Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic Business Owners APPG

First Registered: 08/05/2019 • Last updated on: 10/03/2021

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To bring together parliamentarians from all parties and both Houses with key players in Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic (BAME) businesses to promote the growth of successful BAME businesses across the UK. A key aim is to promote an inclusive national strategy of policy, support and resources to enable the growth of BAME owned businesses for the benefit of the overall UK economy.

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 Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic Business Owners

1. Replace statues of slave traders with plinths that offer space for BAME artists.
09/06/2020 - Petitions

Found: slave trade owners, whilst keeping and maintaining the plinths to provide a space for Black, Asian, and minority

2. Ethnicity pay gap reporting
02/11/2020 - Early Day Motions

Found: That this House notes the efforts of Business in the Community to help cross-sector employers better

3. Supporting Diversity and Inclusion in Innovation study
21/07/2020 - Innovate UK
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Found: Okenla (Y), Esther Ka Yi Kwan (Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy (BEIS)), Frances

4. Support for ethnic minority entrepreneurs helps 11,000 businesses get off the ground
20/08/2018 - Race Disparity Unit
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Found: Support for ethnic minority entrepreneurs helps 11,000 businesses get off

5. Race and the criminal justice system statistics 2018
28/11/2019 - Ministry of Justice
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Found: perspective on the typical experiences of different ethnic groups. Published 28 November 2019

Latest Documents
Recent Speeches related to Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic Business Owners

1. Covid-19: Ethnic Minority Disparities
01/03/2021 - Commons Chamber

1: tackling covid-19 disparities experienced by ethnic minority groups. In my first report of 22 October, I - Speech Link
2: and disproportionate impact on our black, Asian and ethnic minority communities. In the second wave, Bangladeshi - Speech Link

2. Covid-19: Disparate Impact
22/10/2020 - Commons Chamber

1: date has focused on the impact of covid-19 on ethnic minority people. There is a wider strand of work within - Speech Link

3. Covid-19: BAME Communities
18/06/2020 - Commons Chamber

1: level of deaths from covid-19 among Black, Asian and minority ethnic communities; notes that structural - Speech Link
2: level of deaths from covid-19 among Black, Asian and minority ethnic communities; notes that structural - Speech Link
3: over-populated by African, Caribbean, Asian, and minority ethnic people. We must be honest with ourselves - Speech Link

4. Black History Month
20/10/2020 - Commons Chamber

1: House has considered Black History Month.I thank the Backbench Business Committee for giving us - Speech Link

5. Media Diversity
11/02/2020 - Commons Chamber

1: using TV, radio and newspapers, people from ethnic minority backgrounds and young people are turning away - Speech Link
2: our media also means a lack of black, Asian and other minority ethnic group representation. A study by - Speech Link

Latest Speeches
Recent Questions related to Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic Business Owners
1. Business: Ethnic Groups
asked by: Lord Taylor of Warwick
19/10/2020
...To ask Her Majesty's Government what assessment they have made of the campaign launched on 1 October by the Confederation of British Industry and others to increase the diversity of racial and ethnic participation in British businesses.

2. Treatment of, and Outcomes for, Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic Individuals in the Criminal Justice System Independent Review
asked by: Lyn Brown
07/07/2020
... what recent assessment he has made of the degree of implementation of Lammy Review recommendations (a) 28 and (b) 29 in private prisons in England and Wales.

3. Treatment of, and Outcomes for, Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic Individuals in the Criminal Justice System Independent Review
asked by: Steve Baker
23/06/2020
... Asian and Minority Ethnic individuals in the Criminal Justice System; and if he will make a statement.

4. Treatment of, and Outcomes for, Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic Individuals in the Criminal Justice System Independent Review
asked by: Matt Western
23/10/2020
... what progress there has been on the implementation of the Lammy Review recommendations.

5. Treatment Of, and Outcomes For, Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic Individuals in the Criminal Justice System Independent Review
asked by: Baroness Ritchie of Downpatrick
06/10/2020
... published on 8 September 2017.

Latest Questions
6 Current APPG Officers
Theresa Villiers Portrait
Theresa Villiers
Vice Chair
Conservative - Chipping Barnet
Joined: 8th May 2019
Navendu Mishra Portrait
Navendu Mishra
Officer
Labour - Stockport
Joined: 8th April 2020
Contact Details

Registered Contact:

Sir Peter Bottomley MP, House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA. Tel: 020 7219 5060.

Email: bottomleyp@parliament.uk

Public Enquiry Point:

Diana Chrouch, Chrouch Consulting, 20 Rossmore Court, Park Road, London NW1 6XX. Tel: 07445 978 902

Email: appg@chrouchconsulting.co.uk

Secretariat:

Chrouch Consulting acts as the group's secretariat. http://chrouchconsulting.co.uk/

Benefits in Kind
Date
11 Feb 2020
Source
Chrouch Consulting
Description
Secretariat   From : 11/02/2020 To : 10/02/2021
Value
£10,501
Date
6 Mar 2019
Source
Chrouch Consulting
Description
Secretariat   From : 06/03/2019 To : 05/03/2020
Value
£10,501

No direct financial benefits are on record for the Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic Business Owners APPG

Former APPG Officers
Gagan Mohindra Portrait
Gagan Mohindra
Chair & Registered Contact
Conservative - South West Hertfordshire
Joined: 24th September 2020
Departed: 4th November 2020
Chi Onwurah Portrait
Chi Onwurah
Chair & Registered Contact
Labour - Newcastle upon Tyne Central
Joined: 8th May 2019
Departed: 7th August 2020