Chile APPG

First Registered: 28/04/2016 • Last updated on: 10/03/2021

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To foster good relations between parliamentarians from the UK and Chile and to increase knowledge and understanding of Chile.

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 Chile

1. Overseas Business Risk - Chile
12/02/2021 - Department for International Trade
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Found: Risk - Chile Information on how UK companies can control risks when doing business in Chile.

2. Chile - List of Medical Facilities/Practitioners
05/12/2019 - Foreign, Commonwealth & Development Office
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Found: Chile - List of Medical Facilities/Practitioners - GOV.UK

3. UK and Chile sign continuity agreement
30/01/2019 - Department for International Trade
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Found:  UK and Chile sign continuity agreement - GOV.UK

4. SIN Chile: sharing UK expertise to lower carbon emissions from Chilean Peatlands
28/07/2020 - Foreign, Commonwealth & Development Office
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Found: Research and analysis SIN Chile: sharing UK expertise to lower carbon emissions

5. Continuing the UK's trade relationship with Chile: parliamentary report
06/02/2019 - Department for International Trade
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Found: Continuing the UK's trade relationship with Chile: parliamentary report - GOV.UK

Latest Documents
Recent Speeches related to Chile

1. Agreement Establishing an Economic Partnership Agreement between the Eastern and Southern Africa States and the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
13/03/2019 - Lords Chamber

1: I do not belittle our relationship with Chile, with the eastern or southern African regions or - Speech Link
2: committee and joint consultative committee with Chile. It would be interesting to know how the Government - Speech Link
3: External Affairs Sub-Committee, which considered the Chile and eastern and southern Africa states agreements - Speech Link

2. The UK’s Relationship with the Pacific Alliance (International Relations Committee Report)
01/02/2021 - Grand Committee

1: The Pacific Alliance currently brings together Chile, Colombia, Mexico and Peru. It was founded in 2011 - Speech Link
2: in 2018, it comprises Australia, Brunei, Canada, Chile, Japan, Malaysia, Mexico, New Zealand, Peru, Singapore - Speech Link
3: transatlantic relations, I have attended conferences in Chile and Mexico, and have also visited Peru. The members - Speech Link

3. International Development: Forestry
21/03/2017 - Lords Chamber

1: at the decision of DfID not to give any help to Chile, our greatest ally in South America, following the - Speech Link
2: number of discussions on this. Of course, because Chile is not ODA eligible due to its middle-income status - Speech Link

4. European Organization for Astronomical Research in the Southern Hemisphere (Immunities and Privileges) (Amendment) Order 2018
09/05/2018 - Grand Committee

1: interesting documentary about what is going on down in Chile—although the ESO headquarters are in Munich, not - Speech Link
2: we discussed it there were 40 employees: 38 in Chile and two in Germany. What is the score now? How many - Speech Link
3: are currently in the UK. All are in Germany or Chile. We would therefore need to interrogate individual - Speech Link

5. European Organisation for Astronomical Research in the Southern Hemisphere (Immunities and Privileges) (Amendment) Order 2017
30/03/2017 - Lords Chamber

1: that at least 38 are based overseas in Germany or Chile; the remaining two have previously or occasionally - Speech Link
2: that at least 38 are based overseas in Germany and Chile. These are not huge numbers—I would have thought - Speech Link
3: the current telescopic facilities are based in Chile.The noble Lord also raised the important - Speech Link

Latest Speeches
Recent Questions related to Chile
1. Chile: Demonstrations
asked by: Patrick Grady
27/01/2020
... what representations he has made to his Chilean counterpart on engaging in peaceful dialogue with protestors.

2. Chile: Demonstrations
asked by: Patrick Grady
27/01/2020
... what assessment he has made of the Chilean Government’s response to protests in that country.

3. Chile: Training
asked by: Patrick Grady
05/05/2020
... (b) internal security training and (c) public order training to Chile since January 2015; and if he will make a statement.

4. Chile: Demonstrations
asked by: Emily Thornberry
31/01/2020
... what representations he has made to his Chilean counterpart on recent protests in that country.

5. Chile: Demonstrations
asked by: Tommy Sheppard
31/10/2019
... what assessment his Department has made of the accuracy of allegations of human rights abuses during the ongoing protests in Chile.

Latest Questions
9 Current APPG Officers
Kenny MacAskill Portrait
Kenny MacAskill
Treasurer
Alba Party - East Lothian
Joined: 8th April 2020
Lord Mountevans Portrait
Lord Mountevans
Vice Chair
Crossbench - Excepted Hereditary
Joined: 7th August 2020
Seema Malhotra Portrait
Seema Malhotra
Vice Chair
Labour (Co-op) - Feltham and Heston
Joined: 8th April 2020
Contact Details

Registered Contact:

Dr Lisa Cameron MP, House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA. Tel: 020 7219 6855.

Email: lisa.cameron.mp@parliament.uk

Public Enquiry Point:

Sebastian Lorenzini, Embassy of Chile, 37-41 Old Queen Street, London SW1H 9JA. Tel: 020 7222 2361

Email: slorenzini@minrel.gob.cl

No benefits in kind are on record for the Chile APPG

No direct financial benefits are on record for the Chile APPG

Former APPG Officers
Lord Dykes Portrait
Lord Dykes
Vice Chair
Crossbench - Life peer
Joined: 28th September 2017
Departed: 5th November 2019
John Grogan Portrait
John Grogan
Officer
Labour - Former Member for Keighley
Joined: 28th September 2017
Departed: 5th November 2019
No other APPG Memberships
Graham Stringer Portrait
Graham Stringer
Officer
Labour - Blackley and Broughton
Joined: 28th September 2017
Departed: 5th November 2019
Baroness Scott of Needham Market Portrait
Baroness Scott of Needham Market
Officer
Liberal Democrat - Life peer
Joined: 28th September 2017
Departed: 5th November 2019
No other APPG Memberships
Faisal Rashid Portrait
Faisal Rashid
Officer
Labour - Former Member for Warrington South
Joined: 2nd January 2019
Departed: 5th November 2019
No other APPG Memberships
Helen Goodman Portrait
Helen Goodman
Officer
Labour - Former Member for Bishop Auckland
Joined: 28th September 2017
Departed: 5th November 2019
No other APPG Memberships
Chris Green Portrait
Chris Green
Vice Chair
Conservative - Bolton West
Joined: 28th September 2017
Departed: 21st November 2018
Mark Pritchard Portrait
Mark Pritchard
Officer
Conservative - The Wrekin
Joined: 28th April 2016
Departed: 21st November 2018