-25
star this property answer text <p>Survey data on infant and child mortality rates shows that mortality rates are much higher in the north of Nigeria compared to the south.</p><p>In 2015/16, of a total DFID bilateral spend in Nigeria of £214m, approximately 60% of programming focused in six northern states. Additionally, over the last two years, DFID has scaled up its response to the ongoing humanitarian crisis in the northeast, bringing life-saving support to those affected by the Boko Haram insurgency.</p> more like this
star this property answering member constituency Witham more like this
star this property answering member printed Priti Patel more like this
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less than 2016-10-25T15:26:04.137Zmore like thismore than 2016-10-25T15:26:04.137Z
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4066
star this property label Biography information for Priti Patel more like this
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4515
unstar this property label Biography information for Kate Osamor remove filter
605975
star this property registered interest false more like this
star this property date less than 2016-10-19more like thismore than 2016-10-19
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Department for International Development remove filter
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 more like this
star this property hansard heading Yemen: Humanitarian 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, what support her Department is giving to aid organisations based in Yemen to deliver humanitarian assistance in that country. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Edmonton more like this
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Kate Osamor more like this
star this property uin 49506 more like this
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star this property is ministerial correction false more like this
star this property date of answer remove maximum value filtermore like thismore than 2016-10-25
star this property answer text <p>The UK is the fourth largest donor to Yemen with an additional £37 million in UK funding for Yemen announced at the UN General Assembly. This brings the UK’s total to £100 million in humanitarian assistance for 2016/17 which is provided to aid organisations in Yemen. Last year, we helped more than 1.3 million Yemenis with food, medical supplies, water, and emergency shelter.</p><p>We also continue to urge parties to the conflict to take all reasonable steps to facilitate rapid, safe and unhindered humanitarian access to ensure our partners are able to deliver aid to its intended beneficiaries.</p> more like this
star this property answering member constituency Witham more like this
star this property answering member printed Priti Patel more like this
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less than 2016-10-25T15:27:08.95Zmore like thismore than 2016-10-25T15:27:08.95Z
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4066
star this property label Biography information for Priti Patel more like this
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4515
unstar this property label Biography information for Kate Osamor remove filter
424637
star this property registered interest false more like this
star this property date less than 2015-10-28more like thismore than 2015-10-28
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Department for International Development remove filter
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 more like this
star this property hansard heading Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria 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 estimate she has made of the number of (a) deaths from and (b) cases of HIV, TB and malaria that will be prevented as a result of her Department's £1 billion commitment to the Global Fund from 2014 to 2016. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Edmonton more like this
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Kate Osamor more like this
star this property uin 13959 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 2015-11-04more like thismore than 2015-11-04
star this property answer text <p>From a standing start in 2002, the UK’s unwavering support has enabled the Global Fund to keep 8.1 million people alive with HIV therapy, distribute 548 million mosquito nets, detect and treat 13.2 million cases of TB, and has contributed to a decline of one third in the number of people dying from the three diseases since 2002 in Global Fund countries.</p><br /><p>The UK remains a strong and active supporter of the Global Fund and has pledged a contribution of up to £1 billion between 2014 and 2016 for the Global Fund’s 4th replenishment, subject to a 10% donor share cap. The UK’s contribution is estimated to dramatically improve the lives of millions of people - saving approximately 580,000 lives by preventing 8.4m new malaria, HIV and tuberculosis infections.</p><br /> more like this
star this property answering member constituency Welwyn Hatfield more like this
star this property answering member printed Grant Shapps more like this
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less than 2015-11-04T16:54:27.963Zmore like thismore than 2015-11-04T16:54:27.963Z
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star this property label Biography information for Grant Shapps more like this
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unstar this property label Biography information for Kate Osamor remove filter
424640
star this property registered interest false more like this
star this property date less than 2015-10-28more like thismore than 2015-10-28
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Department for International Development remove filter
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 more like this
star this property hansard heading Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria 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 assessment she has made of the effect of the Global Fund's decision to require integration of TB and HIV programmes. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Edmonton more like this
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Kate Osamor more like this
star this property uin 13879 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 2015-11-04more like thismore than 2015-11-04
star this property answer text <p>As of December 2014, Global Fund programmes have supported 8.1 million people with HIV to access antiretroviral therapy and have detected and treated 13.2 million cases of tuberculosis (TB).</p><br /><p>Given the links between TB and HIV, DFID supports the Global Fund’s requirement for countries heavily burdened by the two diseases of TB and HIV to put forward unified and integrated applications for joint programming.</p><br /><p>Initial evidence from a recent independent review of the Global Fund’s strategy indicates that the Global Fund’s joint TB/HIV programming has enabled greater communication across disease-specific stakeholders. The Global Fund now needs to harness potential synergies and work towards greater joint service delivery to achieve maximum impact across these diseases.</p><br /> more like this
star this property answering member constituency Welwyn Hatfield more like this
star this property answering member printed Grant Shapps more like this
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less than 2015-11-04T16:53:35.5Zmore like thismore than 2015-11-04T16:53:35.5Z
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star this property label Biography information for Grant Shapps more like this
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4515
unstar this property label Biography information for Kate Osamor remove filter