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star this property date less than 2018-12-03more like thismore than 2018-12-03
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Department for International Development more like this
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unstar this property answering dept short name International Development more like this
star this property answering dept sort name International Development more like this
unstar this property hansard heading European Development Fund 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 she has made on her Department's plans for the future financial relationship with the European Development Fund (a) beyond the current funding cycle and (b) after the UK leaves the EU. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Liverpool, Walton more like this
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Dan Carden remove filter
star this property uin 198355 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 2018-12-10more like thismore than 2018-12-10
star this property answer text <p>The EU is currently considering merging the EDF into a broader instrument for the period of the next EU budget cycle and the UK is party to those discussions. In the future, the UK is open to contributing to the EU’s development programmes where it is in the UK and EU’s mutual interest and meets joint objectives. A condition of any future UK contribution would be that UK organisations must be eligible to implement programmes we choose to fund.</p> more like this
star this property answering member constituency Portsmouth North remove filter
star this property answering member printed Penny Mordaunt more like this
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less than 2018-12-10T17:25:08.593Zmore like thismore than 2018-12-10T17:25:08.593Z
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star this property label Biography information for Penny Mordaunt more like this
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star this property label Biography information for Dan Carden more like this
1019508
star this property registered interest false more like this
star this property date less than 2018-12-03more like thismore than 2018-12-03
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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
unstar this property hansard heading European Development Fund more like this
star this property house id 1 remove filter
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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 ensure that UK-based organisations that access funds from the European Development Fund will have access to alternative funding after the UK leaves the EU. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Liverpool, Walton more like this
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Dan Carden remove filter
star this property uin 198356 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 2018-12-06more like thismore than 2018-12-06
star this property answer text <p>Under a future partnership, any UK financial contribution to EU programmes would require eligibility for UK entities to bid for and implement relevant programmes. DFID continues to regularly consult stakeholders regarding any issues they faced with regards to access to EU funding.</p> more like this
star this property answering member constituency Portsmouth North remove filter
star this property answering member printed Penny Mordaunt more like this
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less than 2018-12-06T17:48:40.153Zmore like thismore than 2018-12-06T17:48:40.153Z
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star this property label Biography information for Penny Mordaunt more like this
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4651
star this property label Biography information for Dan Carden more like this
1019509
star this property registered interest false more like this
star this property date less than 2018-12-03more like thismore than 2018-12-03
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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
unstar this property hansard heading EU Aid more like this
star this property house id 1 remove filter
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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 discussions her Department has had with representatives of UK-based organisations on access to funding from the EU Development Cooperation Instrument after the UK leaves the EU. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Liverpool, Walton more like this
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Dan Carden remove filter
star this property uin 198357 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 2018-12-06more like thismore than 2018-12-06
star this property answer text <p>DFID continues to regularly consult stakeholders regarding any issues they faced with regards to access to EU funding. Under a future partnership, any UK financial contribution to EU programmes would require eligibility for UK entities to bid for and implement relevant programmes.</p><p> </p> more like this
star this property answering member constituency Portsmouth North remove filter
star this property answering member printed Penny Mordaunt more like this
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less than 2018-12-06T17:50:24.547Zmore like thismore than 2018-12-06T17:50:24.547Z
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star this property label Biography information for Penny Mordaunt more like this
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star this property label Biography information for Dan Carden more like this
1019511
star this property registered interest false more like this
star this property date less than 2018-12-03more like thismore than 2018-12-03
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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
unstar this property hansard heading Overseas Aid more like this
star this property house id 1 remove filter
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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 progress she has made on the national conversation to which she referred in her speech of 9 October 2018 entitled The future of UK aid post-Brexit. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Liverpool, Walton more like this
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Dan Carden remove filter
star this property uin 198358 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 2018-12-06more like thismore than 2018-12-06
