Malaria and Neglected Tropical Diseases APPG

First Registered: 30/07/2015 • Last updated on: 25/08/2021

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To inform parliamentarians of the devastation that malaria and the neglected tropical diseases (NTDs) cause. Malaria and many of the NTDs are tractable disease. Suffering from malaria is avoidable. Malaria and many of the NTDs are treatable.

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 Malaria and Neglected Tropical Diseases

1. DFID results: Other headline results sector pages 2018 to 2019
11/07/2019 - Department for International Development
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Found: UK government s pend on N eglected Tropical Diseases programmes 1. Results: In 2018/19

2. MGN 652 (M+F) Prevention of infectious disease at sea
24/03/2021 - Maritime and Coastguard Agency (MCA)
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Found: Infectious diseases on board ship. Appropriate immunisations against infectious diseases likely to

3. £3 billion pledge to help end Malaria deaths
25/01/2016 - HM Treasury
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Found: £3 billion pledge to help end Malaria deaths - GOV.UK

4. Sir Andrew Haines, Professor of Environmental Change and Public Health, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine - written evidence
15/01/2019 - Inquiry: UK aid for combating climate change - International Development Committee
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Found: and Public Health, London School of Hygiene and Tropical MedicineWritten evidence to International Development

5. DFID results estimates: 2015 to 2020
27/08/2020 - Department for International Development
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Found: Table_15 Malaria: Spend Table_16 Neglected Tropical Diseases: Spend Table_17 Neglected Tropical Diseases

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Recent Speeches related to Malaria and Neglected Tropical Diseases

1. Tackling Infectious Diseases
20/04/2017 - Commons Chamber

1: research and development on tackling infectious diseases.I am grateful for this comprehensive debate - Speech Link

2. Neglected Tropical Diseases
03/04/2017 - Lords Chamber

1: assessment of progress made in combating neglected tropical diseases since the London Declaration made in - Speech Link
2: viral and parasitic diseases brigaded in the WHO’s category of neglected tropical diseases affecting more - Speech Link

3. Neglected Tropical Diseases
11/07/2018 - Lords Chamber

1: have made of progress made in combating neglected tropical diseases following publication of the Fifth Progress - Speech Link
2: The neglected tropical diseases are a group of 20 bacterial, viral, fungal and parasitic diseases—to which - Speech Link

4. Official Development Assistance
24/06/2021 - Grand Committee

1: declare my interests regarding malaria and neglected tropical diseases, as set out in the register. The - Speech Link
2: millions of people at risk of dying from neglected tropical diseases—to which the noble Baroness, Lady Hayman - Speech Link
3: eradication, a 90% cut to addressing neglected tropical diseases, an 80% funding cut to UNAIDS and a reduction - Speech Link

5. Disability-inclusive Development
31/10/2019 - Westminster Hall

1: update its strategy to include some of the more neglected areas on which there should have been specific - Speech Link
2: Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine. I want to talk about neglected tropical diseases, an area in which - Speech Link

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Recent Questions related to Malaria and Neglected Tropical Diseases
1. Tropical Diseases
asked by: Andrew Rosindell
15/07/2020
... what steps her Department is taking to help people with leprosy and other tropical diseases.

2. Tropical Diseases: Finance
asked by: Pauline Latham
18/05/2021
... (b) elephantiasis and (c) blinding trachoma.

3. Tropical Diseases: Finance
asked by: Pauline Latham
18/05/2021
... what steps he is taking to ensure that neglected tropical diseases programmes affected by a reduction in Official Development Assistance funding are able to continue operating.

4. Tropical Diseases: Finance
asked by: Pauline Latham
18/05/2021
... (b) elephantiasis and (c) blinding trachoma.

5. Tropical Diseases: Drugs
asked by: Preet Kaur Gill
21/06/2021
... what estimate he has made of the number of recipient countries that have stockpiles of medicines that are unable to be distributed.

Latest Questions
8 Current APPG Officers
Baroness Hayman Portrait
Baroness Hayman
Vice Chair
Crossbench - Life peer
Joined: 30th July 2015
No other APPG Memberships
Lord Trees Portrait
Lord Trees
Vice Chair
Crossbench - Life peer
Joined: 29th August 2018
2 APPG Memberships
Animal Welfare , Antibiotics
Contact Details

Registered Contact:

Catherine West MP, House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA. Tel: 020 7219 6141.

Email: catherine.west.mp@parliament.uk

Public Enquiry Point:

Yasmin Ghaffar, Malaria No More, The Foundry, 17 Oval Way, London SE115RR . Tel: 07947 495 004

Email: Yasmin.ghaffar@malarianomore.org.uk

Group's Website:

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

Benefits in Kind
Date
11 Feb 2020
Source
Malaria No More
Description
Malaria No More is paid by MMV to act as the group's secretariat   From : 11/02/2020 To : 10/02/2021
Value
£9,001
Date
20 Aug 2018
Source
GSK
Description
Design and printing costs of annual report
Value
£7,501
Financial Benefits Received
Date
14 Jan 2021
Source
UK Coalition against NTD’s
Value
£5,000
Date
18 Dec 2020
Source
MMV
Value
£27,000
Date
3 Dec 2020
Source
Malaria Consortium
Value
£4,000
Date
3 Dec 2020
Source
PATH
Value
£2,500
Date
25 Jul 2019
Source
UK Coalition against NTDs
Value
£10,000
Date
26 Apr 2019
Source
Path MVI
Value
£2,500
Date
12 Apr 2019
Source
MMV Medicine for Malaria Venture
Value
£27,000
Date
5 Apr 2019
Source
Malaria No More UK
Value
£5,000
Date
23 Jan 2019
Source
Malaria Consortium
Value
£4,000
Date
17 Sep 2018
Source
Medicine for Malaria Ventures
Value
£13,500
Date
31 Jul 2018
Source
Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine
Value
£5,000
Date
16 Jul 2018
Source
PATH's Malaria Vaccine Initiative
Value
£2,500
Date
21 Dec 2017
Source
Malaria No More UK
Value
£5,000
Date
20 Oct 2017
Source
Medicine for Malaria Venture
Value
£13,500
Date
13 Oct 2017
Source
Malaria Consortium
Value
£5,000
Date
29 Jun 2016
Source
Malaria Consortium
Value
£5,000
Date
22 Jun 2016
Source
PATH Malaria Vaccine Initiative
Value
£2,000
Date
20 Jun 2016
Source
UK Coalition against NTDs
Value
£5,000
Date
8 Apr 2016
Source
Medicines for Malaria Venture
Value
£13,500
Date
1 Feb 2016
Source
The UK Coalition against Neglected Tropical Diseases
Value
£2,500
Date
26 Jan 2016
Source
Malaria No More UK
Value
£2,500
Date
19 Jan 2016
Source
Malaria Consortium
Value
£2,500
Former APPG Officers
Jeremy Lefroy Portrait
Jeremy Lefroy
Chair & Registered Contact
Conservative - Former Member for Stafford
Joined: 30th July 2015
Departed: 5th November 2019
No other APPG Memberships
Mark Durkan Portrait
Mark Durkan
Treasurer
Social Democratic & Labour Party - Former Member for Foyle
Joined: 30th July 2015
Departed: 2nd May 2017
No other APPG Memberships
Lord Mann Portrait
Lord Mann
Vice Chair
Non-affiliated - Life peer
Joined: 30th July 2015
Departed: 3rd June 2016