Results 301–320 of 554 for speaker:Lord Sheikh

Written Answers — House of Lords: Sudan (22 Mar 2011)

Lord Sheikh: To ask Her Majesty's Government what reports they have received about the political situation in Sudan following the announcement by Omal al-Bashir that he will not seek another term in office; and what is their assessment of that situation.

Written Answers — House of Lords: Sudan (22 Mar 2011)

Lord Sheikh: To ask Her Majesty's Government what reports they have received about the recent violence in Abyei, Sudan.

Written Answers — House of Lords: Sudan (22 Mar 2011)

Lord Sheikh: To ask Her Majesty's Government what representations they have made to the Government of Sudan to end discrimination against citizens who are HIV positive.

Written Answers — House of Lords: Sudan (22 Mar 2011)

Lord Sheikh: To ask Her Majesty's Government what support they are giving to south Sudan ahead of the preparations for independence on 9 July.

Written Answers — House of Lords: Uganda (22 Mar 2011)

Lord Sheikh: To ask Her Majesty's Government what discussions they have had with the Government of Uganda about its role and responsibilities within the Commonwealth.

Written Answers — House of Lords: Uganda (22 Mar 2011)

Lord Sheikh: To ask Her Majesty's Government what recent reports they have received about the political situation in Uganda.

Written Answers — House of Lords: Uganda (22 Mar 2011)

Lord Sheikh: To ask Her Majesty's Government what representations they have made to the Government of Uganda about the promotion of equal rights to its citizens irrespective of sexuality.

Written Answers — House of Lords: Uganda (22 Mar 2011)

Lord Sheikh: To ask Her Majesty's Government what assessment they have made of the recent presidential elections in Uganda.

Zimbabwe — Debate (10 Mar 2011)

Lord Sheikh: My Lords, I, too, thank the noble Lord, Lord Avebury, for securing this debate. The recent developments in Zimbabwe do not reflect the aims stipulated in the historic global political agreement. Progress has been painfully slow with fears of a return to the old regime. There is speculation that Mr Mugabe has sent serving and retired Zimbabwean military personnel to Libya in support of Colonel...

Clothing Industry: Ethical and Sustainable Fashion — Question for Short Debate (3 Mar 2011)

Lord Sheikh: My Lords, I thank the noble Baroness, Lady Young, for securing this debate and for an excellent speech. The noble Baroness is an expert on cultural matters who has enjoyed a successful career in both the arts and academia. Promoting ethics in fashion is one of the biggest challenges facing the industry. Due to our own success and leadership in this field, I thought it best to begin my...

International Women's Day — Debate (3 Mar 2011)

Lord Sheikh: My Lords, I, too, thank the noble Baroness, Lady Gould, for securing this important debate. International Women's Day gives us an opportunity to draw attention to the achievements made by women, often through adversity. The last 100 years is filled with numerous examples of the contributions to world history made by remarkable women such as the suffragettes, led by Emmeline Pankhurst. Rosa...

Written Answers — House of Lords: Ivory Coast (16 Feb 2011)

Lord Sheikh: To ask Her Majesty's Government what is their assessment of the situation in the Ivory Coast.

Written Answers — House of Lords: Ivory Coast (16 Feb 2011)

Lord Sheikh: To ask Her Majesty's Government what is their assessment of the humanitarian situation in the Ivory Coast.

Written Answers — House of Lords: Ivory Coast (16 Feb 2011)

Lord Sheikh: To ask Her Majesty's Government whether they intend to impose further sanctions on the Ivory Coast.

Written Answers — House of Lords: Ivory Coast (11 Feb 2011)

Lord Sheikh: To ask Her Majesty's Government what assistance they have given to victims of the conflict in the Ivory Coast.

Written Answers — House of Lords: Ivory Coast (10 Feb 2011)

Lord Sheikh: To ask Her Majesty's Government what assessment they have made of the number of claims for asylum from countries which share a border with the Ivory Coast.

International Development Aid — Question (7 Feb 2011)

Lord Sheikh: To ask Her Majesty's Government what action they are taking to focus international development aid on fragile and conflict-affected states.

International Development Aid — Question (7 Feb 2011)

Lord Sheikh: My Lords, I thank the Minister for that response. What discussions has her department had on improving the interface between different government departments to support fragile and conflict-afflicted states so that they do not become a future security risk? Can she also explain what the Government are doing to assist these states in the achievement of the millennium development goals?

Defence: Military Covenant — Question for Short Debate (27 Jan 2011)

Lord Sheikh: My Lords, I welcome the opportunity to contribute to a second debate on defence matters in your Lordships' House today. The subject that we are discussing now is as important as the topic of our earlier debate. The theme running through both is the duty that we, the nation, owe to those who risk their lives and serious injury for the sake of our security. I congratulate the right reverend...

Armed Forces: Post-service Welfare — Debate (27 Jan 2011)

Lord Sheikh: My Lords, I thank my noble friend Lord King of Bridgwater for securing this important debate. The state in which a number of our veterans find themselves on leaving service should fill us all with concern. These men and women demonstrate unparalleled bravery in their defence of our country. We should therefore put provisions in place that give our veterans who suffer from a physical injury or...


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