Period Equality APPG

First Registered: 16/12/2020 • Last updated on: 10/03/2021

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To brief parliamentarians, provide a forum in Parliament and work in collaboration with charities and NGOs, to ensure free period products are easily available in educational settings and other public venues.

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 Period Equality

1. Six month update report on screenings and equality impact assessments July - December 2019
06/03/2020 - Northern Ireland Office
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Found: Six month update report on screenings and equality impact assessments July - December 2019

2. NIO Equality Six Monthly Update January - June 2020
30/07/2020 - Northern Ireland Office
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Found: data NIO Equality Six Monthly Update January - June 2020 NIO Equality Six Monthly Update

3. NIO Equality Six Monthly Update July - December 2020
10/03/2021 - Northern Ireland Office
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Found: data NIO Equality Six Monthly Update July - December 2020 NIO Equality Six Monthly Update

4. Equality and Diversity Fund: participant analysis 2016 to 2018
28/01/2021 - Department for Education
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Found: Research and analysis Equality and Diversity Fund: participant analysis 2016 to

5. Impact assessment: Period products scheme: impact assessment
14/06/2019 - Department for Education
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Found: Assessment for the scheme to provide access to period products in education institutions in England

Latest Documents
Recent Speeches related to Period Equality

1. Northern Ireland Act 1998 (Section 75 —Designation of Public Authority) Order 2020
08/07/2020 - Lords Chamber

1: United Kingdom and Gibraltar after the transition period. Consequently, the IMA was established under the - Speech Link
2: applying to Northern Ireland but focused on ensuring equality for European citizens’ rights. In that context - Speech Link
3: Northern Ireland that are enjoyed, with respect to equality of opportunity, across the United Kingdom, with - Speech Link

2. Women in the Commonwealth: Trade and Investment
11/03/2020 - Westminster Hall

1: Commonwealth’s charter, which recognises that gender equality and the empowerment of women and girls are essential - Speech Link
2: development goals, particularly goal 5 on gender equality. The Commonwealth is an especially unique forum - Speech Link
3: already done on trade and investment and gender equality. I am thinking specifically of the SheTrades Commonwealth - Speech Link

3. Education: Gender Equality
10/03/2020 - Lords Chamber

1: Government what plans they have to make gender equality education a statutory part of the curriculum. - Speech Link
2: scope within the school curriculum to teach gender equality through literature, history and citizenship. Schools - Speech Link
3: everything they did in the classroom through a gender-equality lens. It took a whole-school approach, with training - Speech Link

4. Trade Bill (Seventh sitting)
25/06/2020 - Public Bill Committees

1: criteria in subsection (3) or (4) after the end of the period of five years beginning with IP completion day - Speech Link
2: of—(a) the period of five years beginning with IP completion day (“the initial five year period”), or(b) - Speech Link
3: may not extend the initial five year period or any subsequent period beyond the day which falls ten years - Speech Link

5. Oral Answers to Questions
22/02/2018 - Commons Chamber

1: under £250,000 for the programme over the same period, each trade envoy, on average, supported £700 million - Speech Link
2: union, a properly planned and managed transition period is always top of the agenda for businesses across - Speech Link
3: market and the customs union, is via a transition period that is carefully planned and that gives predictability - Speech Link

Latest Speeches
Recent Questions related to Period Equality
1. Period Poverty
asked by: Alex Davies-Jones
12/01/2021
... what steps his Department is taking to tackle period poverty.

2. Period Poverty
asked by: Sarah Champion
11/09/2020
... what progress the Government's period poverty taskforce has made in its objectives since (a) that taskforce was established and (b) the start of the Parliamentary session.

3. Period Poverty
asked by: Sarah Champion
11/09/2020
... what steps her Department is taking to continue the work of the Period Poverty Taskforce; and when future plans for that taskforce are planned to be announced.

4. Period Poverty
asked by: Christian Matheson
31/10/2019
... (b) private and (c) third sector organisations to tackle period poverty.

5. Period Poverty
asked by: Catherine McKinnell
08/10/2019
... what assessment she has made of the potential benefits of providing free sanitary products to women on low incomes beyond compulsory school age.

Latest Questions
4 Current APPG Officers
Peter Bottomley Portrait
Peter Bottomley
Vice Chair
Conservative - Worthing West
Joined: 16th December 2020
Contact Details

Registered Contact:

Ruth Cadbury MP, House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA. Tel: 020 7219 8590.

Email: ruthcadburymp@parliament.uk

No benefits in kind are on record for the Period Equality APPG

No direct financial benefits are on record for the Period Equality APPG