Global Tuberculosis APPG

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

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To accelerate the progress towards ending the TB epidemic.

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Recent Documents related to Global Tuberculosis

1. Ending tuberculosis
06/06/2018 - Parliamentary Research

Found: Number CDP2018-0131, 6 June 2018 Ending tuberculosis By Dr Sarah Barber Nikki Sutherland This

2. Assessing tuberculosis control priorities in high-burden settings: a modelling approach
23/10/2019 - Department for International Development
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Found: Assessing tuberculosis control priorities in high-burden settings: a

3. Tuberculosis by country: rates per 100,000 people
20/10/2020 - Public Health England (PHE)
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Found: World Health Organization (WHO) estimatesof tuberculosis incidence by country, 2019Contents:InformationThis

4. Self-reported tuberculosis in India: evidence from NFHS-4
23/10/2019 - Department for International Development
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Found: Self-reported tuberculosis in India: evidence from NFHS-4 - GOV.UK

5. Use of standardised patients to assess gender differences in quality of tuberculosis care in urban India
29/10/2019 - Department for International Development
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Found: patients to assess gender differences in quality of tuberculosis care in urban India - GOV.UK

Latest Documents
Recent Speeches related to Global Tuberculosis

1. World TB Day
27/03/2019 - Westminster Hall

1: considered World TB Day and the efforts to end tuberculosis globally.I am delighted to be able to - Speech Link
2: have not had the same level of investment in tuberculosis. Another fundamental difference is that TB was - Speech Link
3: right hon. Friend. In fact, one reason that the global community was able to so effectively deal with - Speech Link

2. Tuberculosis
24/03/2021 - Lords Chamber

1: care for Tuberculosis in 2020 compared with 2019, what they are doing to tackle Tuberculosis globally - Speech Link
2: pledge of up to £1.4 billion to the Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria is tackling all three - Speech Link
3: friend for his Answer. Many people believe that tuberculosis is a disease of the past. It is in fact, sadly - Speech Link

3. Tuberculosis
07/06/2018 - Commons Chamber

1: move,That this House recognises that tuberculosis (TB) remains the world’s deadliest infectious - Speech Link
2: million people will die needlessly before 2030 at a global economic cost of £700 billion; welcomes the forthcoming - Speech Link
3: parliamentary group on global tuberculosis. Today, we met the chief executive of the he Global Fund to Fight AIDS - Speech Link

4. Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria
03/12/2018 - Lords Chamber

1: Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria has helped to save 27 million lives since 2002. Deaths caused by - Speech Link
2: proud of the role this country has played in the Global Fund, which has a huge effect, not just by keeping - Speech Link
3: crucial moment with the sixth replenishment of the Global Fund, which will take place next year. The investment - Speech Link

5. Build Back Better Business Council
25/02/2021 - Lords Chamber

1: as they do to the left-behind countries of the global south. Will the Government ensure that the voices - Speech Link
2: goal 3.3 states that the epidemics of AIDS, tuberculosis and malaria will end by 2030, which is in just - Speech Link
3: noble Lord has highlighted an important issue. Global health security is one of the Foreign Secretary’s - Speech Link

Latest Speeches
Recent Questions related to Global Tuberculosis
1. Tuberculosis
asked by: Lisa Forbes
05/11/2019
... what steps his Department is taking to support areas at high risk of tuberculosis.

2. Tuberculosis
asked by: Ellie Reeves
12/04/2019
... what steps he is taking to tackle the incidence of tuberculosis in the UK.

3. Tuberculosis
asked by: Virendra Sharma
21/02/2019
... (b) reduce variance between local authority areas and (c) share best practice and whether the programme is on target to accrue the savings to the public purse described in the Collaborative TB Strategy for England.

4. VFS Global
asked by: Andrew Rosindell
09/03/2021
... pursuant to the Answer of 26 February 2021 to Question 153147 when the UK’s contract with VFS to run its visa centres expires.

5. VFS Global
asked by: Andrew Rosindell
26/02/2021
... how many UK VFS Global managed visa centres are operated through sub-contracts with local companies.

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6 Current APPG Officers
Lord Herbert of South Downs Portrait
Lord Herbert of South Downs
Co-Chair
Conservative - Life peer
Joined: 30th July 2015
Baroness Suttie Portrait
Baroness Suttie
Vice Chair
Liberal Democrat - Life peer
Joined: 30th July 2015
4 APPG Memberships
British Council , Kazakhstan , Kyrgyzstan , Uzbekistan
Baroness Sheehan Portrait
Baroness Sheehan
Vice Chair
Liberal Democrat - Life peer
Joined: 4th November 2020
Contact Details

Registered Contact:

Mr Virendra Sharma MP, House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA. Tel: 020 7219 6080.

Email: sharmav@parliament.uk

Public Enquiry Point:

Vincent Wooding, Results UK, 31-33 Bondway, London SW8 1SJ. Tel: 0207 793 3970

Email: Vincent.wooding@results.org.uK

Secretariat:

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

Group's Website:

https://www.appg-tb.org.uk/

Benefits in Kind
Date
12 Feb 2021
Source
Results UK
Description
Results UK is paid by Foundation for Innovative Diagnostics to act as group's secretariat   From : 12/02/2021 To : 11/02/2022
Value
£10,501
Date
12 Feb 2020
Source
Results UK
Description
Results UK is paid by Foundation for Innovative Diagnostics to act as group's secretariat   From : 12/02/2020 To : 11/02/2021
Value
£10,501
Date
1 Jan 2015
Source
Benefit UK
Description
Secretariat   From : 01/01/2015 To : 31/12/2015
Value
£6,001
Date
1 Jan 2015
Source
Results UK
Description
Secretariat   From : 01/01/2015 To : 31/12/2015
Value
£6,001
Financial Benefits Received
Date
6 Jun 2015
Source
Lilly
Value
£5,000
Date
25 Apr 2015
Source
Otsuka
Value
£5,000
Date
25 Apr 2015
Source
Aeras
Value
£3,200
Former APPG Officers
Lord Herbert of South Downs Portrait
Lord Herbert of South Downs
Chair & Registered Contact
Conservative - Life peer
Joined: 30th July 2015
Departed: 21st July 2016