Brazil APPG

First Registered: 03/02/2016 • Last updated on: 06/10/2021

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To foster good international relations between the UK and Brazil and to assist in raising awareness amongst parliamentarians and the public of the developments that have been taking place in Brazil.

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Recent Documents related to Brazil

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

2. Brazil: note on consular certificates
02/09/2020 - Foreign, Commonwealth & Development Office
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Found: Guidance Brazil: note on consular certificates The British Embassy and British

3. UK-Brazil 4th Economic and Financial Dialogue: Joint Statement
11/12/2020 - HM Treasury
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Found: Minister of Brazil and the Chancellor of the Exchequer of the UK at the Fourth UK -Brazil Economic and

4. Brazil: note on marriage validity
02/09/2020 - Foreign, Commonwealth & Development Office
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Found: Guidance Brazil: note on marriage validity The differences of marriage validity

5. Rape and sexual assault in Brazil: local guide
21/01/2021 - Foreign, Commonwealth & Development Office
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Found: Guidance Rape and sexual assault in Brazil: local guide Information for British nationals

Latest Documents
Recent Speeches related to Brazil

1. Amazon Deforestation
07/10/2019 - Westminster Hall

1: UN sanction Brazil to halt increased deforestation of the Amazon. The government of Brazil led by Bolsonaro - Speech Link
2: called for the EU to impose trade sanctions on Brazil to halt the deforestation because they fear genocide - Speech Link
3: The hon. Gentleman is absolutely right to mention Brazil, but I understand that it is responsible for about - Speech Link

2. Deforestation in the Amazon
23/06/2021 - Westminster Hall

1: the world: areas such as the Atlantic forest in Brazil have also largely disappeared, all too often to - Speech Link

3. COVID-19 Pandemic in Latin America
20/10/2021 - Lords Chamber

1: has varied enormously within Latin America. In Brazil, the laissez-faire attitude of the Government left - Speech Link
2: been responsible for the huge number of deaths in Brazil. In general, the pandemic has highlighted the inadequacy - Speech Link
3: voucher in Costa Rica and the emergency voucher in Brazil. Some countries have been able to take advantage - Speech Link

4. Covid-19: Brazilian Variant
02/03/2021 - Lords Chamber

1: Organization, the P1 variant that originated in Brazil has been found in at least 15 countries which are - Speech Link
2: of the Covid virus and that the passenger from Brazil, who is somewhere in south Gloucestershire, will - Speech Link
3: mutation might be the significant change in both the Brazil and South African variants, it might be one of - Speech Link

5. Oral Answers to Questions
03/09/2019 - Commons Chamber

1: reaffirm our commitment to working in partnership with Brazil on a range of issues, including the environment - Speech Link
2: complements the trading activities that we have with Brazil, which ensure that the Brazilian economy grows - Speech Link
3: to be used against Brazil to put pressure on it. Given that a Minister was in Brazil recently, what pressure - Speech Link

Latest Speeches
Recent Questions related to Brazil
1. Brazil: Rainforests
asked by: Marquess of Lothian
24/07/2020
... of deforestation in the Amazon.

2. Rainforests: Brazil
asked by: Preet Kaur Gill
13/07/2020
... and (b) effect of that deforestation on UK businesses operating in Brazil.

3. Brazil: Rainforests
asked by: Preet Kaur Gill
14/07/2020
... what representations has he made to his Brazilian counterpart on the (a) continued deforestation of the Amazon rainforest and (b) the effect of that deforestation on UK businesses operating in Brazil.

4. Brazil: Rainforests
asked by: Alex Sobel
11/11/2020
... what steps he is taking to help ensure the protection of the Amazon rainforest from increased illegal deforestation; and what plans he has to prevent UK businesses from using products sourced from illegally deforested land.

5. Supermarkets: Brazil
asked by: Fleur Anderson
22/06/2020
... what assessment she has made of the potential effect of Brazil’s proposed new legislation (PL 2633/2020) on the ability of UK supermarkets to trade with Brazil.

Latest Questions
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16 Current APPG Officers
Marco Longhi Portrait
Marco Longhi
Chair & Registered Contact
Conservative - Dudley North
Joined: 16th December 2020
Lee Anderson Portrait
Lee Anderson
Vice Chair
Conservative - Ashfield
Joined: 16th December 2020
No other APPG Memberships
Andy Carter Portrait
Andy Carter
Vice Chair
Conservative - Warrington South
Joined: 16th December 2020
Brendan Clarke-Smith Portrait
Brendan Clarke-Smith
Vice Chair
Conservative - Bassetlaw
Joined: 16th December 2020
Robert Halfon Portrait
Robert Halfon
Vice Chair
Conservative - Harlow
Joined: 16th December 2020
Lord Watts Portrait
Lord Watts
Vice Chair
Labour - Life peer
Joined: 3rd February 2016
3 APPG Memberships
Belize , Darts , Music
Contact Details

Registered Contact:

Marco Longhi MP, House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA. Tel: 020 7219 8598.

Email: marco.longhi.mp@parliament.uk

Benefits in Kind
Date
25 Jun 2016
Source
Anglo Brazilian Society
Description
Drinks reception
Value
£3,001
Date
1 Jan 2016
Source
Anglo-Brazilian Society
Description
Secretariat   From : 01/01/2016 To : 31/12/2016
Value
£3,001
Date
1 Jan 2015
Source
Anglo-Brazilian Society
Description
Secretariat   From : 01/01/2015 To : 31/12/2015
Value
£3,001

No direct financial benefits are on record for the Brazil APPG

Former APPG Officers
Mark Prisk Portrait
Mark Prisk
Chair & Registered Contact
Conservative - Former Member for Hertford and Stortford
Joined: 26th April 2018
Departed: 5th November 2019
No other APPG Memberships
Daniel Kawczynski Portrait
Daniel Kawczynski
Treasurer
Conservative - Shrewsbury and Atcham
Joined: 3rd February 2016
Departed: 5th November 2019
Lord Purvis of Tweed Portrait
Lord Purvis of Tweed
Secretary
Liberal Democrat - Life peer
Joined: 21st July 2016
Departed: 5th November 2019
Greg Hands Portrait
Greg Hands
Vice Chair
Conservative - Chelsea and Fulham
Joined: 19th June 2019
Departed: 5th November 2019
No other APPG Memberships
Graham P Jones Portrait
Graham P Jones
Vice Chair
Labour - Former Member for Hyndburn
Joined: 19th June 2019
Departed: 5th November 2019
No other APPG Memberships
Laurence Robertson Portrait
Laurence Robertson
Chair & Registered Contact
Conservative - Tewkesbury
Joined: 3rd February 2016
Departed: 2nd May 2017
Michael Dugher Portrait
Michael Dugher
Vice Chair
Labour - Former Member for Barnsley East
Joined: 3rd February 2016
Departed: 2nd May 2017
No other APPG Memberships
Roger Godsiff Portrait
Roger Godsiff
Vice Chair
Labour - Former Member for Birmingham, Hall Green
Joined: 3rd February 2016
Departed: 2nd May 2017
No other APPG Memberships
Lord Alderdice Portrait
Lord Alderdice
Vice Chair
Liberal Democrat - Life peer
Joined: 3rd February 2016
Departed: 2nd May 2017
Lord Rogan Portrait
Lord Rogan
Secretary
Ulster Unionist Party - Life peer
Joined: 3rd February 2016
Departed: 2nd May 2017