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star this property date less than 2018-12-13more like thismore than 2018-12-13
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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: Schools 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 assessment she has made of the potential merits for her policies of the recommendations in the Send My Friend To School report Safe from harm: protecting every child and teacher at school; and whether the Government plans to sign the Safe Schools Declaration. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Stretford and Urmston more like this
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Kate Green remove filter
star this property uin 202071 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 2018-12-19more like thismore than 2018-12-19
star this property answer text <p>Children living through conflict and crisis are particularly vulnerable to violence, including violent attacks against their schools. That’s why the UK is proud to have signed up to the Safe Schools Declaration and is a leading donor to Education Cannot Wait – a fund to provide education in emergencies with the protection of children at its core.</p><p> </p><p> </p><p> </p><p>As set out in DFID’s Education Policy ‘<a href="https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/dfid-education-policy-2018-get-children-learning" target="_blank">Get Children Learning</a>’, preventing and responding to violence against children in schools is a key priority for DFID. This has the potential for positive impacts beyond increasing child safety at school, through achieving better-quality education, and safer, more stable societies. As such DFID welcomes the policy priorities set out in the Send My Friend to School report ‘Safe from harm: Protecting every child and teacher at school.’</p><p> </p><p> </p><p> </p><p>DFID has a long history of work to make schools safe. Through the Girls’ Education Challenge and What Works to Prevent Violence programmes, in particular, we have prevented and responded to physical, emotional and sexual violence in schools in countries all over the world and established the evidence base for what works. DFID is also partnering with the Global Partnership to End Violence Against Children, the United Nations Children’s Fund and others to launch the international ‘Safe to Learn’ campaign in 2019. This campaign intends to spark and accelerate action to end all violence in schools.</p><p> </p>
star this property answering member constituency West Worcestershire more like this
star this property answering member printed Harriett Baldwin more like this
star this property grouped question UIN 202072 more like this
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less than 2018-12-19T15:59:55.4Zmore like thismore than 2018-12-19T15:59:55.4Z
star this property answering member
4107
star this property label Biography information for Harriett Baldwin more like this
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4120
unstar this property label Biography information for Kate Green more like this
1024768
star this property registered interest false more like this
star this property date less than 2018-12-13more like thismore than 2018-12-13
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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: Schools 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 she will take to ensure that children throughout the world are able to attend school in safety; and if she will make a statement. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Stretford and Urmston more like this
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Kate Green remove filter
star this property uin 202072 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 2018-12-19more like thismore than 2018-12-19
star this property answer text <p>Children living through conflict and crisis are particularly vulnerable to violence, including violent attacks against their schools. That’s why the UK is proud to have signed up to the Safe Schools Declaration and is a leading donor to Education Cannot Wait – a fund to provide education in emergencies with the protection of children at its core.</p><p> </p><p> </p><p> </p><p>As set out in DFID’s Education Policy ‘<a href="https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/dfid-education-policy-2018-get-children-learning" target="_blank">Get Children Learning</a>’, preventing and responding to violence against children in schools is a key priority for DFID. This has the potential for positive impacts beyond increasing child safety at school, through achieving better-quality education, and safer, more stable societies. As such DFID welcomes the policy priorities set out in the Send My Friend to School report ‘Safe from harm: Protecting every child and teacher at school.’</p><p> </p><p> </p><p> </p><p>DFID has a long history of work to make schools safe. Through the Girls’ Education Challenge and What Works to Prevent Violence programmes, in particular, we have prevented and responded to physical, emotional and sexual violence in schools in countries all over the world and established the evidence base for what works. DFID is also partnering with the Global Partnership to End Violence Against Children, the United Nations Children’s Fund and others to launch the international ‘Safe to Learn’ campaign in 2019. This campaign intends to spark and accelerate action to end all violence in schools.</p><p> </p>
star this property answering member constituency West Worcestershire more like this
star this property answering member printed Harriett Baldwin more like this
star this property grouped question UIN 202071 more like this
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less than 2018-12-19T15:59:56.257Zmore like thismore than 2018-12-19T15:59:56.257Z
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4107
star this property label Biography information for Harriett Baldwin more like this
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4120
unstar this property label Biography information for Kate Green more like this
1046971
star this property registered interest true more like this
star this property date less than 2019-01-23more like thismore than 2019-01-23
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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 Jordan: Refugees 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, whether time has been allocated on the agenda of the 2019 London Initiative on 28 February 2019 to highlight barriers to economic participation for refugees living in Jordan. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Stretford and Urmston more like this
