CAFOD APPG

First Registered: 29/09/2015 • Last updated on: 10/03/2021

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To meet and discuss matters of interest to the work of CAFOD, current humanitarian crises and the role of the Catholic church in international development.

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 CAFOD

1. Catholic Agency for Overseas Development (CAFOD) - written evidence
16/10/2018 - Inquiry: Modern slavery - Home Affairs Committee
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Found: Development (CAFOD)Written submission from the Catholic Agency for Overseas Development (CAFOD) (MSA0011) About

2. SAINT ROMERO
14/11/2018 - Early Day Motions

Found: and continues to have in inspiring the work of CAFOD, Trocheva and the wider CARITAS family.

3. Catholic Agency for Overseas Development (CAFOD) - written evidence
10/10/2018 - Inquiry: UK aid for combating climate change - International Development Committee
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Found: Development (CAFOD)Written evidence submitted by the Catholic Agency for Overseas Development (CAFOD)  About

4. Global Witness - written evidence
21/05/2019 - Inquiry: UK progress on the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) - International Development Committee
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Found: conducted by the Overseas Development Institute, CAFOD and others show that in the last measurable period

5. CAFOD
29/09/2015 - APPGs

Found: and discuss matters of interest to the work of CAFOD, current humanitarian crises and the role of the

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Recent Speeches related to CAFOD

1. Overseas Development Assistance: Fossil Fuel Subsidies
15/05/2018 - Lords Chamber

1: Baroness makes a good point. As she rightly said, the CAFOD report refers to 2010-14. That precedes the SDGs - Speech Link

2. Government Support for NGOs and Churches in Developing Nations: Covid-19
25/03/2021 - Westminster Hall

1: Church and its charitable organisations, such as CAFOD and SCIAF, have done work on education, sustainability - Speech Link
2: and under-fives in South Sudan, our funding to CAFOD is building community resilience to climate shocks - Speech Link

3. Tigray
08/02/2021 - Lords Chamber

1: such as the Tropical Health and Education Trust, CAFOD and others in the same league that are free from - Speech Link

4. HIV and AIDS
18/01/2016 - Lords Chamber

1: stigma reduction in Africa since the epidemic began. CAFOD and its partners, of all faiths and none, implement - Speech Link

5. Eritrea and Ethiopia
27/01/2015 - Lords Chamber

1: Ethiopia that I know doing just this, in the shape of CAFOD, the UK-based Catholic Agency for Overseas Development - Speech Link
2: be a trustee of Christian Aid, which, along with CAFOD, is working on the ground in Ethiopia. It has been - Speech Link

Latest Speeches
Recent Questions related to CAFOD
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6 Current APPG Officers
Patrick Grady Portrait
Patrick Grady
Vice Chair
Scottish National Party - Glasgow North
Joined: 28th September 2017
Contact Details

Registered Contact:

Catherine McKinnell MP, The Lemington Centre, Tyne View, Newcastle, NE15 8RZ. Tel: 0191 229 0352.

Public Enquiry Point:

Andrea Speranza, CAFOD (Catholic Agency for Overseas Development), Romero House, 55 Westminster Bridge Road, London SE1 7JB

Email: asperanza@cafod.org.uk

No benefits in kind are on record for the CAFOD APPG

No direct financial benefits are on record for the CAFOD APPG

Former APPG Officers
Maria Caulfield Portrait
Maria Caulfield
Vice Chair
Conservative - Lewes
Joined: 29th September 2015
Departed: 5th November 2019
No other APPG Memberships
Lord McNally Portrait
Lord McNally
Vice Chair
Liberal Democrat - Life peer
Joined: 28th April 2016
Departed: 5th November 2019
Lord Alton of Liverpool Portrait
Lord Alton of Liverpool
Vice Chair
Crossbench - Life peer
Joined: 29th September 2015
Departed: 28th September 2017
Baroness Williams of Crosby Portrait
Baroness Williams of Crosby
Vice Chair
- Former Member for
Joined: 29th September 2015
Departed: 3rd February 2016
No other APPG Memberships