Friends of Syria APPG

First Registered: 13/11/2015 • Last updated on: 15/06/2022

A forum for MPs and Peers interested in Syria.

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.
View Official Register Entry


Reticulating Splines
APPG Supplied Content

APPGs can register with Parallel Parliament and submit files and articles to be placed here.

Parallel Parliament offers the facility for APPGs to submit written content and files, which are made available through this page.

Submitters can draft and edit publications, and either release them on demand, or schedule release for a future date.

Both text content and attached files submitted through this facility is indexed by our website, and made available through both the search function and relevant e-mail alerts. Any of our users registered for an alert which matches your content, will receive a link making them aware of its publication.

If you wish to register as an authorised representative of the Friends of Syria APPG and use this facility, click below

7 Current APPG Officers
Alison McGovern Portrait
Alison McGovern
Chair & Registered Contact
Labour - Wirral South
Joined: 24th November 2016
Andrew Mitchell Portrait
Andrew Mitchell
Co-Chair
Conservative - Sutton Coldfield
Joined: 13th November 2015
Thangam Debbonaire Portrait
Thangam Debbonaire
Officer
Labour - Bristol West
Joined: 8th April 2020
1 APPG Membership
Parkrun
Contact Details

Registered Contact:

Alison McGovern MP, House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA. Tel: 020 7219 7190.

Email: alison.mcgovern.mp@parliament.uk

Group's Website:

http://www.appgfriendsofsyria.org/

Date
7 Nov 2016
Source
Friends of Syria Campaign
Description
Printing costs and travel costs for speakers.
Value
£1,501
Date
7 Nov 2016
Source
Syria Campaign
Description
Printing costs and travel costs for speakers.
Value
£1,501
Date
13 Oct 2016
Source
Friends of Syria Campaign
Description
Secretariat   From : 13/10/2016 To : 12/10/2017
Value
£4,501

No direct financial benefits are on record for the Friends of Syria APPG

Former APPG Officers
Alicia Kearns Portrait
Alicia Kearns
Vice Chair
Conservative - Rutland and Melton
Joined: 8th April 2020
Departed: 2nd June 2021
Lord Walney Portrait
Lord Walney
Secretary
Crossbench - Life peer
Joined: 13th November 2015
Departed: 21st November 2018
3 APPG Memberships
Blood Cancer , District Councils , Get Refusal
Lord Hylton Portrait
Lord Hylton
Treasurer
Crossbench - Excepted Hereditary
Joined: 13th November 2015
Departed: 2nd May 2017
No other APPG Memberships
Jo Cox Portrait
Jo Cox
Chair & Registered Contact
Labour - Former Member for Batley and Spen
Joined: 13th November 2015
Departed: 3rd June 2016
No other APPG Memberships