Population, Development and Reproductive Health APPG

First Registered: 30/07/2015 • Last updated on: 06/10/2021

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To ensure the full implementation of the International Conference on Population and Development's programme of Action with specific reference to stabilisation of the world's population through choice and ensuring sustainable development in the UK and abroad.

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 Population, Development and Reproductive Health

1. MP_Financial_Information object (10270)
11/01/2020 - MP Financial Interests

Found: European Parliamentary Forum on Sexual and Reproductive Health
Address of donor: 23 Rue Montoyer, 1000

2. Policy and legal analysis notes: a review of the National Adolescent Health and Development Strategy in Nepal
13/08/2020 - Department for International Development
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Found: A review of the National Adolescent Health and Development Strategy in Nepal Deepak Thapa and Sohela

3. UK SRHR Network - written evidence
12/02/2019 - Inquiry: UK progress on the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) - International Development Committee
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Found: International Development Select Committee Enquiry into UK progress on the Sustainable Development Goals SummaryThe

4. MP_Financial_Information object (9011)
11/01/2020 - MP Financial Interests

Found: European Parliamentary Forum on Sexual and Reproductive Health
Address of donor: 23 Rue Montoyer, 1000

5. Reproductive health: 2019 update
05/11/2019 - Public Health England (PHE)
- View source

Found: Reproductive health: 2019 update - GOV.UK

Latest Documents
Recent Speeches related to Population, Development and Reproductive Health

1. Global Population Growth
11/03/2021 - Lords Chamber

1: Government whether issues relating to global population growth will be on the agenda for COP 26; and - Speech Link
2: nature, finance and adaptation and resilience. Population growth is not an explicit focus for the COP. - Speech Link
3: recognise that the pressures of increasing global population lead to cut and burn of vegetation and a number - Speech Link

2. Global Gender Equality
17/06/2019 - Lords Chamber

1: rights. For example, language on sexual and reproductive health services for survivors of sexual violence - Speech Link
2: sexual and reproductive rights. I declare an interest as vice-chair of the APPG on Population, Development - Speech Link

3. Reproductive Rights
16/05/2018 - Westminster Hall

1: That this House has considered access to reproductive rights around the world.It is a pleasure - Speech Link
2: charges—such women make up 25% of the female prison population.The number of maternal deaths resulting - Speech Link
3: policy may be called “protecting life in global health assistance”, but it is clear that it is leading - Speech Link

4. Women’s Health Strategy
08/03/2021 - Commons Chamber

1: would like to make a statement about the women’s health strategy. Today is International Women’s Day, and - Speech Link

5. Women’s Rights: SheDecides Day
04/03/2019 - Lords Chamber

1: UK’s strong record of supporting sexual and reproductive health and rights around the world, will the Government - Speech Link
2: directing a lot of funding towards the United Nations Population Fund, the UNFPA, of which the UK is a major supporter - Speech Link
3: donors in family planning and sexual and reproductive health for women and girls. The family planning - Speech Link

Latest Speeches
Recent Questions related to Population, Development and Reproductive Health
1. Population
asked by: Viscount Craigavon
10/07/2020
... published on 30 June.

2. Population
asked by: Lord Brooke of Alverthorpe
25/02/2021
... what proposals they have to address any such issues.

3. Population
asked by: Mark Hendrick
03/02/2021
... what assessment his Department has made of the implications for its policies of the (a) UK’s ageing population and (b) recent reduction in annual birth rate.

4. Population
asked by: Lord West of Spithead
18/10/2021
...To ask Her Majesty's Government whether they intend to raise the subject of global overpopulation at COP26; and what proposals they have to address it.

5. Population
asked by: Lord Brooke of Alverthorpe
04/05/2020
...To ask Her Majesty's Government what steps they are taking to restrain and reverse the projected growth in the world’s population.

