Thursday, 24 May 2012
To ask Her Majesty's Government what progress has been made in securing the arrest of Joseph Kony, Omar al-Bashir and others indicted by the International Criminal Court for crimes against humanity.
To ask Her Majesty's Government what measures they are taking to develop entrepreneurship opportunities for young people in the United Kingdom.
To ask Her Majesty's Government what assessment they have made of the effect on the European economy and financial institutions of the crisis in the euro area.
To ask Her Majesty's Government what representations they have made to the Government of Iran regarding the use of capital punishment against homosexual men.
My Lords, I hope that noble Lords will find it helpful if I remind the House that the rest of today's debates are all time-limited. The next debate, in the name of the noble Lord, Lord Bilimoria,...
Moved by Lord Bilimoria That this House takes note of the contribution made by minority ethnic and religious communities to the cultural life and economy of the United Kingdom, on the occasion of...
Moved by Baroness Miller of Chilthorne Domer That this House takes note of the Government's policies on food security.
Tabled by Baroness Kramer To ask Her Majesty's Government what steps they are taking to facilitate alternatives to high street banks for small and micro-business borrowing.
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