The primary objective of the APPG is to raise awareness of the UN among MPs and Peers; about its contributions across the areas of peace and security, development and human rights; about the scope of international law and its relevance to the UK; and about the applicability of the UN to the British electorate.
1. United Nations Day on 24 October 2020
22/10/2020 - Early Day Motions
Found: celebrating United Nations Day on 24 October 2020, marking the 75th anniversary of the United Nations Charter
2. United Nations Day: The UK and the UN
30/09/2019 - Parliamentary Research
Found: 30 September 2019 United Nations Day: The UK and the UN United Nations Day takes place on 24 October
3. Indigenous Languages: Are They in Danger?
05/08/2019 - Parliamentary Research
Found: Working Group on Indigenous Populations at the United Nations (UN) in 1982.1 As part of the international
4. Human Rights Day: 10 December 2018
06/12/2018 - Parliamentary Research
Found: declaration with 48 states in favour and eight nations abstaining from the vote but none dissenting. The
5. UK/Secretariat of UN Framework Convention on Climate Change, Kyoto Protocol and Paris Agreement: Draft Agreement regarding the 26th Session of the Conference of the Parties to the UNFCCC and sessions/conferences of the other treaties [TS No.16/2021]
07/07/2021 - Foreign, Commonwealth & Development Office
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the Secretariat of the United
Nations Framework Convention on Climate
1. UN Mission in Mali: Armed Forces Deployment
14/12/2020 - Lords Chamber
1: battlegroup will complete their deployment into the United Nations mission in Mali, known as MINUSMA. Over recent - Speech Link
2: an international peacekeeping force of over 60 nations, led by the Swedish UN mission force commander - Speech Link
3: Mali. They will bolster our standing in the United Nations and will help us in our endeavours to make - Speech Link
2. Union with Scotland
04/11/2020 - Lords Chamber
1: importance of the union. The UK is a family of nations that share social, cultural and economic ties that - Speech Link
2: of one of the most successful partnerships of nations. The Prime Minister has created the Cabinet Committee - Speech Link
3: need to deliver formal representation for our nations and regions”in a reformed House of Lords - Speech Link
3. Covid-19: Co-ordination with Devolved Administrations
08/07/2021 - Lords Chamber
1: co-ordinate relaxing Covid-19 restrictions across the United Kingdom; and what assessment they have made of - Speech Link
2: taken after full discussion between the four UK nations. England might call 19 July “freedom day” and end - Speech Link
3: rules across the four nations should be the same wherever possible. All four nations have previously said - Speech Link
30/06/2020 - Lords Chamber
1: peninsula, and we are an active member of the United Nations Command, which continues its important work - Speech Link
2: aggressor ensures the survival of free and democratic nations. The war lasted three years, with 3 million deaths - Speech Link
3: lieutenant-general, was of course signed on behalf of the United Nations Command. The period since then has been punctuated - Speech Link
5. UN Peacebuilding Fund: Financial Support
10/06/2021 - Lords Chamber
1: financial support they will provide (1) to the United Nations Peacebuilding Fund, and (2) to other peacebuilding - Speech Link
2: Lords, the United Kingdom has been one of the first and biggest supporters of the United Nations Peacebuilding - Speech Link
3: multilateral agencies, particularly with the United Nations, and have engaged directly at the most senior - Speech Link
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