Cuba APPG

First Registered: 30/07/2015 • Last updated on: 27/01/2021

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To meet and exchange views with visitors from Cuba and discuss developments within the country, to encourage government links between the UK and Cuba.


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Recent Documents related to Cuba

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

2. Foreign Secretary's call with Cuban Foreign Minister Bruno Rodríguez
25/03/2019 - Foreign, Commonwealth & Development Office
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Found: Cuban Foreign Minister, Bruno Rodríguez, about UK-Cuba bilateral relationships and the Venezuelan crisis

3. Cuba and the US blockade
25/02/2021 - Early Day Motions

Found: That this House recognises that the US blockade of Cuba has cost the Cuban economy billions of dollars,

4. Cuba: prisoner pack
06/08/2020 - Foreign, Commonwealth & Development Office
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Found: INFORMATION PACK FOR BRITISH PRISONERS IN CUBA BRITISH EMBASSY

5. Cuba: prisoner pack
06/08/2020 - Foreign, Commonwealth & Development Office
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Found: Guidance Cuba: prisoner pack Explanation of the legal and prison system to

Latest Documents
Recent Speeches related to Cuba

1. European Union (Definition of Treaties) (Political Dialogue and Cooperation Agreement) (Cuba) Order 2018
18/07/2018 - Grand Committee

1: (Political Dialogue and Cooperation Agreement) (Cuba) Order 2018, and the European Union (Definition - Speech Link
2: The EU-Cuba Political Dialogue and Co-operation Agreement commits the EU and Cuba to co-operate - Speech Link
3: instability, it is making active overtures to Cuba, which is.Cuba is a Caribbean island extending into - Speech Link
4: think that this is the first ever EU-Cuba agreement. Before this, Cuba was the only country in the region - Speech Link

2. Protecting Against the Effects of the Extraterritorial Application of Third Country Legislation (Amendment) (EU Exit) Regulations 2019
26/03/2019 - Lords Chamber

1: relevant given our foreign and trade policy stances on Cuba and Iran. I welcome the opportunity for scrutiny - Speech Link
2: certain sanctions imposed by the US in relation to Cuba in the 1990s. Obviously, it has been updated since - Speech Link

3. European Union (Definition of Treaties) (Partnership and Cooperation Agreement) (Turkmenistan) Order 2017
24/07/2018 - Lords Chamber

4. Foreign Affairs Council
14/07/2016 - Written Statements

1: Latin AmericaOn Cuba, discussions will focus on a new EU-Cuba political dialogue and co-operation - Speech Link

5. Foreign Affairs Council
21/07/2016 - Written Statements

1: Latin America, focusing on Venezuela, Colombia and Cuba. Ms Mogherini underlined the importance of the forthcoming - Speech Link

6. Business without Debate
16/07/2018 - Commons Chamber

1: (Political Dialogue and Cooperation Agreement) (Cuba) Order 2018, which was laid before this House on - Speech Link

7. Venezuela
24/01/2019 - Lords Chamber

1: American countries and Canada but not by Russia and Cuba? If not, how does she think this crisis will be - Speech Link

8. Foreign Affairs Council: 12 December 2016
20/12/2016 - Written Statements

1: Minister, Bruno Rodriguez Parrilla, signed the EU-Cuba Political Dialogue and Co-operation Agreement. After - Speech Link

9. Oral Answers to Questions
20/01/2015 - Commons Chamber

1: discussed these matters in Washington before I went to Cuba, is in Havana this week. That is the good news. - Speech Link
2: improving human rights and political freedom in Cuba? Following on from his previous answer, what is - Speech Link
3: referred already to the fact that Lord Hutton and the Cuba initiative are taking a large delegation there in - Speech Link

10. Thomas Cook
25/09/2019 - Commons Chamber

1: situation in Cuba overnight. That aircraft has now left this morning, and all the passengers from Cuba who were - Speech Link
2: I welcome the update on the holidaymakers in Cuba, but are any other holidaymakers effectively being - Speech Link
3: pay tribute to and thank our foreign mission in Cuba for proactively getting in touch with Ministers - Speech Link
4: Mr Boland, lost his wife Elizabeth last year in Cuba on a Thomas Cook holiday. It now turns out that - Speech Link

Latest Speeches
Recent Questions related to Cuba
1. Cuba: Coronavirus
asked by: Grahame Morris
18/05/2020
... if he will make representations to his counterpart in the US administration on the (a) blockade and (b) restrictions of covid-19 medical resources and humanitarian assistance to Cuba.

2. Cuba: Religious Freedom
asked by: Lord Alton of Liverpool
20/12/2018
... and (2) the proposal to remove the right to freedom of conscience from Cuba's constitution; and whether they intend to raise such issues with the government of Cuba.

3. Trade Promotion: Cuba
asked by: Gareth Thomas
26/02/2020
... what further steps she is planning to take to promote trade with Cuba.

4. Cuba: Religious Freedom
asked by: Chris Evans
18/06/2019
... what plans his Department has to monitor freedom of religion or belief in Cuba following revisions to that country's constitution.

5. Cuba: USA
asked by: Grahame Morris
25/01/2021
... if he will make representations to his US counterpart to encourage the normalisation of diplomatic relations between the US and Cuba.

Latest Questions
10 Current APPG Members
Paula Barker Portrait
Paula Barker
Vice Chair
Labour - Liverpool, Wavertree
Joined: 24th February 2020
Dan Carden Portrait
Dan Carden
Vice Chair
Labour - Liverpool, Walton
Joined: 24th February 2020
Drew Hendry Portrait
Drew Hendry
Vice Chair
Scottish National Party - Inverness, Nairn, Badenoch and Strathspey
Joined: 24th February 2020
Kate Osborne Portrait
Kate Osborne
Vice Chair
Labour - Jarrow
Joined: 24th February 2020
Contact Details

Registered Contact:

Grahame Morris MP, House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA. Tel: 020 7219 1283.

Email: grahame.morris.mp@parliament.uk

Public Enquiry Point:

Kevin Flack, Marlish Cottage, High Street, Woodgreen, Hampshire SP6 2AU. Tel: 01725 513 284

Email: flackkevin1@gmail.com

No benefits in kind are on record for the Cuba APPG

No direct financial benefits are on record for the Cuba APPG

Former APPG Members
Karen Lee Portrait
Karen Lee
Chair & Registered Contact
Labour - Former Member for Lincoln
Joined: 8th November 2017
Departed: 5th November 2019
No other APPG Memberships
David T C Davies Portrait
David T C Davies
Vice Chair
Conservative - Monmouth
Joined: 8th November 2017
Departed: 5th November 2019
No other APPG Memberships
Marsha De Cordova Portrait
Marsha De Cordova
Vice Chair
Labour - Battersea
Joined: 10th October 2018
Departed: 5th November 2019
Karen Lee Portrait
Karen Lee
Chair & Registered Contact
Labour - Former Member for Lincoln
Joined: 8th November 2017
Departed: 20th December 2017
No other APPG Memberships
Cat Smith Portrait
Cat Smith
Chair & Registered Contact
Labour - Lancaster and Fleetwood
Joined: 30th July 2015
Departed: 2nd May 2017
George Kerevan Portrait
George Kerevan
Vice Chair
Scottish National Party - Former Member for East Lothian
Joined: 30th July 2015
Departed: 2nd May 2017
No other APPG Memberships