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Written Answers — Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office: Bilateral Aid (7 Sep 2022)

Vicky Ford: The Government remains committed to transparency and will provide updates to Parliament on spending plans in due course.

Written Answers — Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office: Development Aid (7 Sep 2022)

Vicky Ford: The Government committed to Parliament to return to spending 0.7% of Gross National Income (GNI) on Official Developmental Assistance (ODA) when on a sustainable basis the government is not borrowing for day-to-day spending and underlying debt is falling. At the 2021 Spending Review, the Government set ODA budgets accordingly, and reiterated its commitment to review and confirm each year, in...

Written Answers — Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office: Palestinians: Health Services (7 Sep 2022)

Vicky Ford: Officials regularly review reports relevant to the situation in the Occupied Palestinian Territories to inform our policy. We are aware of the findings of this report and remain committed to ensuring access to essential healthcare services for all Palestinians. We are a longstanding supporter of the UN Relief and Works Agency (UNRWA) which provides core services, including healthcare to...

Written Answers — Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office: Development Aid: Water (7 Sep 2022)

Vicky Ford: The FCDO recognises the importance of ensuring that all health care staff and their patients have access to safe water, sanitation and hygiene (WASH) to reduce infection risks and improve quality of care globally. We will continue to pursue these objectives through our membership of the WASH In Healthcare Facilities international taskforce, continuing to support the Sanitation and Water for...

Written Answers — Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office: Vicky Bowman (7 Sep 2022)

Vicky Ford: We are supporting Ms Bowman through our consular channels. Officials at the British Embassy in Yangon have been in contact with the local authorities to request urgent consular access in order to check on her welfare. We are monitoring Ms Bowman's situation closely and will continue to support her, and her family, until the case is resolved.

Written Answers — Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office: Gaza: Demonstrations (7 Sep 2022)

Vicky Ford: We have not made this estimate. The UK has repeatedly made clear to Israel our longstanding concerns about the manner in which the Israel Defence Forces police non-violent protests and the border areas, including use of live ammunition. We will continue to do so. The UK supports an independent and transparent investigation which establishes the facts about the violence that occurred during...

Written Answers — Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office: Sri Lanka: Politics and Government (7 Sep 2022)

Vicky Ford: In March 2021, the UK Government and our Core Group partners led an ambitious new resolution (46/1) on Sri Lanka at the United Nations Human Rights Council (UNHRC). The resolution provides a continued framework for international engagement on human rights in Sri Lanka, and highlights serious concerns about the situation, including those detailed in the January 2021 report of the Office of the...

Trade (Australia and New Zealand) Bill (6 Sep 2022)

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Written Answers — Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office: Sri Lanka: Politics and Government (6 Sep 2022)

Vicky Ford: The UK looks forward to working with Ranil Wickremesinghe following his election as President of Sri Lanka by the Sri Lankan parliament as part of a peaceful transition of power. We continue to call for a peaceful, democratic and inclusive approach to resolving the current political and economic challenges. In his recent call with Prime Minister Gunawardena on 16 August the Minister...

Written Answers — Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office: Sri Lanka: Economic Situation (6 Sep 2022)

Vicky Ford: The UK is closely monitoring the political, economic and security situation in Sri Lanka including food security and livelihoods. The UK is providing economic support through multilateral institutions like the International Monetary Fund (IMF), World Bank (WB) and United Nations (UN). The UK has the joint fifth largest shares in the IMF and is a major contributor to the UN and WB. The UK has...

Written Answers — Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office: Members: Correspondence (6 Sep 2022)

Vicky Ford: A reply was sent on 12 August 2022.

Written Answers — Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office: Question (6 Sep 2022)

Vicky Ford: I am delighted to say that since polio was detected in Malawi in February the government there has led an incredible vaccination campaign, reaching 3.5 million children and covering the full target population. I would like to offer my warmest congratulations to the government and health workers of Malawi for such an incredible achievement. I had the huge honour of meeting the Minister for...

Written Answers — Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office: Africa: Marburg Virus (6 Sep 2022)

Vicky Ford: As outlined in the International Development Strategy, strengthening health systems is at the heart of the UK's long-term approach to improving global health. To make sure we can continue to lead with expertise and maximise the impact of our Official Development Assistance spend, we will increase our investment in research on 'what works' and science and technological innovations to...

Written Answers — Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office: Uganda: Cost of Living (6 Sep 2022)

Vicky Ford: ...not raised the treatment of these specific people so far, our High Commission in Kampala has repeatedly raised concerns about freedom of expression issues with the Ugandan Government. I [Minister Ford] raised these concerns with President Museveni and Foreign Minister Odongo during my visit to Uganda on 19 January 2022. I [Minister Ford] stressed the importance of Uganda upholding their...

Written Answers — Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office: Chad: Democracy (6 Sep 2022)

Vicky Ford: ...as representative and inclusive as possible and that it leads to the development of a new constitution and free and fair elections according to the terms agreed by the African Union. I, [Minister Ford] have written to the Chadian Minister for Foreign Affairs congratulating him on the recent Doha Agreement on the participation of politico-military movements in the National Dialogue and...

Written Answers — Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office: Mali: Malnutrition (6 Sep 2022)

Vicky Ford: The UK is deeply concerned by rising humanitarian need across the Sahel, with Russia's invasion of Ukraine having a significant impact on the food security situation in Africa. We are a major humanitarian donor and have supported 6 million people with life-saving assistance in Mali since 2019. We are working with partners through our humanitarian programmes to address urgent food insecurity...

Written Answers — Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office: Development Aid: African Development Bank (6 Sep 2022)

Vicky Ford: The policy commitments undertaken by the African Development Bank (AfDB) as part of the seventh General Capital Increase have been published as part of the Bank's Annual Report (Appendix 10, page 81 https://www.afdb.org/en/annualreport). This includes an update on progress against these commitments with the Bank assessing that 79 percent have been completed. The policy commitments undertaken...

Written Answers — Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office: Central African Republic: Humanitarian Situation (6 Sep 2022)

Vicky Ford: About 2.2 million people in the Central African Republic (CAR) were projected to experience high levels of acute food insecurity between April and August 2022 due to conflict, population displacement and high food prices. Over half the population requires humanitarian assistance and one in four Central Africans have been displaced. The UK is currently the fourth largest donor to CAR’s...

Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office: Pakistan: Former Prime Minister Imran Khan (6 Sep 2022)

Vicky Ford: The British High Commission in Islamabad is closely monitoring the situation regarding the former Prime Minister of Pakistan, but any decision to progress charges would be a matter for Pakistan’s judicial system. At this time of terrible tragedy for the people of Pakistan, we do welcome the call from all across the political spectrum and divide to set aside their differences and work...

Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office: Global Food Security (6 Sep 2022)

Vicky Ford: Putin is using food and fuel as weapons of war. The UK has helped to facilitate the release of Ukrainian grain through technical advice, military assistance and practical equipment, as well as diplomatic efforts led by the Foreign Secretary, which I am sure she will continue as Prime Minister. We are supporting the vulnerable globally, both directly and through our influence in multilateral...


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