star this property answer text <p>DFID will be holding a national conversation in 2019 to generate more information about how and to what extent British people want their savings and pensions to be invested in line with their values including the Sustainable Development Goals and ending poverty. This will include research and public outreach as well as discussions with the private sector, academia, think tanks and NGOs.</p> more like this
star this property answering member constituency Portsmouth North remove filter
star this property answering member printed Penny Mordaunt more like this
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less than 2018-12-06T18:20:41.603Zmore like thismore than 2018-12-06T18:20:41.603Z
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star this property label Biography information for Penny Mordaunt more like this
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star this property label Biography information for Dan Carden more like this
1019513
star this property registered interest false more like this
star this property date less than 2018-12-03more like thismore than 2018-12-03
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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
unstar this property hansard heading Overseas Aid more like this
star this property house id 1 remove filter
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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, with reference to her speech of 9 October 2018, entitled The future of UK aid post-Brexit, what progress she has made on supporting members of the public to invest in poverty reduction. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Liverpool, Walton more like this
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Dan Carden remove filter
star this property uin 198359 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 2018-12-06more like thismore than 2018-12-06
star this property answer text <p>DFID will be holding a national conversation in 2019 to generate more information about how and to what extent British people want their savings and pensions to be invested in line with their values including the Sustainable Development Goals and ending poverty. This will include research and public outreach as well as discussions with the private sector, academia, think tanks and NGOs.</p><p> </p> more like this
star this property answering member constituency Portsmouth North remove filter
star this property answering member printed Penny Mordaunt more like this
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less than 2018-12-06T18:20:48.307Zmore like thismore than 2018-12-06T18:20:48.307Z
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star this property label Biography information for Penny Mordaunt more like this
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4651
star this property label Biography information for Dan Carden more like this
1019545
star this property registered interest false more like this
star this property date less than 2018-12-03more like thismore than 2018-12-03
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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
unstar this property hansard heading Terrorism: Finance 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 reports have been made under section 19 of the Terrorism Act 2000 of incidents where (a) charities and (b) partners of charities (i) believe and (ii) suspect that a terrorist financing offence has been committed in each of the last five years. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Liverpool, Walton more like this
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Dan Carden remove filter
star this property uin 198371 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 2018-12-10more like thismore than 2018-12-10
star this property answer text <p>No reports of terrorist financing offences have been made by the Department for International Development under Section 19 of the Terrorism Act 2000. The Department has a zero-tolerance approach to UK aid diversion to fund terrorist activities. DFID’s funding agreements commit our partners to understand and comply with UK and international counter terrorism legislation. My department has robust measures in place which mandate our staff and partners to report all suspicions or allegations that funds or assets have been diverted to terrorist organisations.</p> more like this
star this property answering member constituency Portsmouth North remove filter
star this property answering member printed Penny Mordaunt more like this
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less than 2018-12-10T17:26:40.567Zmore like thismore than 2018-12-10T17:26:40.567Z
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star this property label Biography information for Penny Mordaunt more like this
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4651
star this property label Biography information for Dan Carden more like this
1019550
star this property registered interest false more like this
star this property date less than 2018-12-03more like thismore than 2018-12-03
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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
unstar this property hansard heading Overseas Aid 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 regulations her Department have put in place to ensure that Official Development Assistance is allocated appropriately and does not benefit extremist groups. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Liverpool, Walton more like this
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Dan Carden remove filter
star this property uin 198375 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 2018-12-10more like thismore than 2018-12-10
star this property answer text <p>The Department for International Development has a robust set of measures in place to protect, prevent and detect the diversion of development assistance to terrorist and extremist groups, and to ensure that UK aid reaches those for whom it is intended. These measures include rigorous controls throughout the funding cycle, from comprehensive risk assessments and monitoring requirements for all programmes, to due diligence checks on partners, and regular internal and external audits. The risk that UK aid funds could be diverted to benefit proscribed extremist groups, or terrorist groups or activities, is fully assessed as part of DFID’s risk assessment process before any funding is approved.</p><p> </p><p>The Department has a zero-tolerance approach to the diversion of aid to extremist and terrorist groups. DFID complies with UK and international counter terrorism legislation and our funding agreements commit partners to understand and comply with this legislation.</p> more like this
