Tunisia APPG

First Registered: 26/04/2018 • Last updated on: 17/11/2021

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To build and foster relations between Britain and Tunisia and to develop a fundamental knowledge of the socio economic, social, and political problems facing the country.

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Recent Documents related to Tunisia

1. Explanatory memorandum: UK/Tunisia: Agreement establishing an Association
24/10/2019 - Treaty
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Found: trading relationship with the Republic of Tunisia (“Tunisia”) is governed by the Euro-Mediterranean Agreement

2. Continuing the UK's trade relationship with Tunisia: parliamentary report
25/10/2019 - Department for International Trade
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Found: Tunisia Trade Relationship with Tunisia Agreement establishing an association between

3. Agreement done at London on 4 October 2019, establishing an association between the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland and the Republic of Tunisia
24/10/2019 - Treaty
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Found: International treaty UK/Tunisia: Agreement establishing an Association [CS Tunisia No.1/2019] This

4. Summary of the UK-Tunisia association agreement
25/10/2019 - Department for International Trade
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Found: Summary of the UK-Tunisia association agreement - GOV.UK

5. Conor Burns celebrates 2,000 year old Tunisian trade links
29/10/2019 - Department for International Trade
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Found: the Tunisia-UK Trade and Investment Forum on opportunities for trade between the UK and Tunisia.

Latest Documents
Recent Speeches related to Tunisia

1. Tunisia
30/11/2016 - Lords Chamber

1: what is their current political strategy towards Tunisia, and what plans they have to further develop economic - Speech Link
2: British Council’s annual Hammamet conference in Tunisia last weekend. The noble Baroness, my noble friend - Speech Link

2. Oral Answers to Questions
15/04/2021 - Commons Chamber

1: to Tunisia and Libya. There is great merit in strengthening the trading relationship with Tunisia. Our - Speech Link
2: look into this so that trade is made easy with Tunisia, which is eager to build an even stronger trading - Speech Link

3. Foreign Affairs Council
25/10/2016 - Written Statements

1: exploit the EU’s soft power.TunisiaThe Council discussed Tunisia and adopted conclusions on the - Speech Link

4. Support for Witnesses of Terror Attacks Overseas
14/09/2017 - Commons Chamber

1: number of such attacks has only continued to grow—Tunisia, Nice, Stockholm, Paris and Barcelona, to name - Speech Link
2: In the case of the terrible event in Sousse, in Tunisia, where the hon. Gentleman’s constituent witnessed - Speech Link

5. UK Flight Ban: Sharm El Sheikh
13/12/2017 - Commons Chamber

1: surprise to my hon. Friend that the ban on flights to Tunisia, which is immediately opposite ISIL- infested beaches - Speech Link
2: that the UK was now encouraging tourism back to Tunisia, and they took it as a bit of an affront that we - Speech Link
3: the resumption of holiday flights from the UK to Tunisia; and calls on the Government to review the situation - Speech Link

Latest Speeches
Recent Questions related to Tunisia
1. Tunisia
asked by: Baroness Goudie
22/06/2021
... in Tunisia.

2. Tunisia: Coronavirus
asked by: Alan Brown
08/09/2020
... for what reasons Tunisia has not been added to the travel corridor list.

3. Tunisia: Coronavirus
asked by: Damien Moore
21/07/2021
... what assistance his Department is providing to Tunisia to help tackle the covid-19 pandemic in that country.

4. Tunisia: Coronavirus
asked by: Wayne David
22/07/2021
... what assessment he has made of the adequacy of the UK’s support to Tunisia’s covid-19 vaccination programme; and what discussions he has had with his international counterparts on the provision of further support from the international community to that programme.

5. Tunisia: Coronavirus
asked by: Damien Moore
10/09/2021
... what bilateral assistance his Department is providing Tunisia to help the respond to the covid-19 outbreak in that country.

Latest Questions
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7 Current APPG Officers
Damien Moore Portrait
Damien Moore
Chair & Registered Contact
Conservative - Southport
Joined: 26th April 2018
4 APPG Memberships
Belgium , Libya , Luxembourg , Veterans
Philip Hollobone Portrait
Philip Hollobone
Secretary
Conservative - Kettering
Joined: 26th April 2018
2 APPG Memberships
District Councils , Flags and Heraldry
Contact Details

Registered Contact:

Damien Moore MP, House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA. Tel: 01704 500577.

Email: damien.moore.mp@parliament.uk

Public Enquiry Point:

Daniel Dewhurst, Office of Damien Moore MP, House of Commons, London SW1A 0AA. Tel: 01704 500 577

Email: daniel.dewhurst@parliament.uk

Benefits in Kind
Date
6 Nov 2018
Source
Tunisian National Tourism Office UK and Ireland
Description
Visit to Tunisia   From : 06/11/2018 To : 09/11/2018   Cost Met : Flights, accommodation, travel, food and drink.
Value
£10,501

No direct financial benefits are on record for the Tunisia APPG

Former APPG Officers
Andrew Murrison Portrait
Andrew Murrison
Vice Chair
Conservative - South West Wiltshire
Joined: 26th April 2018
Departed: 19th June 2019
No other APPG Memberships
Eddie Hughes Portrait
Eddie Hughes
Vice Chair
Conservative - Walsall North
Joined: 26th April 2018
Departed: 19th June 2019
No other APPG Memberships
Lord Steel of Aikwood Portrait
Lord Steel of Aikwood
President
Non-affiliated - Retired on 27 March 2020
Joined: 26th April 2018
Departed: 19th June 2019
No other APPG Memberships