Global Education APPG

First Registered: 30/07/2015 • Last updated on: 10/03/2021

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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.

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 Global Education

1. Addressing School Violence
16/08/2018 - Department for International Development
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Found: Headteachers, Staff and Governing Bodies. Lancet Global Health Collecting data on violence against children

2. Global Disability Summit - Inclusion in education
16/07/2018 - Department for International Development
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Found: Global Disability Summit - Inclusion in education - GOV.UK

3. Results UK - written evidence
12/02/2019 - Inquiry: UK progress on the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) - International Development Committee
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Found: health and education, with a key focus being placed on Child Vaccinations, Tuberculosis, Education, Nutrition

4. International Education Strategy: 2021 update
06/02/2021 - Department for Education
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Found: International Education Strategy: 2021 update Update to the 2019 International Education Strategy highlighting

5. Belfast Global Shapers - written evidence
17/10/2018 - Inquiry: Education funding in Northern Ireland - Northern Ireland Affairs Committee
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Found: Written evidence - Belfast Global ShapersWritten evidence submitted by Global Shapers Belfast (EDU0046) Written

Latest Documents
Recent Speeches related to Global Education

1. 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

2. 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

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. Sustainable Development Goals
12/11/2020 - Lords Chamber

1: Covid shows the need for increased action by the global community towards achieving the SDGs and delivering - Speech Link
2: thanks largely to global efforts and UK leadership, recent research shows that the global burden of disease - Speech Link
3: be invested with the Global Partnership for Education, advancing girls’ education, of which I am a champion - Speech Link

5. Disability-inclusive Development
13/12/2018 - Lords Chamber

1: themes: addressing stigma; supporting inclusive education; promoting economic empowerment; and the importance - Speech Link
2: make three points. The first is in relation to the global goals. One of the things that I like about the - Speech Link

Latest Speeches
Recent Questions related to Global Education
1. Global Partnership for Education
asked by: Harriett Baldwin
09/07/2020
... whether she plans to host the forthcoming 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: Layla Moran
15/03/2021
... whether his Department plans to pledge at least £600m to the replenishment of the Global Partnership for Education.

4. Global Partnership for Education
asked by: Roger Godsiff
06/03/2018
... published on 21 November 2017.

5. Global Partnership for Education
asked by: Steve McCabe
28/02/2018
... for what reasons her Department's recent financial commitment to the Global Partnership for Education was less than the International Development Committee's recommendation.

Latest Questions
5 Current APPG Officers
Lord Low of Dalston Portrait
Lord Low of Dalston
Vice Chair
Crossbench - Life peer
Joined: 30th July 2015
Lord German Portrait
Lord German
Vice Chair
Liberal Democrat - Life peer
Joined: 8th April 2020
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:

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

Email: tom.guha@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 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