Zimbabwe APPG

First Registered: 29/09/2015 • Last updated on: 14/07/2021

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To support democratic governance in Zimbabwe and to foster good relations between Zimbabwe and the UK.

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 Zimbabwe

1. Situation in Zimbabwe
24/01/2019 - Parliamentary Research

Found: CDP 2019-0016 | 24 January 2019 Situation in Zimbabwe Compiled by Nigel Walker Subject specialists:

2. Trade and investment factsheets (partner names beginning with W to Z)
12/02/2021 - Department for International Trade
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Found: Zimbabwe This factsheet provides the latest statistics on trade and investment between the UK and

3. Country policy and information note: medical treatment and healthcare, Zimbabwe, April 2021
22/06/2021 - Independent Chief Inspector of Borders and Immigration (ICIBI)
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Found: Country Policy and I nformation Note Zimbabwe : Medical treatment and healthcare Version

4. Situation in Zimbabwe
25/01/2019 - Parliamentary Research

Found: James Goddard | 25 January 2019 Situation in Zimbabwe QSD on 31 January 2019 This briefing identifies

5. A comparison of the yield and relative cost of active tuberculosis case-finding algorithms in Zimbabwe
29/10/2019 - Department for International Development
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Found: active tuberculosis case-finding algorithms in Zimbabwe - GOV.UK document

Latest Documents
Recent Speeches related to Zimbabwe

1. Zimbabwe: Human Rights Abuses
16/03/2021 - Lords Chamber

1: Africa on Zimbabwe, including on human rights issues. The Foreign Secretary discussed Zimbabwe with the - Speech Link
2: of law in Zimbabwe over the past few years have been devastating for the people of Zimbabwe, but also - Speech Link
3: recognise that she has not only been present in Zimbabwe during previous elections but has a deep love - Speech Link

2. Zimbabwe: Human Rights
28/04/2021 - Lords Chamber

1: remain concerned by the current situation in Zimbabwe, particularly human rights violations. We have - Speech Link
2: direct impact on local communities throughout Zimbabwe, will the Minister go a little further and outline - Speech Link
3: concerned by the harsh tactics of the Government of Zimbabwe and their treatment of their critics. The Minister - Speech Link

3. Zimbabwe
27/10/2020 - Lords Chamber

1: progress. Our policy remains to support the people of Zimbabwe in moving towards a more democratic, stable and - Speech Link
2: highlighting this issue. Even before the pandemic, Zimbabwe already had one of the highest prevalence rates - Speech Link
3: that the UK has a historic responsibility to join Zimbabwe in resolving the land reform issue, along with - Speech Link

4. Zimbabwe
11/03/2020 - Lords Chamber

1: concerning economic and political situation in Zimbabwe with international partners, including EU member - Speech Link
2: Answer. As he will be aware, the situation in Zimbabwe is now absolutely desperate. This is principally - Speech Link
3: noble Lord’s long-standing and close interest in Zimbabwe and its people, and I agree that we must continue - Speech Link

5. Zimbabwe
01/02/2021 - Written Statements

1: and travel bans on four individuals under the Zimbabwe (Sanctions) (EU Exit) Regulations 2019.The - Speech Link

Latest Speeches
Recent Questions related to Zimbabwe
1. Zimbabwe
asked by: Baroness Kennedy of Cradley
21/06/2021
... situation in Zimbabwe.

2. Zimbabwe: Coronavirus
asked by: Baroness Anelay of St Johns
10/11/2020
... which Departmental budget has been used to fund the reprogrammed £21.24 million; and which organisations will be the recipients of that funding.

3. Deportation: Zimbabwe
asked by: Christine Jardine
30/06/2020
... what recent assessment she has made of the treatment of refused asylum seekers after their return to Zimbabwe.

4. Deportation: Zimbabwe
asked by: Christine Jardine
30/06/2020
... how many asylum seekers have been returned to Zimbabwe in each of the last four calendar years.

5. Zimbabwe: Abduction
asked by: Lisa Nandy
09/06/2020
... what discussions he has had with his counterpart in Zimbabwe on a Government of Zimbabwe investigation into the recent abduction and torture of opposition Member of Parliament Joana Mamombe and fellow MDC-Alliance members Cecilia Chimbiri and Netsai Marova.

Latest Questions
10 Current APPG Officers
Navendu Mishra Portrait
Navendu Mishra
Chair & Registered Contact
Labour - Stockport
Joined: 24th February 2020
Lord Oates Portrait
Lord Oates
Co-Chair
Liberal Democrat - Life peer
Joined: 12th October 2016
Lord Hayward Portrait
Lord Hayward
Vice Chair
Conservative - Life peer
Joined: 20th December 2017
No other APPG Memberships
Baroness Hoey Portrait
Baroness Hoey
Vice Chair
Non-affiliated - Life peer
Joined: 29th September 2015
1 APPG Membership
Commonwealth
Lord St John of Bletso Portrait
Lord St John of Bletso
Vice Chair
Crossbench - Excepted Hereditary
Joined: 24th February 2020
2 APPG Memberships
Africa , Eritrea
Contact Details

Registered Contact:

Navendu Mishra MP, House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA. Tel: 0207 219 3000.

Email: navendu.mishra.mp@parliament.uk

Public Enquiry Point:

Lord Oates, House of Lords, London SW1A 0PW. Tel: 020 7219 4520

Email: jonny.oates@parliament.uk

No benefits in kind are on record for the Zimbabwe APPG

No direct financial benefits are on record for the Zimbabwe APPG

Former APPG Officers
Peter Bottomley Portrait
Peter Bottomley
Treasurer
Conservative - Worthing West
Joined: 24th February 2020
Departed: 21st April 2021
Baroness Hoey Portrait
Baroness Hoey
Chair & Registered Contact
Non-affiliated - Life peer
Joined: 29th September 2015
Departed: 5th November 2019
1 APPG Membership
Commonwealth
David Linden Portrait
David Linden
Secretary
Scottish National Party - Glasgow East
Joined: 28th September 2017
Departed: 5th November 2019
Lord Benyon Portrait
Lord Benyon
Vice Chair
Conservative - Life peer
Joined: 28th September 2017
Departed: 5th November 2019
2 APPG Memberships
Environment , Woods and Trees
Oliver Colvile Portrait
Oliver Colvile
Vice Chair
Conservative - Former Member for Plymouth, Sutton and Devonport
Joined: 29th September 2015
Departed: 2nd May 2017
No other APPG Memberships
Lord Hughes of Woodside Portrait
Lord Hughes of Woodside
Treasurer
Labour - Life peer
Joined: 29th September 2015
Departed: 2nd May 2017
No other APPG Memberships
Neil Parish Portrait
Neil Parish
Secretary
Conservative - Tiverton and Honiton
Joined: 29th September 2015
Departed: 31st August 2016
1 APPG Membership
Wood Panel Industry