Trade out of Poverty APPG

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

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Organises seminars, inquiries, research and education campaigns to raise awareness in Parliament on removing barriers to trade and using trade as an engine for development in poor countries. The APPG aims to help developing countries achieve inclusive growth and prosperity through trade and investment.

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 Trade out of Poverty

1. Profile of development work: Rwanda
02/09/2020 - Foreign, Commonwealth & Development Office
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Found: DFID RWANDA poverty, deliver the Global Goals for Sustainable Development (SDGs) and tackle a

2. Global Trade Programme
19/12/2019 - Cabinet Office
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Found: Global Trade Programme - GOV.UK document

3. Brazil Prosperity Fund annual review 2020
24/06/2021 - Foreign, Commonwealth & Development Office
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Found: in Brazil to renew economic growth and reduce poverty, by reducing costs and stimulating competition

4. Health Poverty Action - written evidence
04/06/2019 - Inquiry: Drugs policy - Health and Social Care Committee
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Found: evidence - Health Poverty ActionDRP0071Written evidence from Health Poverty Action Health Poverty Action is an

5. DFID technical competency frameworks
05/12/2019 - Department for International Development
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Found: with the latest trends in global development, poverty reduction and UK policy. About the tec hnical

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Recent Speeches related to Trade out of Poverty

1. International Trade and Development Agency
12/12/2018 - Commons Chamber

1: to bring in a Bill to establish an International Trade and Development Agency to coordinate the development - Speech Link

2. Women in the Commonwealth: Trade and Investment
11/03/2020 - Westminster Hall

1: beg to move,That this House has considered trade and investment opportunities for women in the Commonwealth - Speech Link
2: Commonwealth countries are more likely to trade and invest with each other than with the rest of - Speech Link

3. Food, Poverty, Health and the Environment Committee Report
10/06/2021 - Lords Chamber

1: House takes note of the report from the Food, Poverty, Health and the Environment Committee Hungry for - Speech Link
2: debate on behalf of the Select Committee on Food, Poverty, Health and the Environment. I start by thanking - Speech Link

4. Global Britain
16/06/2020 - Commons Chamber

1: great tradition of the country that ended the slave trade and resisted totalitarianism.It is precisely - Speech Link
2: a vaccine and leading the global fight against poverty, climate change and gender inequality. We do not - Speech Link
3: would erode accountability and shift funds from poverty reduction. Let us start with the most basic question - Speech Link

5. Oral Answers to Questions
06/06/2019 - Commons Chamber

1: are exploring all options in the design of future trade policy, including how to tackle climate change. - Speech Link
2: who are interested in all these technologies. Our trade policy is focused absolutely on ensuring that our - Speech Link
3: Secretary of State has previously stated that“poverty reduction objectives are deemed to outweigh the - Speech Link

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Recent Questions related to Trade out of Poverty
1. Poverty
asked by: Baroness Hodgson of Abinger
12/11/2020
... Commonwealth and Development Office is retaining the Department for International Development's commitment to maintaining poverty reduction as the primary objective of UK spending.

2. Poverty
asked by: Baroness Hodgson of Abinger
12/11/2020
... Commonwealth and Development Office will continue to target UK aid to the poorest countries and people.

3. Poverty
asked by: Jon Trickett
15/01/2021
... Nottingham and Salford are in extreme poverty.

4. Poverty
asked by: Marion Fellows
11/01/2021
... what recent assessment she has made of the potential effect of the UK-EU Trade and Cooperation Agreement on levels of poverty in (a) the UK and (b) Scotland.

5. Poverty
asked by: Jon Trickett
11/12/2020
... if she will bring forward an anti-poverty strategy.

Latest Questions
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6 Current APPG Officers
Lord Purvis of Tweed Portrait
Lord Purvis of Tweed
Co-Chair
Liberal Democrat - Life peer
Joined: 27th March 2019
Lord Boateng Portrait
Lord Boateng
Vice Chair
Labour - Life peer
Joined: 28th September 2017
Lord Lilley Portrait
Lord Lilley
Vice Chair
Conservative - Life peer
Joined: 27th March 2019
No other APPG Memberships
Lord Green of Hurstpierpoint Portrait
Lord Green of Hurstpierpoint
Vice Chair
Crossbench - Life peer
Joined: 28th September 2017
No other APPG Memberships
Contact Details

Registered Contact:

Theo Clarke MP, House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA. Tel: 01785 245444.

Email: theo.clarke.mp@parliament.uk

Public Enquiry Point:

Lucy White, Saana Consulting Ltd, Unit 23, Lillyhall Business Centre, Workington, Cumbria CA14 4HA. Tel: 07398 245 805

Email: lucy@saana.com

Secretariat:

Saana Consulting Ltd acts as the group's secretariat. http://www.saana.com/

Group's Website:

http://www.saana.com/saana-institute/all-party-parliamentary-group-on-trade-out-of-poverty-appg-top/

Benefits in Kind
Date
28 Jan 2021
Source
Saana Consulting Ltd
Description
Secretariat   From : 28/01/2021 To : 27/01/2022
Value
£9,001
Date
28 Jan 2021
Source
Saana Consulting Ltd
Description
Secretariat   From : 28/01/2021 To : 27/01/2022
Value
£9,001
Date
28 Jan 2020
Source
Saana Consulting Ltd
Description
Secretariat   From : 28/01/2020 To : 27/01/2021
Value
£13,501
Date
1 Jan 2016
Source
Saana Consulting
Description
Secretariat   From : 01/01/2016 To : 31/12/2016
Value
£21,001
Date
1 Sep 2015
Source
Saana Consulting
Description
Secretariat   From : 01/09/2015 To : 31/12/2015
Value
£21,001

No direct financial benefits are on record for the Trade out of Poverty APPG

Former APPG Officers
Greg Hands Portrait
Greg Hands
Chair & Registered Contact
Conservative - Chelsea and Fulham
Joined: 31st July 2019
Departed: 5th November 2019
No other APPG Memberships
Hilary Benn Portrait
Hilary Benn
Officer
Labour - Leeds Central
Joined: 30th July 2015
Departed: 5th November 2019
None Portrait
Lord Borwick
Officer
Joined: 30th July 2015
Departed: 5th November 2019
James Cleverly Portrait
James Cleverly
Chair & Registered Contact
Conservative - Braintree
Joined: 28th September 2017
Departed: 8th May 2019
No other APPG Memberships
Lord Hastings of Scarisbrick Portrait
Lord Hastings of Scarisbrick
Vice Chair
Crossbench - Life peer
Joined: 30th July 2015
Departed: 2nd January 2019
None Portrait
Mr Peter Lilley
Chair & Registered Contact
Joined: 30th July 2015
Departed: 2nd May 2017
Robin Walker Portrait
Robin Walker
Secretary
Conservative - Worcester
Joined: 30th July 2015
Departed: 12th October 2016
No other APPG Memberships