Global Security and Non-Proliferation APPG

First Registered: 30/07/2015 • Last updated on: 06/10/2021

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To exchange information and increase understanding of arms control, security and non-proliferation issues among British parliamentarians in particular, with the expectation that a more informed debate will have a positive impact on Britain's contribution to international disarmament and stability.

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 Security and Non-Proliferation

1. National Counter Proliferation Strategy.
04/02/2020 - Foreign, Commonwealth & Development Office
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Found: NATIONAL COUNTER PROLIFERATION STRATEGY TO 2020 Summary counter proliferation activity. Our

2. Counter proliferation programme 2020 to 2021
04/02/2020 - Foreign, Commonwealth & Development Office
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Found: 1 Februa ry 2020 1 COUNTER PROLIFERATION PROGRAMME Programme Strategy

3. Campaign for Nuclear Disarmament - written evidence
24/04/2018 - Inquiry: Modernising Defence Programme - Defence Committee
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Found: risk to the United Kingdom? The 2010 National Security Strategy (NSS) officially classified the Trident

4. We urge Iran to continue to implement its commitments under the JCPOA
26/06/2019 - Foreign, Commonwealth & Development Office
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Found: Representative to the UN, at the Security Council briefing on non-proliferation: Implementation of UNSCR 2231

5. National risk assessment of proliferation financing
23/09/2021 - HM Treasury
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Found: National risk assessment of proliferation financing September 2021 © Crown copyright

Latest Documents
Recent Speeches related to Global Security and Non-Proliferation

1. Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons
21/01/2021 - Lords Chamber

1: international security environment and work under the framework of the nuclear non-proliferation treaty. - Speech Link
2: loom large over any future discussion of our non-proliferation responsibilities, what preparations are being - Speech Link
3: to global nuclear disarmament and, importantly, risks undermining the effective non-proliferation and - Speech Link

2. Nuclear Weapons (International Relations Committee Report)
16/07/2019 - Lords Chamber

1: the existing nuclear regime is the nuclear non-proliferation treaty, which is coming up to 50 years old - Speech Link
2: the 2020 review conference on the nuclear non-proliferation treaty, which will also mark the 50th anniversary - Speech Link

3. Nuclear Weapons
25/11/2020 - Lords Chamber

1: Kingdom’s nuclear deterrent for as long as the global security situation demands, and to the long-term goal - Speech Link
2: many non-proliferation treaties and the failure of the 2015 round of the nuclear non-proliferation treaty - Speech Link
3: philosophy between an attitude towards a non-proliferation treaty and an attitude towards a prohibition - Speech Link

4. Nuclear Weapons
20/02/2018 - Lords Chamber

1: co-president of Parliamentarians for Nuclear Non-Proliferation and Disarmament. I thank all noble Lords who - Speech Link
2: years up to 2015 I served as an adviser and then non-executive director of Lockheed Martin. In parallel - Speech Link
3: the … threats of nuclear war … making the world security situation … as dangerous as it has been since - Speech Link

5. Integrated Review
17/03/2021 - Lords Chamber

1: Statement on the Government’s Integrated Review of Security, Defence, Development and Foreign Policy, which - Speech Link
2: no far-away countries of which we know little. Global Britain is not a reflection of old obligations - Speech Link
3: G7 has already produced agreement to explore a global treaty on pandemic preparedness, working through - Speech Link

Latest Speeches
Recent Questions related to Global Security and Non-Proliferation
1. Nuclear Non-proliferation Treaty
asked by: Baroness Miller of Chilthorne Domer
30/03/2021
...To ask Her Majesty's Government what are the UK's obligations under Article VI of the Treaty on the Non-Proliferation of Nuclear Weapons.

2. Nuclear Non-proliferation Treaty
asked by: Baroness Miller of Chilthorne Domer
30/03/2021
...To ask Her Majesty's Government what are the UK's obligations as a depositary government of the Treaty on the Non-Proliferation of Nuclear Weapons; and what steps they take to fulfil the responsibilities of that role.

3. Nuclear Non-proliferation Treaty
asked by: Baroness Miller of Chilthorne Domer
14/12/2020
...To ask Her Majesty's Government what are their priorities for the next Review Conference of the Parties to the Treaty on the Non-Proliferation of Nuclear Weapons.

4. Nuclear Non-proliferation Treaty
asked by: Baroness Miller of Chilthorne Domer
14/12/2020
...To ask Her Majesty's Government what steps the UN Security Council’s five permanent members have taken to ensure a productive Review Conference of the Parties to the Treaty on the Non-Proliferation of Nuclear Weapons.

5. Nuclear Non-proliferation Treaty
asked by: Caroline Lucas
17/12/2018
... notifications were made by the UK of withdrawal of nuclear materials from safeguards for national security reasons in each of the last 30 years.

