Global Education APPG

First Registered: 30/07/2015 • Last updated on: 17/11/2021

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To raise greater awareness of the factors affecting education in developing countries, and the government's obligations to help meet international goals for education for all. To work with all parties, international development organisations, education stakeholders (including unions) both nationally and internationally, to help secure a good quality education for all.

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Recent Documents related to Global Education

1. Explanatory memorandum: Global Convention on the Recognition of Qualifications concerning Higher Education
19/07/2021 - Treaty
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Found: the UNESCO Global Convention on the Recognition of Qualifications concerning Higher Education Command Paper

2. Every girl goes to school, stays safe, and learns: 5 years of global action 2021 to 2026
12/05/2021 - Foreign, Commonwealth & Development Office
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Found: school, stays safe, and learns: Five years of global action 2021Œ26 Who we are The Foreign, Commonwealth

3. Global Convention on the Recognition of Qualifications concerning Higher Education [MS No.4/2021]
20/07/2021 - Foreign, Commonwealth & Development Office
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Found: Global Convention on the Recognition of Qualifications concerning Higher Education [MS No.4/2021]

4. Every girl goes to school, stays safe, and learns: 5 years of global action 2021 to 2026
12/05/2021 - Foreign, Commonwealth & Development Office
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Found: goes to school, stays safe, and learns: 5 years of global action 2021 to 2026 This plan sets out actions

5. G7 Foreign and Development Ministers' Meeting, May 2021: communiqué
05/05/2021 - Foreign, Commonwealth & Development Office
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Found: resolve stronger than in addressing the global set - education : Millions of girls across the globe

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Recent Speeches related to Global Education

1. Global Education Summit
14/07/2021 - Lords Chamber

1: Government what outcomes they expect from the Global Education Summit being co-hosted by the United Kingdom - Speech Link
2: will set the Global Partnership for Education on a path to secure its five-year funding target of $5 billion - Speech Link
3: to build the efficiency, equity and volume of education systems in those countries. It is in those low-income - Speech Link

2. UN International Day of Education
28/01/2021 - Commons Chamber

1: House has considered the UN International Day of Education.I thank the Backbench Business Committee - Speech Link

3. Girls’ Education
05/09/2019 - Commons Chamber

1: the House on the UK’s work to support girls’ education around the world—in particular, our work to help - Speech Link

4. Global Education for the Most Marginalised
26/02/2019 - Westminster Hall

1: move,That this House has considered global education for the most marginalised.It is always - Speech Link

5. G7 and NATO Summits
16/06/2021 - Commons Chamber

1: distributed to developing nations by COVAX, the global alliance that the UK helped to establish. With - Speech Link

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Recent Questions related to Global Education
1. Global Partnership for Education
asked by: Layla Moran
15/03/2021
... whether his Department plans to pledge at least £600m to the replenishment of the Global Partnership for Education.

2. Global Partnership for Education
asked by: Bim Afolami
02/03/2021
...What plans he has to ensure that the UK and other donors contribute funding to the Global Partnership for Education replenishment in 2021.

3. Global Partnership for Education
asked by: Dan Carden
20/04/2021
... what plans he has to increase (a) political and (b) financial support for the forthcoming replenishment of the Global Partnership for Education.

4. Global Partnership for Education
asked by: Luke Evans
12/07/2021
... what objectives he plans to pursue as co-chairman of the Global Partnership for Education's Replenishment Summit in July 2021.

5. Global Partnership for Education
asked by: Yasmin Qureshi
19/07/2021
... whether the Government is planning to set up a challenge fund with match funding for making progress towards the $5 billion Global Partnership for Education replenishment target.

Latest Questions
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9 Current APPG Officers
Lord Low of Dalston Portrait
Lord Low of Dalston
Vice Chair
Crossbench - Life peer
Joined: 30th July 2015
Baroness Sugg Portrait
Baroness Sugg
Vice Chair
Conservative - Life peer
Joined: 21st April 2021
Contact Details

Registered Contact:

Harriett Baldwin MP, House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA. Tel: 020 7219 3000.

Email: harriett.baldwin.mp@parliament.uk

Public Enquiry Point:

Kaleem Luthra, Results UK, 31-33 Bondway, Vauxhall, London SW8 ISJ. Tel: 020 7793 3970

Email: appg.globaleducation@results.org.uk

Secretariat:

Results UK acts as the group's secretariat. http://www.results.org.uk/

Group's Website:

http://www.globaleducationappg.co.uk/

Benefits in Kind
Date
11 Feb 2021
Source
Results UK
Description
Secretariat   From : 11/02/2021 To : 10/02/2022
Value
£4,501
Date
11 Feb 2020
Source
Results UK
Description
Secretariat   From : 11/02/2020 To : 10/02/2021
Value
£4,501
Date
13 Sep 2018
Source
Results UK
Description
Secretariat   From : 13/09/2018 To : 12/09/2019
Value
£4,501
Date
1 Jan 2015
Source
Results UK
Description
Secretariat   From : 01/01/2015 To : 31/12/2015
Value
£1,501

No direct financial benefits are on record for the Global Education APPG

Former APPG Officers
Stephen Twigg Portrait
Stephen Twigg
Chair & Registered Contact
Labour (Co-op) - Former Member for Liverpool, West Derby
Joined: 10th October 2018
Departed: 5th November 2019
No other APPG Memberships
David Linden Portrait
David Linden
Vice Chair
Scottish National Party - Glasgow East
Joined: 10th October 2018
Departed: 5th November 2019
Mark Williams Portrait
Mark Williams
Chair & Registered Contact
Liberal Democrat - Former Member for Ceredigion
Joined: 30th July 2015
Departed: 30th July 2015
No other APPG Memberships
Baroness Goudie Portrait
Baroness Goudie
Co-Chair
Labour - Life peer
Joined: 30th July 2015
Departed: 30th July 2015
Chris Heaton-Harris Portrait
Chris Heaton-Harris
Vice Chair
Conservative - Daventry
Joined: 30th July 2015
Departed: 30th July 2015
No other APPG Memberships
Baroness Sharp of Guildford Portrait
Baroness Sharp of Guildford
Vice Chair
Liberal Democrat - Retired on 31 July 2016
Joined: 30th July 2015
Departed: 30th July 2015
No other APPG Memberships
Pat Glass Portrait
Pat Glass
Vice Chair
Labour - Former Member for North West Durham
Joined: 30th July 2015
Departed: 30th July 2015
No other APPG Memberships
Laurence Robertson Portrait
Laurence Robertson
Vice Chair
Conservative - Tewkesbury
Joined: 30th July 2015
Departed: 30th July 2015