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Kate Green remove filter
star this property uin 211720 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 2019-01-30more like thismore than 2019-01-30
star this property answer text <p>The London Initiative will aim to boost sustainable and inclusive business-led economic growth in Jordan. A core strand of the Initiative and its implementation will focus on reforms to increase workforce participation for all, particularly from women, youth and refugees.</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
star this property grouped question UIN 211721 more like this
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less than 2019-01-30T17:40:22.927Zmore like thismore than 2019-01-30T17:40:22.927Z
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star this property label Biography information for Alistair Burt more like this
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4120
unstar this property label Biography information for Kate Green more like this
1046974
star this property registered interest true more like this
star this property date less than 2019-01-23more like thismore than 2019-01-23
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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 Refugees 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 the Government is taking to ensure that barriers to economic participation for refugees are included as part of discussion during the upcoming 2019 London Initiative on 28 February 2019. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Stretford and Urmston more like this
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Kate Green remove filter
star this property uin 211721 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 2019-01-30more like thismore than 2019-01-30
star this property answer text <p>The London Initiative will aim to boost sustainable and inclusive business-led economic growth in Jordan. A core strand of the Initiative and its implementation will focus on reforms to increase workforce participation for all, particularly from women, youth and refugees.</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
star this property grouped question UIN 211720 more like this
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less than 2019-01-30T17:40:22.977Zmore like thismore than 2019-01-30T17:40:22.977Z
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1201
star this property label Biography information for Alistair Burt more like this
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4120
unstar this property label Biography information for Kate Green more like this
1046975
star this property registered interest false more like this
star this property date less than 2019-01-23more like thismore than 2019-01-23
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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 Jordan: 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, whether representatives of Jordanian civil society have been invited to attend the 2019 London initiative on opportunities for growth in Jordan. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Stretford and Urmston more like this
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Kate Green remove filter
star this property uin 211722 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 2019-01-30more like thismore than 2019-01-30
star this property answer text <p>We are working through the Crown Prince foundation, a leading Jordanian NGO, to ensure participation of Jordanian civil society at the London Initiative and at events in the margins. International NGOs working on job-creation, skills-development and women’s’ economic empowerment have been invited to attend, and we are organising a civil society consultation session in Amman to feed into the London event.</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 2019-01-30T17:41:41.37Zmore like thismore than 2019-01-30T17:41:41.37Z
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star this property label Biography information for Alistair Burt more like this
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4120
unstar this property label Biography information for Kate Green more like this
1131708
star this property registered interest false more like this
star this property date less than 2019-06-12more like thismore than 2019-06-12
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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 Humanitarian Aid: Minority Groups 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 progress his Department has made on implementing the recommendations of the Wilton Park statement on assisting religious minorities in humanitarian crises. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Stretford and Urmston more like this
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Kate Green remove filter
star this property uin 263850 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 2019-06-19more like thismore than 2019-06-19
star this property answer text <p>DFID has reviewed and assessed the Wilton Park Statement on assisting religious minorities in humanitarian crises. Policy Teams will investigate how to incorporate the recommendations into their policy plans. We will continue to regularly challenge our partners to demonstrate that they are doing all they can to meet the needs of the most vulnerable people, including those from religious minorities.</p> more like this
star this property answering member constituency South West Wiltshire more like this
star this property answering member printed Dr Andrew Murrison more like this
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less than 2019-06-19T15:46:20.177Zmore like thismore than 2019-06-19T15:46:20.177Z
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star this property label Biography information for Dr Andrew Murrison more like this
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unstar this property label Biography information for Kate Green more like this
381546
star this property registered interest false more like this
star this property date less than 2015-06-16more like thismore than 2015-06-16
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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: Hearing Impairment 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 estimate she has made of the proportion of UK aid that supports projects for deaf people. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Stretford and Urmston more like this
