Central America APPG

First Registered: 08/11/2017 • Last updated on: 06/10/2021

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To encourage political interest in Central America and to meet with politicians from that area who are visiting the UK.

Note: All-Party Parliamentary Groups (APPGs) are informal, cross-party groups formed by MPs and Members of the House of Lords who share a common interest in a particular policy area, region or country. APPGs have no official status within Parliament.

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Recent Documents related to Central America

1. Explanatory memorandum: Agreement Establishing an Association between the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland and Central America [MS No.32/2019]
05/08/2019 - Treaty
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Found: of Great Britain and Northern Ireland and Central America Title of the Agreement: Agreement establishing

2. European Economic Area data tables – Immigration Statistics, year ending June 2020
27/08/2020 - Home Office
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Found: z 168 2004 America North *Total America North 701 450 14 z 194 13 z 30 2004 America Central and South

3. Continuing the UK's trade relationship with Central America: parliamentary report
06/08/2019 - Department for International Trade
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Found: Central America (Costa Rica, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Nicaragua and Panama) Trade Relationship

4. European Economic Area data tables – Immigration Statistics, year ending March 2020
27/07/2020 - Home Office
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Found: z 168 2004 America North *Total America North 701 450 14 z 194 13 z 30 2004 America Central and South

5. Settlement data tables – Immigration Statistics, year ending March 2021
18/06/2021 - Home Office
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Found: z z z z 2004 America North *Total America North 5347 1385 z z z z z 2004 America Central and South *Total

Latest Documents
Recent Speeches related to Central America

1. European Union (Definition of Treaties) (Political Dialogue and Cooperation Agreement) (Cuba) Order 2018
18/07/2018 - Grand Committee

1: reduce non-tariff barriers to trade. The EU-Central America Association Agreement will enhance co-operation - Speech Link
2: might explore this further.What is the central American instrument expected to achieve in both - Speech Link
3: aspects to be covered? Could our knowledge from our central American partners of what is happening in migration - Speech Link

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

1: response to Covid has varied enormously within Latin America. In Brazil, the laissez-faire attitude of the Government - Speech Link
2: Coussins, on securing this important debate on Latin America, which is of great interest to many across the - Speech Link

3. Latin America: Future Foreign Policy
21/04/2021 - Lords Chamber

1: despite the Minister’s positive words, Latin America gets just two brief paragraphs in the recent integrated - Speech Link
2: reassure her and your Lordships’ House that Latin America continues to be an important partner for the UK - Speech Link
3: partners in the Commonwealth on relations with Latin America, including on trade, the environment, security - Speech Link

4. The UK’s Relationship with the Pacific Alliance (International Relations Committee Report)
01/02/2021 - Grand Committee

1: trade associations and organisations in the Latin America region. In global terms it is relatively small - Speech Link
2: coherent, well thought-through approach to Latin America as a whole, and to its regional and subregional - Speech Link
3: Britain has strong historical ties with Latin America that we have let decline. As a policy analyst working - Speech Link

5. Venezuela
28/01/2019 - Commons Chamber

1: one of the richest democratic countries in South America and the world. It has the largest proven oil reserves - Speech Link
2: should be pretty well the richest country in Latin America. It used to be, and it could be still. He painted - Speech Link
3: movement of population we have ever seen in Latin America, certainly of those caused by one person’s bad - Speech Link

Latest Speeches
Recent Questions related to Central America
1. Central America: Immigrants
asked by: Jim Cunningham
... what discussions she has had with her (a) US and (b) Mexican counterparts on the provision of aid for migrants travelling north from Central America through Mexico.

2. Exports: Central America
asked by: Bill Esterson
... what steps he is taking with Cabinet colleagues to promote regional exports to (a) Central America and (b) Panama.

3. Overseas Trade: Central America
asked by: Imran Ahmad Khan
... what recent steps her Department has taken to help increase the volume of trade between the UK and Central America.

4. Central America: Carbon Emissions
asked by: Catherine West
... what recent discussions she has had with her Central American counterparts on UK support for those countries in achieving net zero emissions.

5. Central America: Human Rights
asked by: Helen Goodman
... what recent discussions he has had with his counterparts in Central America on human rights.

Latest Questions
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11 Current APPG Officers
Lord Jones of Cheltenham Portrait
Lord Jones of Cheltenham
Vice Chair
Liberal Democrat - Life peer
Joined: 8th November 2017
Contact Details

Registered Contact:

Andrew Rosindell MP, House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA. Tel: 020 7219 8475.

Email: andrew.rosindell.mp@parliament.uk

Public Enquiry Point:

Philippa Broom

Email: philippabroom@icloud.com

No benefits in kind are on record for the Central America APPG

No direct financial benefits are on record for the Central America APPG