Wednesday, 12 July 2017
I remind Members, in so far as a reminder is required, that the ballot for the election of Select Committee Chairs is taking place today until 4 pm in Committee Room 8. The results will be...
What assessment she has made of the effectiveness of UK aid programmes in Africa.
What discussions she has had with the Secretary of State for Defence on ensuring that the Government’s operations in Syria help to alleviate the humanitarian crisis in that country.
Whether the Government plan to continue to meet the UN target of spending 0.7% of GDP on aid to developing countries for the duration of this Parliament.
What steps her Department is taking to support people affected by (a) famine in South Sudan and (b) food shortages in Somalia and Burundi.
What steps she is taking to enable small charities in the UK to access funding allocated by her Department.
What discussions she has had with Cabinet colleagues on the implementation of the Government’s report, “Agenda 2030: Delivering the Global Goals,” published in March 2017.
If she will make a statement on her departmental responsibilities.
If she will list her official engagements for Wednesday 12 July 2017.
With permission, Mr Speaker, I will update the House on my Department’s continued support for the people of Mosul. On Monday, Prime Minister Abadi declared Mosul to be liberated, three...
On a point of order, Mr Speaker. Have you had any notice from the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions about an impending statement on Her Majesty’s Revenue and Customs’...
I beg to move, That this House has considered the Grenfell Tower fire inquiry. I begin by expressing my deep sympathy to all those who lost family members and other loved ones in this terrible...
We come now to the announcement of the results for the election of Chairs of Select Committees. Nominations for the 27 elected Select Committee Chairs and the Chair of the Backbench Business...
Motion made, and Question proposed, That this House do now adjourn.—(Rebecca Harris.)
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