Morocco APPG

First Registered: 30/07/2015 • Last updated on: 21/04/2021

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To promote good relations between the United Kingdom and the Kingdom of Morocco, particularly the respective parliamentary assemblies, within the framework of the Inter-Parliamentary Union.

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 Morocco

1. Continuing the UK's trade relationship with Morocco: parliamentary report
20/12/2019 - Department for International Trade
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Found: Relationship with the Kingdom of Morocco t Trade Relationship with the Kingdom of Morocco Agreement establishing

2. UK-Morocco Political Declaration
26/10/2019 - Department for International Trade
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Found: UK-Morocco Political Declaration - GOV.UK

3. Morocco: doctors
27/11/2020 - Foreign, Commonwealth & Development Office
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Found: Guidance Morocco: doctors List of medical facilities in Morocco. Published

4. Trade and investment factsheets (partner names beginning with M to O)
12/02/2021 - Department for International Trade
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Found: Morocco This factsheet provides the latest statistics on trade and investment between the UK and

5. Summary of the UK-Morocco association agreement
20/12/2019 - Department for International Trade
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Found: Summary of the UK-Morocco association agreement - GOV.UK

Latest Documents
Recent Speeches related to Morocco

1. Continuity Agreement: Kingdom of Morocco
09/03/2020 - Lords Chamber

1: Britain and Northern Ireland and the Kingdom of Morocco, laid before the House on 20 December 2019, Her - Speech Link
2: House of Representatives and the Senate. The UK-Morocco Association Agreement is a good example of why - Speech Link

2. Extradition Act 2003 (Amendments to Designations) Order 2020
09/03/2020 - Grand Committee

1: bilateral extradition treaties with Kuwait and Morocco. I shall explain in a little more detail why these - Speech Link
2: Minister for explaining the order. Kuwait and Morocco both still carry the death penalty; according to - Speech Link
3: pair of countries more different from Kuwait and Morocco. In Committee in the Commons, the Minister was - Speech Link

3. Paradise Golf Resort, Morocco
17/01/2018 - Commons Chamber

1: to be a luxury development south of Tangiers in Morocco. They invested, in some cases, their life savings - Speech Link
2: the backing of the Government and the King of Morocco. He thought that his money was safe. Dr Saleem - Speech Link
3: Diplomatic relations between the UK and Morocco date back 800 years and we enjoy a warm bilateral - Speech Link

4. Jewish Refugees from the Middle East and North Africa
19/06/2019 - Westminster Hall

1: Only about 4,500 remain, almost all of them in Morocco and Tunisia. Jewish people have lived continuously - Speech Link
2: expulsion. In other places, such as Lebanon and Morocco, Jews were pushed out gradually over a more protracted - Speech Link
3: Paris; he was in Spain. He crossed the water to Morocco, where he found refuge in Tangier. His own brother - Speech Link

5. Covid-19
17/03/2020 - Commons Chamber

1: from constituents. Some of mine are on holiday in Morocco and now find themselves stranded. The ambassador’s - Speech Link
2: coronavirus and people overseas. I have constituents in Morocco as well and one family are with a four-month-old - Speech Link
3: partly by the Governments themselves, including in Morocco, and on the availability of commercial airlines - Speech Link

Latest Speeches
Recent Questions related to Morocco
1. Energy: Morocco
asked by: Alex Sobel
17/11/2020
... what steps she is taking to support UK businesses to develop energy projects in Morocco.

2. Morocco: Coronavirus
asked by: Ben Lake
09/06/2020
... what recent discussions he has had with the Moroccan Ambassador on the detention of Sahrawi civilians in that country in prisons with recorded cases of covid-19.

3. Morocco: Coronavirus
asked by: Rebecca Long Bailey
27/03/2020
... what discussions he has had with his Moroccan counterparts on ensuring the immediate safe return of British nationals from Moroccan airports unable to return to the UK as a result of most outbound flights from Morocco having been suspended due to the covid-19 outbreak.

4. Morocco: Coronavirus
asked by: Emily Thornberry
30/03/2020
... what recent discussions he has had with his counterpart in Morrocan on facilitating the repatriation of UK nationals from that country.

5. Morocco: Christianity
asked by: David Linden
31/01/2019
... what discussions he has had with the Government of Morocco on that country's inclusion in the Open Doors 2019 World Watch List of the top 50 countries where Christians face persecution.

Latest Questions
9 Current APPG Officers
Fabian Hamilton Portrait
Fabian Hamilton
Deputy Chairman
Labour - Leeds North East
Joined: 30th July 2015
Andrew Murrison Portrait
Andrew Murrison
Vice-Chairman
Conservative - South West Wiltshire
Joined: 30th July 2015
No other APPG Memberships
Baroness Suttie Portrait
Baroness Suttie
Vice Chairman
Liberal Democrat - Life peer
Joined: 31st August 2016
Daniel Kawczynski Portrait
Daniel Kawczynski
Vice Chairman
Conservative - Shrewsbury and Atcham
Joined: 30th July 2015
Nigel Evans Portrait
Nigel Evans
Secretary
Conservative - Ribble Valley
Joined: 30th July 2015
Contact Details

Registered Contact:

Mr Ian Liddell-Grainger MP, House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA. Tel: 020 7219 8149.

Email: ianlg@parliament.uk

Benefits in Kind
Date
1 Mar 2016
Source
Embassy of the Kingdom of Morocco
Description
Event held on 1 March 2016
Value
£1,501

No direct financial benefits are on record for the Morocco APPG

Former APPG Officers
Lord Dykes Portrait
Lord Dykes
Vice-Chairman
Crossbench - Life peer
Joined: 30th July 2015
Departed: 21st July 2016