Results 141–160 of 333 for speaker:Baroness Nicholson of Winterbourne

Written Answers — House of Lords: Overseas Aid (9 Jul 2012)

Baroness Nicholson of Winterbourne: To ask Her Majesty's Government what percentage of United Kingdom official development assistance has gone to states they consider to be "fragile" every year for the last five years, and to which countries; and whether they are on track to reach their 30% target.

UK Industry: International Competitiveness — Motion to Take Note (5 Jul 2012)

Baroness Nicholson of Winterbourne: My Lords, the noble Lord, Lord Liddle, in his wide-ranging remarks, commented that he wished the Government could be more active. In my support for the splendid Motion put forward by the noble Lord, Lord Jenkin of Roding, on which I warmly congratulate him, I am not seeking for the Government to be more active, because most businesses would request that government stand back. I am putting...

Written Answers — House of Lords: Department for International Development: Reports (5 Jul 2012)

Baroness Nicholson of Winterbourne: To ask Her Majesty's Government how many reports the Department for International Development has requested and received from each country to which it provides official development assistance in each year since 1997.

Written Answers — House of Lords: Independent Commission for Aid Impact (5 Jul 2012)

Baroness Nicholson of Winterbourne: To ask Her Majesty's Government, further to the Written Answer by Baroness Northover on 20 June (WA 303), how many of the Independent Commission for Aid Impact's 53 recommendations have been accepted in their entirety by the Department for International Development.

Written Answers — House of Lords: Overseas Aid (3 Jul 2012)

Baroness Nicholson of Winterbourne: To ask Her Majesty's Government what proportion of United Kingdom official development assistance funding is not disbursed by the Department for International Development; who disburses this funding; and to what official development assistance this funding contributes.

Written Answers — House of Lords: Overseas Aid (3 Jul 2012)

Baroness Nicholson of Winterbourne: To ask Her Majesty's Government, further to the Written Answer by Baroness Northover on 20 June (WA 302), which 20 non-governmental organisations, consultancies and contractors, excluding the United Nations, its agencies, the World Bank and the International Monetary Fund, have been the top recipients of United Kingdom aid in each year since 2008-09.

Written Answers — House of Lords: Overseas Aid (3 Jul 2012)

Baroness Nicholson of Winterbourne: To ask Her Majesty's Government, further to the Written Answer by Baroness Northover on 20 June (WA 302-3), what is the breakdown between programme and project aid, and what proportion each represents of the UK's overall aid budget.

Written Answers — House of Lords: Overseas Aid (3 Jul 2012)

Baroness Nicholson of Winterbourne: To ask Her Majesty's Government, further to the Written Answer by Baroness Northover on 21 June (WA 320), since the establishment of the Independent Commission for Aid Impact (ICAI) what percentage of the Department for International Development's work has been evaluated by the ICAI; and whether they consider this sufficient.

Written Answers — House of Lords: Government Departments: Overseas Visits (2 Jul 2012)

Baroness Nicholson of Winterbourne: To ask Her Majesty's Government how many overseas missions and visits Department for International Development staff have made in each of the last ten years; and to which countries.

Written Answers — House of Lords: Schools: Teachers (28 Jun 2012)

Baroness Nicholson of Winterbourne: To ask Her Majesty's Government, further to the Written Answer by Lord Hill of Oareford on 12 March (WA 30), how they calculated their provisional estimate for 2009-10; and when they expect official figures to be available.

Written Answers — House of Lords: Schools: Teachers (28 Jun 2012)

Baroness Nicholson of Winterbourne: To ask Her Majesty's Government, further to the Written Answer by Lord Hill of Oareford on 12 March (WA 30), what was the teacher retention rate by type of state school in England for the past five years.

Written Answers — House of Lords: South Sudan (28 Jun 2012)

Baroness Nicholson of Winterbourne: To ask Her Majesty's Government, in the light of South Sudan's Parliament having voted to suspend at least 75 Government officials for alleged theft of at least £2.6 billion, whether they are investigating whether any United Kingdom funding may have been misappropriated as part of this sum.

Written Answers — House of Lords: Overseas Aid (26 Jun 2012)

Baroness Nicholson of Winterbourne: To ask Her Majesty's Government to how many countries they have provided official development assistance in each year since 1997, and which were the countries in question.

Written Answers — House of Lords: Overseas Aid (25 Jun 2012)

Baroness Nicholson of Winterbourne: To ask Her Majesty's Government what percentage of the United Kingdom's bilateral aid is spent in low-income countries.

Written Answers — House of Lords: Government Departments: Overseas Offices (21 Jun 2012)

Baroness Nicholson of Winterbourne: To ask Her Majesty's Government in how many countries the Department for International Development has overseas offices.

Written Answers — House of Lords: Overseas Aid (21 Jun 2012)

Baroness Nicholson of Winterbourne: To ask Her Majesty's Government whether they require that independent evaluations are made of all projects supported by United Kingdom official development assistance.

Written Answers — House of Lords: Overseas Aid (20 Jun 2012)

Baroness Nicholson of Winterbourne: To ask Her Majesty's Government which 10 non- governmental organisations, consultancies and contractors have been the top recipients of United Kingdom aid in each year since 1997.

Written Answers — House of Lords: Overseas Aid (20 Jun 2012)

Baroness Nicholson of Winterbourne: To ask Her Majesty's Government how much funding they provide in project aid and programme aid; and what percentage this represents of the United Kingdom's overall aid budget.

Written Answers — House of Lords: Overseas Aid (20 Jun 2012)

Baroness Nicholson of Winterbourne: To ask Her Majesty's Government how many recommendations from the Independent Commission on Aid Impact the Department for International Development (1) has implemented, and (2) is in the process of or is considering implementing.

Written Answers — House of Lords: Intercept Warrants (11 Jun 2012)

Baroness Nicholson of Winterbourne: To ask Her Majesty's Government how many requests for intercept warrants have been (1) authorised, and (2) denied, by the Home Secretary in each year since 2000.


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