Racism APPG

First Registered: 28/09/2017 • Last updated on: 05/11/2019

Note: This APPG was last registered on 5th Nov 2019. The APPG was not registered in the latest release of 29th Dec 2021 and may be defunct.

To combat racism through enabling role models, who are predominantly but not exclusively footballers, to present anti racism education to young people and others.

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Recent Speeches related to Racism

1. Racism in Cricket
09/11/2021 - Commons Chamber

1: agree: there is no place for racism in sport. Indeed, there is no place for racism anywhere in society. It - Speech Link
2: Speaker, for granting this urgent question.The leaked racism report from Yorkshire county cricket club has exposed - Speech Link

2. Racist Abuse on Social Media
14/07/2021 - Commons Chamber

1: member of that team have been overshadowed by the racism of online trolls.In Prime Minister’s questions - Speech Link
2: pitch. When they took the knee to stand against racism, that was not gesture politics. They spoke courageously - Speech Link
3: tougher stances, as we all expect, not just on racism online, but on child sex exploitation, terrorism - Speech Link

3. Racism in Sport
13/07/2021 - Lords Chamber

1: out those who dismissed taking the knee against racism as gesture politics or those who refused to condemn - Speech Link
2: should feel free to show their respect and condemn racism in whatever way they choose. In terms of next steps - Speech Link
3: harmful but legal content. We fully expect that racism and racist abuse will be a priority category. In - Speech Link

4. Chinese and East Asian Communities: Racism during Covid-19
13/10/2020 - Westminster Hall

1: Chinese and East Asian communities’ experience of racism during the covid-19 pandemic.I thank Members for - Speech Link

5. Commission on Race and Ethnic Disparities
21/04/2021 - Lords Chamber

1: report shows that disparities do persist, that racism and discrimination remain a factor in shaping people’s - Speech Link
2: across numerous areas, many factors other than racism are often the root cause. Among these are geography - Speech Link
3: the progress that Britain has made in tackling racism, and the report’s data reveal a range of success - Speech Link

Latest Speeches
Recent Questions related to Racism
1. UN World Conference against Racism
asked by: Baroness Deech
25/05/2021
... to withdraw from events commemorating the 20th anniversary of the Durban Declaration and Programme of Action.

2. UN World Conference against Racism
asked by: Lord Shinkwin
07/06/2021
...To ask Her Majesty's Government what plans they have to make a statement regarding the Durban IV event commemorating the 2001 World Conference Against Racism in Durban.

3. UN World Conference against Racism
asked by: Lord Shinkwin
07/06/2021
... at events marking the anniversary of the 2001 World Conference Against Racism in Durban

4. UN World Conference against Racism
asked by: Christian Wakeford
29/06/2021
... if he will make a statement on events marking the 20th anniversary of the 2001 World Conference Against Racism in Durban at the United Nations in September 2021.

5. UN World Conference against Racism
asked by: Patrick Grady
21/06/2021
... when he plans to announce a decision on the Government's participation in the planned one-day high-level meeting of the UN General Assembly to commemorate the twentieth anniversary of the adoption of the Durban Declaration and Programme of Action.

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Former APPG Members
Jo Stevens Portrait
Jo Stevens
Chair & Registered Contact
Labour - Cardiff Central
Joined: 28th September 2017
Departed: 5th November 2019
James Cleverly Portrait
James Cleverly
Vice-Chair
Conservative - Braintree
Joined: 28th September 2017
Departed: 5th November 2019
No other APPG Memberships
Chris Stephens Portrait
Chris Stephens
Vice-Chair
Scottish National Party - Glasgow South West
Joined: 28th September 2017
Departed: 5th November 2019
Chris Elmore Portrait
Chris Elmore
Treasurer
Labour - Ogmore
Joined: 28th September 2017
Departed: 5th November 2019
David Lammy Portrait
David Lammy
Vice-Chair
Labour - Tottenham
Joined: 28th September 2017
Departed: 21st November 2018
3 APPG Memberships
Alevis , British Jews , Faith and Society
Laura Pidcock Portrait
Laura Pidcock
Secretary
Labour - Former Member for North West Durham
Joined: 28th September 2017
Departed: 21st November 2018
No other APPG Memberships

No benefits in kind are on record for the Racism APPG

No direct financial benefits are on record for the Racism APPG