Catherine West’s voting in Parliament
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Last updated: 25 Jun 2019
Will the Minister accept that the situation is getting worse as per the evidence given by my hon. Friend the Member for Leeds North East (Fabian Hamilton) in his speech? Will he also accept that the situation in relation to our business relationships and the war in Yemen paints a different light from other countries where there are human rights concerns?
I thank the Minister for his generosity in giving way. Will he at least consider adopting the same approach to end-use compliance as that of the US? Recent research shows that the end-use compliance of British manufactured arms is not as good as the system used by the USA, which is our closest ally.
It is a pleasure to contribute to the debate under your chairmanship, Sir Henry. I thank the right hon. Member for Orkney and Shetland (Mr Carmichael), who secured the debate, for his eloquent and comprehensive assessment of the human rights picture. I commend my hon. Friend the Member for Hammersmith (Andy Slaughter) for linking some of the issues that we have debated, such as our military...
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Labour MP for Hornsey and Wood Green
Entered the House of Commons on 8 May 2015 — General election
Topics of interest
Catherine West campaigned to remain in the European Union
- Foreign and Commonwealth Office
- Home Office
- Department for Education
- Department of Health
- Department for Exiting the European Union
- Burma: Rohingya
- European Parliament: Elections
- Hong Kong: Politics and Government
- Syria: Armed Conflict
- Urinary System: Diseases
Currently held offices
- Member, Foreign Affairs Committee (since 19 Mar 2019)
- Member, Committees on Arms Export Controls (formerly Quadripartite Committee) (since 10 Oct 2017)
Other offices held in the past
- Member, International Trade Committee (11 Sep 2017 to 25 Mar 2019)
- Shadow Minister (Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs) (18 Sep 2015 to 29 Jun 2017)
Previous MPs in this constituency
Public bill committees (Sittings attended)
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Register of Members’ Interests
Last updated: 15 Jul 2019.
Name of donor: Malaria No More
Address of donor: The Foundry, 17 Oval Way, London SE11 5RR
Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): Flights, accommodation, food and in-country transport to the value of £1,600.57
Destination of visit: Kenya
Dates of visit: 24 - 28 July 2018
Purpose of visit: To see first-hand the impact of malaria on local communities and the challenges of fighting malaria in a high-burden country.
(Registered 03 August 2018)
Name of donor: Medical Aid for Palestinians
(which receives support from the Sir Joseph Hotung Charitable Settlement)
Address of donor: 33a Islington Park Street, London N1 1QB
Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): Flights, accommodation, food and transport to the value of £1,725
Destination of visit: West Bank
Dates of visit: 17-20 September 2018
Purpose of visit: Fact finding visit organised by the Council for Arab-British Understanding and Medical Aid for Palestinians.
(Registered 26 September 2018)
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