Air Pollution APPG

First Registered: 03/06/2016 • Last updated on: 21/04/2021

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To bring together parliamentarians, experts, and stakeholders to discuss and promote measures to tackle poor air quality; and to work to raise the profile of both the problem and its solutions in Parliament.

Note: All-Party Parliamentary Groups (APPGs) are informal, cross-party groups formed by MPs and Members of the House of Lords who share a common interest in a particular policy area, region or country. APPGs have no official status within Parliament.


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Recent Documents related to Air Pollution

1. A Systems Approach to Air Pollution – East Africa: Synthesis Report.
06/05/2020 - Department for International Development
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Found: leading UK and East African researchers in air pollution, urban planning, economic geography, public

2. Written evidence: British Lung Foundation (EB18)
08/09/2020 - Bill Documents

Found: campaigning so that one day everyone breathes clean air with healthy lungs. We offer hope, help and a voice

3. Air Pollution Exposure in Low Income Households in Kampala
06/05/2020 - Department for International Development
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Found: Vulnerability Scoping Study: Air Pollution Exposure in Low Income Households in Kampala asap

4. Air Quality
12/06/2020 - Select Committee Inquiry

Found:

Air pollution has been Air Pollution Exposure and Public Transport in Addis Ababa.
06/05/2020 - Department for International Development
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Found: Vulnerability Scoping Study: Air Pollution Exposure and Public Transport in Addis Ababa

Latest Documents
Recent Speeches related to Air Pollution

1. Air Pollution: London
27/04/2021 - Westminster Hall

1: move,That this House has considered air pollution in London.It is a pleasure to serve under - Speech Link

2. Children’s Health: Vehicle Emissions
11/06/2019 - Lords Chamber

1: of them are children. The effects of air pollution on children’s physical development continue throughout - Speech Link

3. Local Clean Air Targets
20/10/2020 - Westminster Hall

1: That this House has considered local clean air targets.It is a pleasure to see you in the - Speech Link

4. Clean Air
03/09/2019 - Commons Chamber

1: in a Bill to make provision about mitigating air pollution, including through the use of low emission zones; - Speech Link
2: motion this afternoon. I always knew that clean air was a topic that would command widespread interest - Speech Link

5. Vehicle Pollution: Children’s Health
18/02/2019 - Lords Chamber

1: reduce air pollution from vehicles and what assessment they have made of the impact of such pollution on - Speech Link
2: electric vehicle chargers. Long-term exposure to air pollution is a particular threat to vulnerable groups - Speech Link
3: evidence from the National Institutes of Health that pollution may contribute to not only miscarriage and stillbirth - Speech Link

Latest Speeches
Recent Questions related to Air Pollution
1. Air Pollution
asked by: Zarah Sultana
05/10/2020
... what recent steps his Department has taken to align the UK's target for PM2.5 with the World Health Organisation's guideline amount.

2. Air Pollution
asked by: Barry Sheerman
15/09/2020
... what steps he is taking to ensure local authorities make (a) young and (b) vulnerable people within their area aware of the health risks of air pollution.

3. Air Pollution
asked by: Barry Sheerman
15/09/2020
... what steps he is taking to ensure that local authorities have the (a) knowledge and (b) capacity to tackle local air pollution.

4. Air Pollution
asked by: Barry Sheerman
15/09/2020
... what steps he is taking to ensure strong partnerships between local authorities and the private sector to tackle roadside air pollution.

5. Air Pollution
asked by: Layla Moran
13/10/2020
... how much funding his Department (a) has allocated in the last five years and (b) plans to allocate in 2021-22 to tackle pollution overseas.

Latest Questions
8 Current APPG Officers
Dan Poulter Portrait
Dan Poulter
Vice Chair
Conservative - Central Suffolk and North Ipswich
Joined: 24th November 2016
Baroness Sheehan Portrait
Baroness Sheehan
Vice Chair
Liberal Democrat - Life peer
Joined: 3rd June 2016
Karen Buck Portrait
Karen Buck
Vice Chair
Labour - Westminster North
Joined: 3rd June 2016
Claudia Webbe Portrait
Claudia Webbe
Vice Chair
Independent - Leicester East
Joined: 24th February 2020
Contact Details

Registered Contact:

Geraint Davies MP, House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA. Tel: 020 7219 1540.

Email: geraint.davies.mp@parliament.uk

Group's Website:

https://appgairpollution.org/

Benefits in Kind
Date
15 Jan 2020
Source
Environmental Industries Commission
Description
Environmental Industries Commission is paid by Airtopia and Beama to act as the group's secretariat   From : 15/01/2020 To : 14/01/2021
Value
£6,001
Date
6 Sep 2018
Source
Environmental Industries Commission
Description
Secretariat   From : 06/09/2018 To : 05/09/2019
Value
£6,001
Date
6 Sep 2017
Source
Environmental Industries Commission
Description
Secretariat   From : 06/09/2017 To : 05/09/2018
Value
£6,001
Date
26 Apr 2016
Source
Environmental Industries Commission
Description
Secretariat   From : 26/04/2016 To : 26/04/2017
Value
£1,501
Financial Benefits Received
Date
9 Feb 2018
Source
Airtopia
Value
£3,000
Former APPG Officers
Matthew Pennycook Portrait
Matthew Pennycook
Chair & Registered Contact
Labour - Greenwich and Woolwich
Joined: 3rd June 2016
Departed: 26th April 2018
No other APPG Memberships
None Portrait
Dr Poulter
Vice Chair
Joined: 3rd June 2016
Departed: 12th October 2016