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Part of the debate – in the House of Commons at 1:17 pm on 6th December 2016.

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Photo of Tracy Brabin Tracy Brabin Labour, Batley and Spen 1:17 pm, 6th December 2016

Young Muslim women I have met in my constituency at the al-Hikmah centre and at Batley Girls’ High School are engaging and whip-smart. They are held back not by lack of integration but by lack of opportunity. Will the Secretary of State therefore look particularly closely at the recommendation to provide additional funding for area-based plans to empower marginalised women and promote social mobility?