star this property answering member constituency Portsmouth North remove filter
star this property answering member printed Penny Mordaunt more like this
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less than 2018-12-10T17:28:04.913Zmore like thismore than 2018-12-10T17:28:04.913Z
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star this property label Biography information for Penny Mordaunt more like this
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4651
star this property label Biography information for Dan Carden more like this
1019552
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star this property date less than 2018-12-03more like thismore than 2018-12-03
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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
unstar this property hansard heading Syria: Humanitarian Aid more like this
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star this property question text To ask the Secretary of State for International Development, what assessment her Department has made of the effectiveness of the humanitarian relief to Syria provided by (a) Russia and (b) the Russian Orthodox Church. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Liverpool, Walton more like this
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Dan Carden remove filter
star this property uin 198376 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 2018-12-10more like thismore than 2018-12-10
star this property answer text <p>The UK is not in a position to comment on the effectiveness of humanitarian relief provided by other states or organisations. The Russian Federation does not coordinate with major donors on the humanitarian response in Syria.</p> more like this
star this property answering member constituency Portsmouth North remove filter
star this property answering member printed Penny Mordaunt more like this
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less than 2018-12-10T17:29:12.24Zmore like thismore than 2018-12-10T17:29:12.24Z
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star this property label Biography information for Penny Mordaunt more like this
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4651
star this property label Biography information for Dan Carden more like this
1038509
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star this property date less than 2019-01-09more like thismore than 2019-01-09
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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
unstar this property hansard heading Developing Countries: Job Creation 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 measure and monitor (a) the number and (b) standard and quality of the jobs created by UK development assistance. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Liverpool, Walton more like this
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Dan Carden remove filter
star this property uin 206881 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 2019-01-14more like thismore than 2019-01-14
star this property answer text <p>Creating more and better jobs is fundamental to reducing poverty, enhancing global prosperity and helping countries overcome the need for aid. As developing countries generate better quality jobs, opportunities for UK trade and investment increase.</p><p> </p><p>DFID’s Economic Development Strategy commits the UK to supporting more and better jobs as a means of delivering the Sustainable Development Goals. As published in DFID’s annual report, DFID is developing its monitoring of numbers of people supported to have raised incomes or obtain or maintain better jobs or livelihoods.</p><p> </p><p>DFID encourages suppliers and their supply chains to comply with ILO standards on Decent Work and it supports a number of initiatives that raise job quality and standards by firms that invest in low income countries. The UK has made expertise from the Office for National Statistics (ONS) available to partner Governments to support better quality labour market monitoring.</p><p> </p><p>DFID is continually looking at how best to measure and monitor both the number and quality of jobs that our initiatives support. DFID is working closely on this with partners including CDC, the World Bank, the ILO and the UK Office of National Statistics.</p>
star this property answering member constituency Portsmouth North remove filter
star this property answering member printed Penny Mordaunt more like this
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less than 2019-01-14T17:36:18.36Zmore like thismore than 2019-01-14T17:36:18.36Z
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star this property label Biography information for Penny Mordaunt more like this
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star this property label Biography information for Dan Carden more like this
1038510
star this property registered interest false more like this
star this property date less than 2019-01-09more like thismore than 2019-01-09
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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
unstar this property hansard heading Department for International Development: Staff 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 staff from her Department will be relocated to other government departments in 2019. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Liverpool, Walton more like this
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Dan Carden remove filter
star this property uin 206882 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 2019-01-14more like thismore than 2019-01-14
star this property answer text <p>DFID is currently working with the Cabinet Office to understand the needs of other government departments for short term support and, if required, will seek to match these to the resource identified as being available for redeployment. DFID have already deployed 12 staff members on short-term loan to DEFRA with a further 13 identified to deploy before the end of January 2019.</p> more like this
star this property answering member constituency Portsmouth North remove filter
star this property answering member printed Penny Mordaunt more like this
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less than 2019-01-14T17:36:48.507Zmore like thismore than 2019-01-14T17:36:48.507Z
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star this property label Biography information for Penny Mordaunt more like this
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4651
star this property label Biography information for Dan Carden more like this