Results 141–160 of 542 for speaker:Lord Sheikh

Written Answers — Foreign and Commonwealth Office: Sudan: Peace Negotiations (2 Aug 2016)

Lord Sheikh: To ask Her Majesty’s Government what steps they are taking, as part of the troika, to persuade opposition movements in Sudan to sign the African Union’s Roadmap for Peace, and to encourage the government of Sudan’s commitment to it.

Written Answers — Foreign and Commonwealth Office: South Sudan: Armed Conflict (1 Aug 2016)

Lord Sheikh: To ask Her Majesty’s Government what assessment they have made of the government of Sudan's attitude and approach towards the conflict in South Sudan, and whether it will contribute to peace and stability in South Sudan.

Written Answers — Foreign and Commonwealth Office: Sudan: Foreign Relations (1 Aug 2016)

Lord Sheikh: To ask Her Majesty’s Government what assessment they have made of the visit by the US’s Special Envoy for Sudan, Donald Booth, to Sudan in June, and of any lessons that could be learnt from that visit for UK–Sudan relations.

Written Answers — Foreign and Commonwealth Office: Sudan: Radicalism (1 Aug 2016)

Lord Sheikh: To ask Her Majesty’s Government what assessment they have made of the efforts by the government of Sudan to prevent the influence in Sudan of groups such as Daesh, Boko Haram, and Al Shabaab.

Written Answers — Foreign and Commonwealth Office: Sudan: Foreign Relations (1 Aug 2016)

Lord Sheikh: To ask Her Majesty’s Government whether they have any plans to promote stronger educational and cultural links between the UK and Sudan.

Written Answers — Department for International Development: South Sudan: Humanitarian Aid (28 Jul 2016)

Lord Sheikh: To ask Her Majesty’s Government what assessment they have made of the effectiveness of the agreement between the governments of Sudan and South Sudan and the World Food Programme to transport humanitarian assistance to South Sudan via Sudan, in the light of that agreement's extension.

Written Answers — Department for International Development: South Sudan: Armed Conflict (27 Jul 2016)

Lord Sheikh: To ask Her Majesty’s Government what assessment they have made of the extent of the humanitarian crisis resulting from the conflict in South Sudan.

Written Answers — Department for International Development: South Sudan: Armed Conflict (27 Jul 2016)

Lord Sheikh: To ask Her Majesty’s Government what help and support they are providing to deal with humanitarian issues in South Sudan.

Written Answers — Department for International Development: South Sudan: Armed Conflict (27 Jul 2016)

Lord Sheikh: To ask Her Majesty’s Government what assessment they have made of whether there is further need for support in South Sudan and of the form that it should take.

Written Answers — Department for International Development: South Sudan: Armed Conflict (27 Jul 2016)

Lord Sheikh: To ask Her Majesty’s Government what assessment they have made of the support and help that Sudan provided to ease the humanitarian crisis in South Sudan by opening its border, allowing refugees to enter Sudan, and reducing the oil levy.

Written Answers — Department for International Development: South Sudan: Refugees (26 Jul 2016)

Lord Sheikh: To ask Her Majesty’s Government what humanitarian support and assistance they have (1) provided, and (2) plan to provide, for South Sudanese refugees in Sudan.

Queen’s Speech - Debate (3rd Day) (23 May 2016)

Lord Sheikh: My Lords, the Government were clear in Her Majesty’s gracious Speech that they will continue to play a leading role in world affairs. With this in mind, I will draw the attention of Your Lordships’ House to the continuing situation in Libya. Since, Muammur Gaddafi was overthrown, Libya has descended into sectarian violence, with rival factions vying for control. We have seen two opposing...

Black and Minority Ethnic People: Workplace Issues - Motion to Take Note (3 May 2016)

Lord Sheikh: My Lords, we are very lucky to live in such a diverse, multiracial and multicultural society. The variety of ethnicities, cultures and religions that comprise the British people make our country richer, more interesting and ultimately more successful. They benefit us socially, culturally and economically. The Office for National Statistics estimated last year that around 13% of our population...

The Economy - Motion to Take Note (28 Apr 2016)

Lord Sheikh: My Lords, the past six years has seen great progress in rebalancing and rebuilding our economy. This Government have made some remarkable achievements in repairing the damage caused by the recession and by Labour’s financial mismanagement. Since 2010, our budget deficit has been more than halved and more than 2 million jobs have been created. Employment now stands at a record rate of 74%....

UN Security Council: Kazakhstan - Question (12 Apr 2016)

Lord Sheikh: To ask Her Majesty’s Government what is their assessment of Kazakhstan’s bid to secure a non-permanent seat on the United Nations Security Council for 2017-18.

UN Security Council: Kazakhstan - Question (12 Apr 2016)

Lord Sheikh: My Lords, I beg leave to ask the Question standing in my name on the Order Paper. In doing so, I declare my interest as vice-chair of the All-Party Group for Kazakhstan.

UN Security Council: Kazakhstan - Question (12 Apr 2016)

Lord Sheikh: My Lords, I thank my noble friend for that reply. The pillars of Kazakhstan’s campaign to join the United Nations Security Council are nuclear security, water security, food security and energy security. It has played a pivotal role in the promotion of nuclear disarmament and in advancing the peace in several countries as well as responding to humanitarian emergencies. Does my noble friend...

Neglected Tropical Diseases — Question for Short Debate (1 Feb 2016)

Lord Sheikh: My Lords, I take a great interest in this subject, as I was born and brought up in east Africa. It has now been four years since the launch of the historic London Declaration on Neglected Tropical Diseases. We cannot underestimate the importance of eliminating these diseases. They affect over 1 billion people across the world. Many of them are among the very poorest and in the...

English Language Classes for Women — Question for Short Debate (28 Jan 2016)

Lord Sheikh: My Lords, at the outset I thank the noble Baroness, Lady Uddin, for initiating this debate. The Prime Minister’s announcement has proved controversial in some circles, but I agree that people who cannot speak adequate English will experience difficulties. They will find it difficult to integrate into communities and into British life more widely. With particular regard to the British Muslim...


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