Results 21–40 of 990 for speaker:Baroness Whitaker

Ship and Port Security (Amendment etc.) (EU Exit) Regulations 2018 - Motion to Approve (29 Jan 2019)

Baroness Whitaker: My Lords, I support my noble friend. Newhaven, like many others of our working ports, is also a residential town. People live very close to the port area, so environmental protection from the emissions from ships is extremely important.

Merchant Shipping (Recognised Organisations) (Amendment) (EU Exit) Regulations 2019 - Motion to Approve (29 Jan 2019)

Baroness Whitaker: My Lords, I declare an interest as chair of the Newhaven coastal communities team, in which capacity I have spent some time going through port-related regulations. I have a general question about all four of these statutory instruments. They are to come into play if there is no deal. As that is the only course against which there is a parliamentary majority, is it really a good use of our...

Written Answers — Foreign and Commonwealth Office: Bulgaria: Travellers (23 Jan 2019)

Baroness Whitaker: To ask Her Majesty's Government what representations they have made to the government of Bulgaria about (1) the demolition of Roma homes in Voivodinovo and other places with no offer of new housing, and (2) the adequacy of roads, water, sewage systems, and rubbish collection in Roma settlements in Bulgaria.

Written Answers — Department of Health and Social Care: Health Services: Travellers (23 Jan 2019)

Baroness Whitaker: To ask Her Majesty's Government, following the commitment to address health inequalities in the NHS Long Term Plan, published on 10 January, what steps they intend to take to tackle the health inequalities experienced by members of the Gypsy, Roma and Traveller communities.

Written Answers — Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government: Travellers: Caravan Sites (23 Jan 2019)

Baroness Whitaker: To ask Her Majesty's Government what action they have taken to raise awareness among local authorities and housing associations that the Affordable Homes Programme covers funding for Traveller sites; how many applications proposing Traveller sites have been made; and how many of those have been approved since April 2016.

Humanist Marriage Ceremonies - Question (22 Nov 2018)

Baroness Whitaker: My Lords, the Government have spent a very long time considering this mild, progressive and very popular proposal. Where does the opposition come from?

Written Answers — Department for Education: Religion: Education (13 Nov 2018)

Baroness Whitaker: To ask Her Majesty's Government what assessment they have made of the report by the Commission on Religious Education, Religion and Worldviews: the way forward. A national plan for RE, published in September; and whether they intend to provide a response to that report.

Written Answers — Foreign and Commonwealth Office: Gulalai Ismail (6 Nov 2018)

Baroness Whitaker: To ask Her Majesty's Government whether they will make representations to the government of Pakistan to restore the right to travel of Gulalai Ismail who was arrested on her return to Pakistan.

Written Answers — Cabinet Office: Census: Travellers (6 Nov 2018)

Baroness Whitaker: To ask Her Majesty's Government whether the next census in England and Wales will separate Gypsies and Travellers into two categories.

Written Answers — Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport: Digital Technology: Travellers (6 Nov 2018)

Baroness Whitaker: To ask Her Majesty's Government whether they intend to respond to the report by Friends, Family and Travellers, Digital Exclusion in Gypsy and Traveller communities in the United Kingdom, published in September.

Written Answers — Department of Health and Social Care: Health Services: Travellers (5 Nov 2018)

Baroness Whitaker: To ask Her Majesty's Government what training is provided to Clinical Commissioning Groups about Gypsy, Roma and Traveller issues in general, and with regard to dementia in particular.

Written Answers — Department of Health and Social Care: Mental Health Services: Travellers (5 Nov 2018)

Baroness Whitaker: To ask Her Majesty's Government what information about Gypsies, Travellers and Roma community is available from the NHS’s Improving Access to Psychological Therapies programme.

Written Answers — Department of Health and Social Care: Health Services: Travellers (5 Nov 2018)

Baroness Whitaker: To ask Her Majesty's Government whether the NHS Data Model and Dictionary will include entries for (1) Gypsies, (2) Travellers, and (3) Roma; and if so, when.

Written Answers — Department of Health and Social Care: Health Services: Travellers (5 Nov 2018)

Baroness Whitaker: To ask Her Majesty's Government, further to the Written Answer by Lord O'Shaughnessy on 9 April (HL6732), whether they are taking account of the finding in the report by the Social Exclusion Task Force and Department of Health, Inclusion Health, published in March 2010, that lack of ethnic monitoring in relation to Gypsy, Roma and Traveller communities “makes it difficult to ascertain which...

Written Answers — Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government: Travellers: Hate Crime (5 Nov 2018)

Baroness Whitaker: To ask Her Majesty's Government, further to the Written Answer by Lord Bourne of Aberystwyth on 18 July (HL9254), what steps they are taking with media agencies and the Ofcom to combat hate crime and discrimination against Gypsy, Roma and Traveller communities; and what assessment they have made of the findings in the report by Goldsmiths, University of London, Recognise, Report, Resolve,...

Written Answers — Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government: Travellers: Caravan Sites (5 Nov 2018)

Baroness Whitaker: To ask Her Majesty's Government how they plan to provide sufficient Gypsy and Traveller sites to meet the recommendations of (1) the European Commission against Racism and Intolerance, (2) the UN Committee on the Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Racial Discrimination, (3) the UN Committee on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights, (4) the UN Committee on the Rights of the Child,...

Written Answers — Ministry of Justice: Race and Ethnicity Board (2 Nov 2018)

Baroness Whitaker: To ask Her Majesty's Government, further to the Written Answer by Lord Keen of Elie on 1 February (HL4903), what conclusions the Race and Ethnicity Board has reached on how best to engage the Gypsy, Roma and Traveller communities.

Children: Covert Human Intelligence Sources - Question (13 Sep 2018)

Baroness Whitaker: My Lords, even with all the safeguards mentioned by the Minister, is this not still exploitation of children?

Written Answers — Department of Health and Social Care: Suicide: Travellers (25 Jul 2018)

Baroness Whitaker: To ask Her Majesty's Government, what assessment they have made of evidence from the Republic of Ireland of the high rates of suicide and premature deaths among Irish Travellers in the All Ireland Traveller Health Study 2010; and what evidence, if any, they collect in the UK in relation to suicide rates among Gypsy, Traveller and Roma residents.

Written Answers — Department of Health and Social Care: Mental Health: Travellers (25 Jul 2018)

Baroness Whitaker: To ask Her Majesty's Government what assessment they have made of the recent study by the University of Essex, The Cumulative Effect of Racial Discrimination on the Mental Health of Ethnic Minorities in the UK; and what monitoring they undertake or evidence they collect in relation to the impact of racism on the mental health and wellbeing of Gypsy, Traveller and Roma people.


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