Angola APPG

First Registered: 30/07/2015 • Last updated on: 17/11/2021

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To build a greater understanding in parliament of Angola and its regional and international roles; to build links and foster good relations with Angola; and to support development and democracy in Angola.

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Recent Documents related to Angola

1. Trade and investment factsheets (partner names beginning with A or B)
12/02/2021 - Department for International Trade
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Found: Angola This factsheet provides the latest statistics on trade and investment between the UK and

2. Angola travel advice
19/11/2019 - Foreign, Commonwealth & Development Office
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Found: Angola travel advice - GOV.UK //

3. Angola: translators
23/09/2020 - Foreign, Commonwealth & Development Office
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Found: Angola: translators List of translators and interpreters for British nationals in Angola.

4. Angola: funeral directors
24/09/2020 - Foreign, Commonwealth & Development Office
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Found: Guidance Angola: funeral directors List of English-speaking funeral directors

5. Angola: doctors
17/12/2020 - Foreign, Commonwealth & Development Office
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Found: Guidance Angola: doctors List of medical facilities and practitioners in Angola.

Latest Documents
Recent Speeches related to Angola

1. Falkland Islands: Landmines
08/10/2019 - Lords Chamber

1: Highness the Duke of Sussex on his recent trip to Angola to further highlight and continue the good work - Speech Link
2: landmines by 2025. The Minister just mentioned Angola; it is likely to be 2045 before it is clear of - Speech Link
3: fulfilling our mandate in the Falkland Islands. As for Angola and, indeed, other places, as I have indicated - Speech Link

2. Sanctions
23/01/2020 - Lords Chamber

1: displayed relating to Angola—the enrichment of the daughter of the President of Angola, and the fact that - Speech Link
2: noble friend’s point about the recent reports from Angola. Because of the Minister’s longevity in post, he - Speech Link

3. Official Development Assistance: Landmine Clearance
17/05/2021 - Lords Chamber

1: the STGs? One of the countries most affected is Angola, where Princess Diana brought the issue to the - Speech Link
2: remains a priority. She specifically mentioned Angola. UK funding is key in supporting the Angolan Government’s - Speech Link

4. Prime Minister’s Trade Envoy Programme
06/01/2021 - Written Statements

1: appointed as the Prime Minister’s trade envoy to Angola and Zambia.[HCWS688] - Speech Link

5. British Council
09/06/2021 - Lords Chamber

1: pandemic. I fought hard to get the council back into Angola, for example. It is vital there and elsewhere for - Speech Link
2: Lords, I acknowledge the noble Baroness’s work in Angola. I know that she is involved with the British Council - Speech Link

Latest Speeches
Recent Questions related to Angola
1. Angola: Droughts
asked by: Thangam Debbonaire
03/02/2020
... what discussions his Department has had with the Angolan Government on the recent droughts in that country.

2. Angola: Droughts
asked by: Thangam Debbonaire
22/01/2020
... what steps his Department is taking to support people affected by recent droughts in Angola.

3. Angola: Droughts
asked by: Thangam Debbonaire
09/09/2019
... what steps his Department is taking to support people affected by recent droughts in Angola.

4. Angola: Commonwealth
asked by: Lord Steel of Aikwood
05/02/2019
...To ask Her Majesty's Government what plans they have to invite the President of Angola to visit the UK in order to discuss his stated wish to have his country join the Commonwealth.

5. Angola: Bomb Disposal
asked by: Matthew Offord
13/07/2021
... how much funding his Department has provided for mine clearance on contaminated land around Cuito Cuanavale in Angola.

Latest Questions
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5 Current APPG Officers
Laurence Robertson Portrait
Laurence Robertson
Vice Chair
Conservative - Tewkesbury
Joined: 29th September 2015
Contact Details

Registered Contact:

Chi Onwurah MP, House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA. Tel: 020 7219 7114.

Email: chi.onwurah.mp@parliament.uk

Public Enquiry Point:

Yusuf Hassan, Chatham House, 10 St James's Square, London SW1Y 4LE. Tel: 0207 314 3645

Email: yhassan@chathamhouse.org

Secretariat:

Chatham House acts as the group's secretariat. https://www.chathamhouse.org/

Benefits in Kind
Date
29 Jan 2021
Source
Chatham House
Description
Secretariat   From : 29/01/2021 To : 28/01/2022
Value
£9,001
Date
29 Jan 2020
Source
Chatham House
Description
Secretariat   From : 29/01/2020 To : 28/01/2021
Value
£10,501
Date
18 Jul 2018
Source
Chatham House
Description
Secretariat   From : 18/07/2018 To : 17/07/2019
Value
£9,001
Date
18 Jul 2017
Source
Chatham House
Description
Secretariat   From : 18/07/2017 To : 17/07/2018
Value
£9,001
Date
1 Jan 2016
Source
Chatham House
Description
Secretariat   From : 01/01/2016 To : 31/12/2016
Value
£9,001
Date
1 Jan 2015
Source
Chatham House
Description
Secretariat   From : 01/01/2015 To : 31/12/2015
Value
£9,001

No direct financial benefits are on record for the Angola APPG

Former APPG Officers
Lord Boateng Portrait
Lord Boateng
Vice Chair
Labour - Life peer
Joined: 31st August 2016
Departed: 27th January 2021
Lord Hughes of Woodside Portrait
Lord Hughes of Woodside
Co-Chair
Labour - Life peer
Joined: 29th September 2015
Departed: 5th November 2019
No other APPG Memberships
Lord Steel of Aikwood Portrait
Lord Steel of Aikwood
Vice Chair
Non-affiliated - Retired on 27 March 2020
Joined: 29th September 2015
Departed: 21st July 2016
No other APPG Memberships