Latest Questions
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18 Current APPG Officers
Baroness Hussein-Ece Portrait
Baroness Hussein-Ece
Joint Co-Chair
Liberal Democrat - Life peer
Joined: 30th July 2015
Baroness Sugg Portrait
Baroness Sugg
Joint Co-Chair
Conservative - Life peer
Joined: 27th January 2021
2 APPG Memberships
Global Education , War Crimes
Holly Lynch Portrait
Holly Lynch
Vice Chair
Labour - Halifax
Joined: 30th July 2015
2 APPG Memberships
British Museum , Fairtrade
Baroness Jenkin of Kennington Portrait
Baroness Jenkin of Kennington
Treasurer
Conservative - Life peer
Joined: 30th July 2015
Lord Mann Portrait
Lord Mann
Officer
Non-affiliated - Life peer
Joined: 28th September 2017
Baroness Blackstone Portrait
Baroness Blackstone
Officer
Labour Independent - Life peer
Joined: 31st July 2019
1 APPG Membership
Respiratory Health
Baroness Sheehan Portrait
Baroness Sheehan
Officer
Liberal Democrat - Life peer
Joined: 28th September 2017
Baroness Flather Portrait
Baroness Flather
Officer
Crossbench - Life peer
Joined: 30th July 2015
1 APPG Membership
India
Baroness Massey of Darwen Portrait
Baroness Massey of Darwen
Officer
Labour - Life peer
Joined: 30th July 2015
Lord Hussain Portrait
Lord Hussain
Officer
Liberal Democrat - Life peer
Joined: 18th July 2018
Contact Details

Registered Contact:

Mrs Pauline Latham MP, House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA. Tel: 020 7219 7110.

Email: pauline.latham.mp@parliament.uk

Public Enquiry Point:

Ann Mette Kjaerby, All-Party Parliamentary Group on Population, Development & Reproductive Health, Room CM2/03, House of Lords, London SW1A OPW. Tel: 07791 082 036

Email: kjaerbym@parliament.uk

Group's Website:

