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Written Answers — Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office: Developing Countries: Coronavirus (9 Sep 2020)

Wed, 09/09/2020 - 00:00
Preet Kaur Gill: To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Affairs, what recent steps he has taken to support small, medium and large UK-based international development charities working to tackle the covid19 pandemic in the global south.

Written Answers — Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office: Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office: Religion (9 Sep 2020)

Wed, 09/09/2020 - 00:00
Preet Kaur Gill: To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Affairs, what representations he has received from faith leaders on the merger of the Foreign and Commonwealth Office and the Department for International Development.

Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office: Climate Change: International Co-operation (8 Sep 2020)

Tue, 09/08/2020 - 00:00
Preet Kaur Gill: To avoid scrutiny, the Secretary of State snuck out cuts of £2.9 billion from the aid budget on the day Parliament rose for the summer recess. That is around 20% of the aid budget, despite the fact that projections of an economic downturn suggested a required fall of something closer to 9%. Can the Secretary of State tell us where those cuts will come from, and how the Government will ensure...

Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office: Climate Change: International Co-operation (8 Sep 2020)

Tue, 09/08/2020 - 00:00
Preet Kaur Gill: To avoid scrutiny, the Secretary of State snuck out cuts of £2.9 billion from the aid budget on the day Parliament rose for the summer recess. That is around 20% of the aid budget, despite the fact that projections of an economic downturn suggested a required fall of something closer to 9%. Can the Secretary of State tell us where those cuts will come from, and how the Government will ensure...

Written Answers — Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office: Coronavirus: Disease Control (8 Sep 2020)

Tue, 09/08/2020 - 00:00
Preet Kaur Gill: To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Affairs, what steps he is taking to ensure that the G20 covid-19 action plan includes a strategy for economic recovery in countries affected by fragility, crisis, and displacement.

Written Answers — Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office: Coronavirus: Disease Control (8 Sep 2020)

Tue, 09/08/2020 - 00:00
Preet Kaur Gill: To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Affairs, what recent steps he has taken to support global efforts to tackle the covid-19 pandemic.

Written Answers — Department for Work and Pensions: Unemployment: West Midlands (8 Sep 2020)

Tue, 09/08/2020 - 00:00
Preet Kaur Gill: To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, what the most recent unemployment figures are for (a) Birmingham and (b) the West Midlands by, (i) gender, (ii) age, (iii) religion, (iv) ethnicity, and (v) socioeconomic group.

Written Answers — Chancellor of the Duchy of Lancaster and Minister for the Cabinet Office: UK Shared Prosperity Fund (8 Sep 2020)

Tue, 09/08/2020 - 00:00
Preet Kaur Gill: To ask the Chancellor of the Duchy of Lancaster and Minister for the Cabinet Office, how much the Government has invested in middle income countries through the Prosperity Fund in each of the last five years.

Written Answers — Department for International Trade: Developing Countries: Coronavirus (8 Sep 2020)

Tue, 09/08/2020 - 00:00
Preet Kaur Gill: To ask the Secretary of State for International Trade, what recent steps she has taken to support producers in the global south whose trade has been disrupted as a result of the covid-19 pandemic

Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office: Climate Change: International Co-operation (8 Sep 2020)

Tue, 09/08/2020 - 00:00
Preet Kaur Gill: To avoid scrutiny, the Secretary of State snuck out cuts of £2.9 billion from the aid budget on the day Parliament rose for the summer recess. That is around 20% of the aid budget, despite the fact that projections of an economic downturn suggested a required fall of something closer to 9%. Can the Secretary of State tell us where those cuts will come from, and how the Government will ensure...

Written Answers — Department of Health and Social Care: Coronavirus: Screening (7 Sep 2020)

Mon, 09/07/2020 - 00:00
Preet Kaur Gill: To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, with reference to the Government's covid-19 testing data for every day of the last three weeks, for what reasons the efficiency of tests, calculated as an average of the number of covid-19 tests conducted per person (a) peaked on 25 and 26 April 2020 and (b) was at a low on 22 and 23 April 2020.

Written Answers — Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy: Manufacturing Industries: West Midlands (7 Sep 2020)

Mon, 09/07/2020 - 00:00
Preet Kaur Gill: To ask the Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy, what assessment he has made of the potential effect on manufacturers in the West Midlands of not (a) updating and (b) renewing guidance on CE markings after the end of the transition period.

Written Answers — Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy: Coronavirus: Vaccination (7 Sep 2020)

Mon, 09/07/2020 - 00:00
Preet Kaur Gill: To ask the Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy, with reference to the announcement that the Government has secured access to 90 million doses of promising coronavirus vaccine candidates, published on 20 July 2020 on gov.uk, what steps the Government is taking to help ensure that that access does not affect the availability of global vaccine stocks available for...

Written Answers — Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office: Overseas Aid: Cost Effectiveness (7 Sep 2020)

Mon, 09/07/2020 - 00:00
Preet Kaur Gill: To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Affairs, what plans he has to put in place scrutiny measures to independently evaluate the Government's Official Development Assistance expenditure.

Written Answers — Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office: Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office (7 Sep 2020)

Mon, 09/07/2020 - 00:00
Preet Kaur Gill: To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Affairs, what the timescale is for launching the Foreign Commonwealth and Development Office; and what estimate he has made of the length of transition period required before that Department will be fully operational.

Written Answers — Department for Work and Pensions: Jobcentres: Staff (7 Sep 2020)

Mon, 09/07/2020 - 00:00
Preet Kaur Gill: To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, whether the performance framework for job centre advisers measures performance by the proportion of claimants who have left benefit regardless of whether the claimant entered employment or training.

Written Answers — Department for Work and Pensions: Jobcentres: Staff (7 Sep 2020)

Mon, 09/07/2020 - 00:00
Preet Kaur Gill: To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, pursuant to the Answer of 15 July 2020 to Question HL6367, if she will publish the (a) guidance to Work Coaches and Case Managers, and (b) performance framework by which those coaches will be monitored.

Written Answers — Department for Work and Pensions: Industrial Health and Safety: West Midlands (7 Sep 2020)

Mon, 09/07/2020 - 00:00
Preet Kaur Gill: To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, how many investigations of workplace concerns relating to (a) covid-19 and (b) non-covid-19 concerns, where checks have been made to ensure that measures have been put in place to comply with the law, have been made in (i) Birmingham and (ii) the West Midlands in each month since January 2020; and how many enforcement notices served in...

Written Answers — Home Office: Investigatory Powers Commissioner (7 Sep 2020)

Mon, 09/07/2020 - 00:00
Preet Kaur Gill: To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, with reference to provisions in the Coronavirus Act 2020 to allow the Home Secretary to vary the time allowed for urgent warrants to be reviewed at the request of the Investigatory Powers Commissioner, how many times have those powers been used since the 2020 Act came into force.

Written Answers — Home Office: Investigatory Powers Commissioner (7 Sep 2020)

Mon, 09/07/2020 - 00:00
Preet Kaur Gill: To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, with reference to provisions in the Coronavirus Act 2020 to allow temporary judicial commissioners (JCs) to be appointed at the request of the Investigatory Powers Commissioner, in the event that there are insufficient JCs available to operate the system under the Investigatory Powers Act 2016, how many JCs have been appointed in...

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