Cameroon APPG

First Registered: 19/06/2019 • Last updated on: 02/06/2021

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To develop and promote relations between the United Kingdom and the Republic of Cameroon including at parliamentary level and to assist in raising awareness amongst UK parliamentarians and the public of developments that have been taking place in Cameroon.

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 Cameroon

1. Continuing the UK's trade relationship with Cameroon: parliamentary report
21/04/2021 - Department for International Trade
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Found: Cameroon Trade Relationship with Cameroon Interim Agreement establishing an Economic

2. Doing business in Cameroon
18/03/2021 - Department for International Trade
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Found: business in Cameroon Guidance on how to export, set up a business and invest in Cameroon. From:

3. Memorandum of understanding between the UK and Cameroon on the economic partnership agreement
21/04/2021 - Department for International Trade
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Found: Memorandum of understanding between the UK and Cameroon on the economic partnership agreement Memorandum

4. Trade and investment factsheets (partner names beginning with C to F)
12/02/2021 - Department for International Trade
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Found: Cameroon This factsheet provides the latest statistics on trade and investment between the UK and

5. Cameroon: country policy and information notes
18/03/2020 - UK Visas and Immigration (UKVI)
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Found: Country Policy and Information Note Cameroon : Sexual orientation and gender identity or expression

Latest Documents
Recent Speeches related to Cameroon

1. Free Trade Agreements: Cameroon and Ghana
09/06/2021 - Commons Chamber

1: opportunity to debate the UK’s agreements with Cameroon and Ghana. I wish to raise the opportunities that - Speech Link
2: over exactly the same deal that the EU had with Cameroon without any questions asked, and with no changes - Speech Link
3: and crucially a vote on the UK’s new deal with Cameroon, but is she aware that the Secretary of State - Speech Link

2. Cameroon: English-speaking Minority
14/11/2018 - Lords Chamber

1: English-speaking regions of Cameroon: join Nigeria or join francophone Cameroon. They were not given the - Speech Link

3. Oral Answers to Questions
02/04/2019 - Commons Chamber

1: the UK respects the territorial integrity of Cameroon, but we also believe that, where there are calls - Speech Link
2: US counterparts about the worrying situation in Cameroon, has the Minister asked them about suggestions - Speech Link
3: have extensive discussions with the Government of Cameroon, who, as my right hon. Friend will know, are a - Speech Link

4. Foreign and Commonwealth Office
27/06/2018 - Ministerial Corrections

1: Africa to focus urgently on the violence in western Cameroon, the instability gripping the Democratic Republic - Speech Link
2: Lady rightly points out that, in places like Cameroon and the DRC, we are highly respected as a Government - Speech Link
3: Lady rightly points out that, in places like Cameroon and the DRC, we are highly respected as a Government - Speech Link

5. Oral Answers to Questions
08/09/2020 - Commons Chamber

1: situation in the north-west and south-west regions of Cameroon. We are assisting humanitarian efforts, and today - Speech Link
2: his interest in this area. What is going on in Cameroon is concerning for us all, whether we are talking - Speech Link
3: I thank the hon. Gentleman for his passion on Cameroon, and I know that a number of colleagues share - Speech Link

Latest Speeches
Recent Questions related to Cameroon
1. Cameroon: Detainees
asked by: Emily Thornberry
09/03/2020
... what recent representation he has made to his Cameroonian counterpart on the continued detention of (a) Maurice Kamto and (b) 200 supporters of the Cameroon Renaissance Movement.

2. Cameroon: Homicide
asked by: Emily Thornberry
05/03/2020
... the Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs in that country.

3. Cameroon: Detainees
asked by: Emily Thornberry
09/03/2020
... what representations he has made to his Cameroonian counterpart on the arrest and detention of (a) Théodore Tchopa and (b) David Eyengue Nzima following those journalists' reporting of the Cameroon Renaissance Movement-led protests in Douala in January 2020.

4. Cameroon: Homicide
asked by: Emily Thornberry
24/03/2020
... what assessment he has made of which party or parties were responsible for the Ngarbuh massacre in Cameroon on 14th February.

5. Cameroon: Food
asked by: Harriett Baldwin
09/11/2020
... what recent assessment he has made of food insecurity in the northwest and southwest region of Cameroon.

Latest Questions
7 Current APPG Officers
Lord Alderdice Portrait
Lord Alderdice
Co-Chair
Liberal Democrat - Life peer
Joined: 21st April 2021
Edward Leigh Portrait
Edward Leigh
Vice Chair
Conservative - Gainsborough
Joined: 21st April 2021
Contact Details

Registered Contact:

Sir Jeffrey M Donaldson MP, House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA. Tel: 020 7219 3407.

Email: jeffrey.donaldson.mp@parliament.uk

No benefits in kind are on record for the Cameroon APPG

No direct financial benefits are on record for the Cameroon APPG

Former APPG Officers
Lord Boateng Portrait
Lord Boateng
Co-Chair
Labour - Life peer
Joined: 19th June 2019
Departed: 5th November 2019
Eleanor Smith Portrait
Eleanor Smith
Vice Chair
Labour - Former Member for Wolverhampton South West
Joined: 19th June 2019
Departed: 5th November 2019
No other APPG Memberships
Joan Ryan Portrait
Joan Ryan
Vice Chair
The Independent Group for Change - Former Member for Enfield North
Joined: 19th June 2019
Departed: 5th November 2019
No other APPG Memberships
Philip Davies Portrait
Philip Davies
Vice Chair
Conservative - Shipley
Joined: 19th June 2019
Departed: 5th November 2019