https://www.appg-pdrh.uk/

Benefits in Kind
Date
10 Jul 2019
Source
European Parliamentary Forum on Sexual and Reproductive Health
Description
Met costs to allow a member of the group to attend 3 events held between June and July 2019 in Zambia, Belgium and Armenia
Value
£1,501
Date
10 Jul 2019
Source
International Planned Parenthood Federation
Description
Reception held on 10 July 2019
Value
£7,501
Date
2 Jun 2019
Source
European Parliamentary Forum on Sexual and Reproductive Rights
Description
Met costs for a member to attend the Women Deliver Conference in Vancouver   From : 02/06/2019 To : 06/06/2019
Value
£1,501
Date
21 Oct 2018
Source
United Nations Population Fund
Description
Met costs for two members and advisor to attend conference in Ottawa, Canada   From : 21/10/2018 To : 24/10/2018
Value
£4,501
Date
9 Jul 2018
Source
International Planned Parenthood Federation
Description
Reception held on 9 July 2018
Value
£6,001
Date
1 Nov 2017
Source
European Parliamentary Forum on Population and Development
Description
Costs met to allow a member (or staff) of the group to attend 3 conferences held between August and November 2017
Value
£1,501
Date
11 Jul 2017
Source
International Planned Parenthood Federation
Description
Reception held on 11 July 2017
Value
£4,501
Date
23 Jan 2017
Source
European Parliamentary Forum on Population and Development
Description
Costs met for 2 members to attend a study tour in El Guatemala and Salvador   From : 23/01/2017 To : 27/01/2017
Value
£3,001
Date
11 Dec 2016
Source
European Parliamentary Forum on Population and Development
Description
Flight, hotel, and per diem costs met for a member to attend a meeting in Ivory Coast   From : 11/12/2016 To : 14/12/2016
Value
£1,501
Date
11 Dec 2016
Source
European Parliamentary Forum on Population and Development
Description
Flight, hotel, and per diem costs met for a member to attend a meeting in Ivory Coast. [Value shown here also includes a previous visit (whose individual value falls below the threshold for registration) for which flight, other travel, hotel and per diem costs were met for one member to attend a conference in Copenhagen from 15-20 May 2016].   From : 11/12/2016 To : 14/12/2016
Value
£1,501
Date
4 May 2016
Source
European Parliamentary Forum on Population and Development
Description
Event
Value
£1,501
Date
9 Dec 2015
Source
European Parliamentary Forum on Population and Development
Description
Flight, accommodation, per diem, hospitality and visa costs met for a member to attend a meeting in Benin   From : 09/12/2015 To : 11/12/2015
Value
£1,501
Date
17 Jul 2015
Source
International Planned Parenthood Federation
Description
Reception
Value
£4,501
Date
11 Jul 2015
Source
European Parliamentary Forum on Population and Development
Description
Flight, hotel, other transport, visa and per diem for 2 members to attend a conference and study tour in Ethiopia   From : 11/07/2015 To : 18/07/2015
Value
£3,001
Date
15 Apr 2015
Source
European Parliamentary Forum on Population and Development
Description
Flight, hotel, other transport and per diem for 2 members to attend a conference in Germany   From : 15/04/2015 To : 18/04/2015
Value
£1,501
Financial Benefits Received
Date
4 May 2021
Source
United Nations Population Fund
Value
£50,126
Date
16 Mar 2021
Source
European Parliamentary Forum on Sexual and Reproductive Rights
Value
£28,255
Date
21 Dec 2020
Source
International Planned Parenthood Federation
Value
£5,000
Date
24 Jul 2020
Source
Marie Stopes International
Value
£5,000
Date
2 Apr 2020
Source
United Nations Population Fund
Value
£55,919
Date
27 Mar 2020
Source
European Parliamentary Forum on Sexual and Reproductive Rights
Value
£32,288
Date
19 Jul 2019
Source
Marie Stopes International
Value
£5,000
Date
5 Jul 2019
Source
International Planned Parenthood Federation
Value
£15,585
Date
24 May 2019
Source
European Parliamentary Forum on Sexual and Reproductive Health
Value
£30,927
Date
29 Mar 2019
Source
United Nations Population Fund
Value
£53,003
Date
12 Oct 2018
Source
International Planned Parenthood Federation
Value
£14,869
Date
24 Apr 2018
Source
United Nations Population Fund
Value
£49,684
Date
13 Feb 2018
Source
European Parliamentary Forum on Population and Developing (EPF)
Value
£28,414
Date
13 Feb 2018
Source
European Parliamentary Forum on Population and Development
Value
£28,414
Date
22 Dec 2017
Source
Marie Stopes International
Value
£5,000
Date
8 Mar 2017
Source
United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA)
Value
£56,862
Date
16 Dec 2016
Source
International Planned Parenthood Federation
Value
£19,738
Date
8 Apr 2016
Source
Marie Stopes International
Value
£7,000
Date
22 Mar 2016
Source
European Parliamentary Forum on Population and Development
Value
£27,245
Date
7 Mar 2016
Source
United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA)
Value
£48,222
Date
8 Jan 2016
Source
International Planned Parenthood Federation (IPPF)
Value
£16,824
Date
2 Jul 2015
Source
United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA)
Value
£43,917
Date
19 Jun 2015
Source
Marie Stopes International (MSI)
Value
£10,000
Former APPG Officers
Baroness Tonge Portrait
Baroness Tonge
Co-Chair
Non-affiliated - Retired on 19 February 2021
Joined: 30th July 2015
Departed: 16th December 2020
No other APPG Memberships
Liz McInnes Portrait
Liz McInnes
Secretary
Labour - Former Member for Heywood and Middleton
Joined: 21st July 2016
Departed: 5th November 2019
No other APPG Memberships
Karl Turner Portrait
Karl Turner
Officer
Labour - Kingston upon Hull East
Joined: 28th September 2017
Departed: 19th June 2019
1 APPG Membership
University of Hull
Lord Purvis of Tweed Portrait
Lord Purvis of Tweed
Officer
Liberal Democrat - Life peer
Joined: 28th September 2017
Departed: 19th June 2019
None Portrait
Lord Rea
Officer
Joined: 30th July 2015
Departed: 19th June 2019
Baroness Gould of Potternewton Portrait
Baroness Gould of Potternewton
Officer
Labour - Retired on 22 July 2019
Joined: 30th July 2015
Departed: 19th June 2019
No other APPG Memberships
Kirsty Blackman Portrait
Kirsty Blackman
Officer
Scottish National Party - Aberdeen North
Joined: 30th July 2015
Departed: 2nd May 2017
Cat Smith Portrait
Cat Smith
Officer
Labour - Lancaster and Fleetwood
Joined: 30th July 2015
Departed: 2nd May 2017
Heather Wheeler Portrait
Heather Wheeler
Chair & Registered Contact
Conservative - South Derbyshire
Joined: 30th July 2015
Departed: 12th October 2016
Baroness Manzoor Portrait
Baroness Manzoor
Secretary
Conservative - Life peer
Joined: 30th July 2015
Departed: 3rd June 2016
1 APPG Membership
Nutrition for Growth
Lyn Brown Portrait
Lyn Brown
Officer
Labour - West Ham
Joined: 30th July 2015
Departed: 3rd June 2016