Yemen APPG

First Registered: 30/07/2015 • Last updated on: 21/04/2021

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To educate parliamentarians about Yemen and to influence the UK government's policy and practice by promoting the cause of peace, human rights, justice and development for all the people of Yemen.

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 Yemen

1. International Relations Committee Report: Yemen: Giving Peace a Chance
26/03/2019 - Parliamentary Research

Found: 2019 International Relations Committee Report: Yemen: Giving Peace a Chance Debate on 1 April 2019

2. The Yemen Peace Process
21/05/2019 - Parliamentary Research

Found: DEBATE PACK CDP-0127 (2019) | 21 May 2019 The Yemen Peace Process Compiled by: Nigel Walker Julie Gill

3. Trade and investment factsheets (partner names beginning with W to Z)
12/02/2021 - Department for International Trade
- View source

Found: Yemen This factsheet provides the latest statistics on trade and investment between the UK and Yemen

4. YEMEN PEACE PROCESS
13/06/2019 - Early Day Motions

Found: continue the peace process in Yemen with all the relevant parties engaged in the Yemen war; recognises the strong

5. Statement from the Ambassadors of the G 19+ on Yemen
08/04/2019 - Foreign, Commonwealth & Development Office
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Found: Statement from the Ambassadors of the G 19+ on Yemen - GOV.UK document

Latest Documents
Recent Speeches related to Yemen

1. Yemen
08/02/2021 - Commons Chamber

1: ongoing conflict and humanitarian situation in Yemen remain a challenge for the international community - Speech Link
2: neglected by the west. The complex civil war in Yemen, now entering its seventh year, was named specifically - Speech Link

2. Yemen
24/09/2020 - Commons Chamber

1: e-petition 326932, Broker a ceasefire for all sides in Yemen to carry out humanitarian aid; oral evidence taken - Speech Link
2: That this House has considered the situation in Yemen.I am delighted to move the motion, and I - Speech Link

3. Yemen: Aid Funding
03/03/2021 - Lords Chamber

1: raising this Urgent Question. The situation in Yemen remains among the worst humanitarian crises in the - Speech Link
2: for the United Nations humanitarian appeal for Yemen. I announced that the UK will provide at least—I - Speech Link
3: is spending to reduce humanitarian suffering in Yemen, we continue to play a leading diplomatic role in - Speech Link

4. Arms Trade: Yemen
20/04/2021 - Westminster Hall

1: That this House has considered the arms trade and Yemen.It is a pleasure to serve under your chairship - Speech Link

5. Yemen
01/10/2019 - Commons Chamber

1: the ongoing conflict and humanitarian crisis in Yemen. We fully support the peace process, led by the - Speech Link
2: As he says, the humanitarian consequences of the Yemen conflict are devastating. The United Nations has - Speech Link

Latest Speeches
Recent Questions related to Yemen
1. Yemen
asked by: Anna McMorrin
08/03/2021
... which international counterparts he discussed the humanitarian and conflict situation in Yemen with prior to the UN Yemen pledging conference on 1 March 2021.

2. Yemen: Tankers
asked by: Anna McMorrin
22/09/2020
... al-Hudaydah.

3. Yemen: Coronavirus
asked by: Jackie Doyle-Price
16/06/2020
... what steps the Government has taken to alleviate the effect of the covid-19 pandemic on the humanitarian crisis in Yemen.

4. Yemen: Coronavirus
asked by: Gregory Campbell
24/06/2020
... if he will make representations to the World Health Organisation on publishing a detailed analysis of the covid 19 outbreak in Yemen.

5. Yemen: Coronavirus
asked by: Daisy Cooper
08/07/2020
... hunger and waterborne and infectious diseases in that country.

Latest Questions
8 Current APPG Officers
Baroness Anelay of St Johns Portrait
Baroness Anelay of St Johns
Vice Chair
Conservative - Life peer
Joined: 27th January 2021
Kirsten Oswald Portrait
Kirsten Oswald
Vice Chair
Scottish National Party - East Renfrewshire
Joined: 24th February 2020
Baroness Goudie Portrait
Baroness Goudie
Vice Chair
Labour - Life peer
Joined: 21st April 2021
Contact Details

Registered Contact:

Tim Loughton MP, House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA. Tel: 020 7219 4471.

Email: loughtont@parliament.uk

Public Enquiry Point:

Jack Patterson. Tel: 07740 856 853

Email: pattersonj@parliament.uk

Benefits in Kind
Date
15 Jan 2021
Source
Jack Patterson (acting as a sole trader)
Description
Secretariat   From : 15/01/2021 To : 14/01/2022
Value
£4,501
Date
15 Jan 2020
Source
Jack Patterson (acting as a sole trader)
Description
Secretariat   From : 15/01/2020 To : 14/01/2021
Value
£1,501
Date
6 Jul 2018
Source
Human Security Centre
Description
Joint Secretariat   From : 06/07/2018 To : 05/07/2019
Value
£1,501
Date
6 Jul 2018
Source
Adalah Yemen
Description
Joint Secretariat   From : 06/07/2018 To : 05/07/2019
Value
£1,501
Date
6 Jul 2017
Source
Human Security Centre
Description
Secretariat   From : 06/07/2017 To : 06/07/2018
Value
£1,501
Date
6 Jul 2017
Source
Human Security Centre
Description
Secretariat   From : 06/07/2017 To : 05/07/2018
Value
£1,501

No direct financial benefits are on record for the Yemen APPG

Former APPG Officers
Brendan O'Hara Portrait
Brendan O'Hara
Vice Chair
Scottish National Party - Argyll and Bute
Joined: 24th February 2020
Departed: 10th March 2021
James Cartlidge Portrait
James Cartlidge
Vice Chair
Conservative - South Suffolk
Joined: 24th February 2020
Departed: 10th March 2021
Kevan Jones Portrait
Kevan Jones
Vice Chair
Labour - North Durham
Joined: 24th February 2020
Departed: 10th March 2021
Philip Hollobone Portrait
Philip Hollobone
Vice Chair
Conservative - Kettering
Joined: 24th February 2020
Departed: 10th March 2021
2 APPG Memberships
Flags and Heraldry , Tunisia
Stephen Doughty Portrait
Stephen Doughty
Vice Chair
Labour (Co-op) - Cardiff South and Penarth
Joined: 24th February 2020
Departed: 10th March 2021
Flick Drummond Portrait
Flick Drummond
Chair & Registered Contact
Conservative - Meon Valley
Joined: 30th July 2015
Departed: 24th February 2020
Keith Vaz Portrait
Keith Vaz
Chair & Registered Contact
Labour - Former Member for Leicester East
Joined: 30th July 2015
Departed: 5th November 2019
No other APPG Memberships
Gill Furniss Portrait
Gill Furniss
Treasurer
Labour - Sheffield, Brightside and Hillsborough
Joined: 10th October 2018
Departed: 5th November 2019
Edward Argar Portrait
Edward Argar
Vice Chair
Conservative - Charnwood
Joined: 30th July 2015
Departed: 29th August 2018
No other APPG Memberships
Graham P Jones Portrait
Graham P Jones
Vice Chair
Labour - Former Member for Hyndburn
Joined: 28th September 2017
Departed: 29th August 2018
No other APPG Memberships
Mark Pritchard Portrait
Mark Pritchard
Treasurer
Conservative - The Wrekin
Joined: 28th September 2017
Departed: 29th August 2018
Harry Harpham Portrait
Harry Harpham
Secretary
Labour - Former Member for Sheffield, Brightside and Hillsborough
Joined: 30th July 2015
Departed: 3rd February 2016
No other APPG Memberships