Latest Questions
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8 Current APPG Officers
Peter Bottomley Portrait
Peter Bottomley
Chair & Registered Contact
Conservative - Worthing West
Joined: 30th July 2015
69 APPG Memberships
Adult Education , Ageing and Older People , Arts and Heritage , Austria , BBC , Black Maternal Health , Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic Business Owners , British Overseas Territories , Carbon Monoxide , Citizens Rights , Commonwealth , Cycling and Walking , Dalits , Dark Skies , Democracy and Human Rights in the Gulf , Disability , Domestic Violence and Abuse , Equitable Life Policyholders , Fatherhood , Flags and Heraldry , Gasworks Redevelopment , Governance and Inclusive Leadership , Gypsies, Travellers and Roma , Haemophilia and Contaminated Blood , Haiti , Hospice and End of Life Care , Immigration Detention , Insurance and Financial Services , Internet, Communications and Technology , Ireland and the Irish in Britain , Kosovo , Leasehold and Commonhold Reform , Limits to Growth , Longevity , Media , Music , No Recourse to Public Funds , Olympic and Paralympic Games , Opera , Park Homes , Period Equality , Photography , Race and Community , Religious Education , Republic of Korea , Retail Crime , Road Freight and Logistics , Rowing , Scientific , Scotch Whisky , Sexual and Reproductive Health in the UK , Single Parent Families , Social Enterprise , Social Integration , Social Science and Policy , Social Work , St George's Day , Tibet , Transport Safety , United Nations , United Nations Women , Vascular and Venous Disease , Votes at 16 , Western Rail Link to Heathrow , Western Sahara , Wine and Spirits , Wine of Great Britain , Women in Transport , Youth Affairs
Lord Hannay of Chiswick Portrait
Lord Hannay of Chiswick
Co-Chair
Crossbench - Life peer
Joined: 30th July 2015
1 APPG Membership
United Nations
Hilary Benn Portrait
Hilary Benn
Vice Chair
Labour - Leeds Central
Joined: 24th February 2020
1 APPG Membership
Electric Aviation
Baroness Miller of Chilthorne Domer Portrait
Baroness Miller of Chilthorne Domer
Vice Chair
Liberal Democrat - Life peer
Joined: 31st August 2016
1 APPG Membership
France
Baroness Falkner of Margravine Portrait
Baroness Falkner of Margravine
Vice Chair
Crossbench - Life peer
Joined: 30th July 2015
2 APPG Memberships
China , Germany
Lord Browne of Ladyton Portrait
Lord Browne of Ladyton
Vice Chair
Labour - Life peer
Joined: 24th February 2020
No other APPG Memberships
Lord Wood of Anfield Portrait
Lord Wood of Anfield
Vice Chair
Labour - Life peer
Joined: 24th February 2020
Contact Details

Registered Contact:

Sir Peter Bottomley MP, House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA. Tel: 020 7219 5060.

Email: bottomleyp@parliament.uk

Public Enquiry Point:

Dr Rishi Paul, British American Security Information Council, The Foundry, 17 Oval Way, London SE11 5RR. Tel: 020 3752 5562

Email: rpual@basicint.org

Secretariat:

British American Security Information Council acts as the group's secretariat. http://www.basicint.org/

Group's Website:

https://basicint.org/portfolio/appg/

Benefits in Kind
Date
30 Jan 2021
Source
British American Security Information Council
Description
British American Security Information Council is paid by Marmot Charitable Trust to act as the group's secretariat   From : 30/01/2021 To : 29/01/2022
Value
£3,001
Date
30 Jan 2020
Source
British American Security Information Council
Description
Secretariat   From : 30/01/2020 To : 29/01/2021
Value
£7,501
Date
13 Jul 2018
Source
British American Security Information Council (BASIC)
Description
Polden Puckham Charitable Foundation fund BASIC to act as the group's secretariat.   From : 13/07/2018 To : 12/07/2019
Value
£6,001
Date
13 Jul 2018
Source
British American Security Information Council (BASIC)
Description
Polden Puckham Charitable Foundation and Marmot Charitable Trust fund BASIC to act as the group's secretariat.   From : 13/07/2018 To : 12/07/2019
Value
£7,501
Date
13 Jul 2018
Source
British American Security Information Council (BASIC)
Description
Polden Puckham Charitable Foundation fund BASIC to act as the group's secretariat.   From : 13/07/2018 To : 12/07/2019
Value
£6,001
Date
13 Jul 2017
Source
British American Security Information Council (BASIC)
Description
Polden Puckham Charitable Foundation fund BASIC to act as the group's secretariat.   From : 13/07/2017 To : 12/07/2018
Value
£6,001
Date
1 Jan 2016
Source
British American Security Information Council (BASIC)
Description
Polden Puckham Charitable Foundation and Network for Social Change fund BASIC to act as the APPG's secretariat.   From : 01/01/2016 To : 31/12/2016
Value
£10,501
Date
1 Jan 2016
Source
British American Security Information Council (BASIC)
Description
Polden Puckham Charitable Foundation and Network for Social Change fund BASIC to act as the APPG's secretariat.   From : 01/01/2016 To : 31/12/2016
Value
£16,501
Date
1 Jan 2015
Source
British American Security Information Council (BASIC)
Description
The Joseph Rowntree Charitable Trust funds BASIC to act as the APPG's secretariat.   From : 01/01/2015 To : 31/12/2015
Value
£16,501

No direct financial benefits are on record for the Global Security and Non-Proliferation APPG

Former APPG Officers
Mike Gapes Portrait
Mike Gapes
Chair & Registered Contact
The Independent Group for Change - Former Member for Ilford South
Joined: 30th July 2015
Departed: 5th November 2019
No other APPG Memberships
Clive Lewis Portrait
Clive Lewis
Vice-Chair
Labour - Norwich South
Joined: 27th March 2019
Departed: 5th November 2019