Maldives APPG

First Registered: 30/07/2015 • Last updated on: 15/06/2022

To raise awareness of key issues in the Maldives including environmental, educational, political and social issues and problems facing the country.

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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15 Current APPG Officers
Lord Truscott Portrait
Lord Truscott
Vice Chair
Non-affiliated - Life peer
Joined: 12th October 2016
1 APPG Membership
Lord Khan of Burnley Portrait
Lord Khan of Burnley
Vice Chair
Labour - Life peer
Joined: 9th February 2022
Shailesh Vara Portrait
Shailesh Vara
Vice Chair
Conservative - North West Cambridgeshire
Joined: 4th May 2022
2 APPG Memberships
India , Mongolia
Rehman Chishti Portrait
Rehman Chishti
Vice Chair
Conservative - Gillingham and Rainham
Joined: 4th May 2022
Lisa Cameron Portrait
Lisa Cameron
Vice Chair
Scottish National Party - East Kilbride, Strathaven and Lesmahagow
Joined: 4th May 2022
Contact Details

Registered Contact:

Yasmin Qureshi MP, House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA. Tel: 020 7219 7019.


23 Jul 2016
Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Maldives
Flights and accommodation for visit to Maldives   From : 23/07/2016 To : 29/07/2016
13 Feb 2016
High Commission of the Maldives
Flights, other transport and accommodation for visit to Maldives   From : 13/02/2016 To : 21/02/2016

No direct financial benefits are on record for the Maldives APPG

Former APPG Officers
Mark Pritchard Portrait
Mark Pritchard
Vice Chair
Conservative - The Wrekin
Joined: 30th July 2015
Departed: 23rd March 2022
David Amess Portrait
David Amess
Chair & Registered Contact
Conservative - Former Member for Southend West
Joined: 30th July 2015
Departed: 6th October 2021
No other APPG Memberships
Roger Godsiff Portrait
Roger Godsiff
Vice Chair
Labour - Former Member for Birmingham, Hall Green
Joined: 21st November 2018
Departed: 5th November 2019
No other APPG Memberships
Matthew Offord Portrait
Matthew Offord
Conservative - Hendon
Joined: 28th September 2017
Departed: 31st July 2019
Andrew Percy Portrait
Andrew Percy
Conservative - Brigg and Goole
Joined: 30th July 2015
Departed: 31st August 2016
Guto Bebb Portrait
Guto Bebb
Independent - Former Member for Aberconwy
Joined: 30th July 2015
Departed: 31st August 2016
No other APPG Memberships