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Kate Green remove filter
star this property uin 2774 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 2015-06-23more like thismore than 2015-06-23
star this property answer text <p>DFID funds a number of projects which support deaf people, including through Sense International and the Disability Rights Fund, which supports Deaf People’s Organisations in a number of countries including Rwanda and Uganda. DFID advocates for the use of the Washington Group Questions as a method of disaggregating data by disability. The questions can give policy makers a better understanding of the number and situation of deaf people as well as those with other impairments. DFID is implementing its disability framework, published in December 2014. The framework sets out how DFID will make its policies and programmes more inclusive of all people with disabilities.</p> 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
star this property grouped question UIN 2775 more like this
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less than 2015-06-23T12:34:32.227Zmore like thismore than 2015-06-23T12:34:32.227Z
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star this property label Biography information for Grant Shapps more like this
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4120
unstar this property label Biography information for Kate Green more like this
381547
star this property registered interest false more like this
star this property date less than 2015-06-16more like thismore than 2015-06-16
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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: Hearing Impairment 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, which projects funded by UK aid support deaf people; and in which countries those projects are based. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Stretford and Urmston more like this
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Kate Green remove filter
star this property uin 2775 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 2015-06-23more like thismore than 2015-06-23
star this property answer text <p>DFID funds a number of projects which support deaf people, including through Sense International and the Disability Rights Fund, which supports Deaf People’s Organisations in a number of countries including Rwanda and Uganda. DFID advocates for the use of the Washington Group Questions as a method of disaggregating data by disability. The questions can give policy makers a better understanding of the number and situation of deaf people as well as those with other impairments. DFID is implementing its disability framework, published in December 2014. The framework sets out how DFID will make its policies and programmes more inclusive of all people with disabilities.</p> 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
star this property grouped question UIN 2774 more like this
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less than 2015-06-23T12:34:32.32Zmore like thismore than 2015-06-23T12:34:32.32Z
star this property answering member
1582
star this property label Biography information for Grant Shapps more like this
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4120
unstar this property label Biography information for Kate Green more like this
427789
star this property registered interest false more like this
star this property date less than 2015-11-10more like thismore than 2015-11-10
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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: Families 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 to implement the family test. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Stretford and Urmston more like this
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Kate Green remove filter
star this property uin 16014 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 2015-11-18more like thismore than 2015-11-18
star this property answer text <p>The Family Test policy does not apply to DFID’s work as foreign policy is outside of the scope of the Test.</p><br /> more like this
star this property answering member constituency New Forest West more like this
star this property answering member printed Mr Desmond Swayne more like this
star this property grouped question UIN 16022 more like this
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less than 2015-11-18T16:52:07.567Zmore like thismore than 2015-11-18T16:52:07.567Z
star this property answering member
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star this property label Biography information for Sir Desmond Swayne more like this
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4120
unstar this property label Biography information for Kate Green more like this
427794
star this property registered interest false more like this
star this property date less than 2015-11-10more like thismore than 2015-11-10
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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: Families 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 many of her Department's policies have been assessed against the family test; what steps she has taken to publish the outcome of such assessments; and if she will make a statement. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Stretford and Urmston more like this
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Kate Green remove filter
star this property uin 16022 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 2015-11-18more like thismore than 2015-11-18
star this property answer text <p>The Family Test policy does not apply to DFID’s work as foreign policy is outside of the scope of the Test.</p><br /> more like this
star this property answering member constituency New Forest West more like this
star this property answering member printed Mr Desmond Swayne more like this
star this property grouped question UIN 16014 more like this
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less than 2015-11-18T16:52:07.517Zmore like thismore than 2015-11-18T16:52:07.517Z
star this property answering member
55
star this property label Biography information for Sir Desmond Swayne more like this
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4120
unstar this property label Biography information for Kate Green more like this