Caribbean APPG

First Registered: 15/02/2017 • Last updated on: 21/04/2021

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To encourage political interest in the Caribbean; to meet Caribbean politicians visiting the UK; and to discuss British-Caribbean politics.

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 Caribbean

1. Tenth UK-Caribbean Ministerial Forum Communiqué and Action Plan
18/03/2021 - Foreign, Commonwealth & Development Office
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Found: U K - CARIBBEAN FORUM : ACTION PLAN At the conclusion of the 10 th UK - Caribbean Forum, held

2. Profile of development work: Caribbean
02/09/2020 - Foreign, Commonwealth & Development Office
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Found: DFID CARIBBEAN poverty, deliver the Global Goals for Sustainable Development (SDGs) and tackle

3. Tenth UK-Caribbean Ministerial Forum Communiqué and Action Plan
18/03/2021 - Foreign, Commonwealth & Development Office
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Found: UK - CARIBBEAN FORUM : COMMUNIQU É Introduction 1. The Tenth United Kingdom - Caribbean Ministerial

4. Tenth UK-Caribbean Ministerial Forum Communiqué and Action Plan
18/03/2021 - Foreign, Commonwealth & Development Office
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Found: Policy paper Tenth UK-Caribbean Ministerial Forum Communiqué and Action Plan

5. Mapping Security and Justice Activities in the Caribbean
07/10/2019 - Department for International Development
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Found: Mapping security and justic e activities in the Caribbean Roz Price Institute of Development Studies

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Recent Speeches related to Caribbean

1. Overseas Territories: Humanitarian and Disaster Relief
09/02/2021 - Lords Chamber

1: provide significant support to Bermuda and the Caribbean territories to ensure that they are ready for - Speech Link
2: The Royal Navy has a forward presence in the Caribbean during hurricane season to support our overseas - Speech Link
3: and support, safeguarding our north Atlantic Caribbean territories and getting to know the many islands - Speech Link

2. Windrush Generation and the Home Office
07/03/2019 - Commons Chamber

1: automatically to many citizens, including those from the Caribbean Commonwealth. By changing the rules, the Government - Speech Link
2: recommendation 5, on the need to extend the review beyond Caribbean Commonwealth citizens. I wonder whether the Committee - Speech Link
3: the issue. Just as some people went back to the Caribbean on holiday and could not come back into this country - Speech Link

3. St Vincent: Volcanic Eruption
14/04/2021 - Lords Chamber

1: personally approved and ensured, £200,000 to the Caribbean Disaster Emergency Management Agency—CDEMA—to - Speech Link
2: out that we have a permanent presence in the Caribbean and work very closely with the relief organisation - Speech Link
3: expertise—in CDEMA and in the structures in the Caribbean and the region to ensure that the response can - Speech Link

4. MV “Empire Windrush”
18/01/2018 - Grand Committee

1: “the great wave of post-war migration from the Caribbean to the United Kingdom can symbolically be said - Speech Link
2: Members of this House, particularly those with Caribbean origin. My noble friend Lady Lawrence of Clarendon - Speech Link
3: dreams of hundreds of young men and women from the Caribbean. Nothing like this had happened before. Here was - Speech Link

5. Windrush: 70th Anniversary
14/06/2018 - Commons Chamber

1: at Tilbury Docks carrying passengers from the Caribbean; further notes the critical role those passengers - Speech Link
2: comments.Windrush passengers from the Caribbean travelled as British citizens as a result of the - Speech Link
3: lives of Windrush passengers and others from the Caribbean who followed them to Brixton were captured by - Speech Link

Latest Speeches
Recent Questions related to Caribbean
1. Caribbean: Coronavirus
asked by: John Spellar
20/05/2020
... how many people are registered with his Department as awaiting repatriation from the West Indies as a result of the covid-19 pandemic.

2. Caribbean: Coronavirus
asked by: Andrew Rosindell
20/04/2021
... what steps his Department is taking to assist Commonwealth members in the Caribbean to roll out covid-19 vaccines.

3. Caribbean Community
asked by: Ruth Jones
03/03/2021
... when he last met representatives of CARICOM.

4. Caribbean: Coronavirus
asked by: Fabian Hamilton
18/05/2020
... what estimate he has made of the number of British citizens still awaiting repatriation to the UK from countries in the Caribbean region due to the covid-19 pandemic.

5. Caribbean: Coronavirus
asked by: Fabian Hamilton
18/05/2020
... (d) Montserrat and (e) Antigua and Barbuda as a result of the covid-19 pandemic.

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22 Current APPG Officers
Lord Bellingham Portrait
Lord Bellingham
Deputy Chairman
Conservative - Life peer
Joined: 15th February 2017
1 APPG Membership
Norfolk Island
David Morris Portrait
David Morris
Vice Chair
Conservative - Morecambe and Lunesdale
Joined: 15th February 2017
Mark Pritchard Portrait
Mark Pritchard
Vice Chair
Conservative - The Wrekin
Joined: 24th February 2020
Lord Mendelsohn Portrait
Lord Mendelsohn
Vice Chair
Labour - Life peer
Joined: 21st April 2021
Contact Details

Registered Contact:

Andrew Rosindell MP, House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA. Tel: 020 7219 8475.

Email: andrew.rosindell.mp@parliament.uk

Public Enquiry Point:

Philippa Broom, Office of Andrew Rosindell MP, House of Commons, London SW1A 0AA. Tel: 07855 368 127

Email: andrew.rosindell.mp@parliament.uk

No benefits in kind are on record for the Caribbean APPG

No direct financial benefits are on record for the Caribbean APPG

Former APPG Officers
David Lammy Portrait
David Lammy
Deputy Chairman
Labour - Tottenham
Joined: 15th February 2017
Departed: 10th March 2021
4 APPG Memberships
Alevis , British Jews , Faith and Society , Fatherhood
None Portrait
Sir Henry Bellingham
Deputy Chairman
Joined: 7th August 2020
Departed: 4th November 2020
Baroness Hoey Portrait
Baroness Hoey
Vice Chair
Non-affiliated - Life peer
Joined: 15th February 2017
Departed: 5th November 2019
1 APPG Membership
Commonwealth
Baroness Howells of St Davids Portrait
Baroness Howells of St Davids
Vice Chair
Labour - Retired on 10 January 2019
Joined: 15th February 2017
Departed: 2nd January 2019
No other APPG Memberships
Geoffrey Clifton-Brown Portrait
Geoffrey Clifton-Brown
Chair & Registered Contact
Conservative - The Cotswolds
Joined: 15th February 2017
Departed: 10th October 2018
Geoffrey Clifton-Brown Portrait
Geoffrey Clifton-Brown
Chair & Registered Contact
Conservative - The Cotswolds
Joined: 15th February 2017
Departed: 20th December 2017
Diane Abbott Portrait
Diane Abbott
President
Labour - Hackney North and Stoke Newington
Joined: 15th February 2017
Departed: 2nd May 2017