United Nations Global Goals for Sustainable Development APPG

First Registered: 31/08/2016 • Last updated on: 06/10/2021

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To promote the United Nations Global Goals for Sustainable Development and monitor their implementation.

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Recent Documents related to United Nations Global Goals for Sustainable Development

1. UN Sustainable Development Goals: Integration into UK Policy
16/11/2018 - Parliamentary Research

Found: Library Briefing UN Sustainable Development Goals: Integration into UK Policy Debate on 22 November

2. Guidance: Art Competition for the Global Goals Report (or UK’s Voluntary National Review)
17/04/2019 - Department for International Development
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Found: Global Goals Art Competition 2019 first report of progress towards the Global Goals (also

3. UK Voluntary National Review on the Sustainable Development Goals
06/06/2019 - Parliamentary Research

Found: UK Voluntary National Review on the Sustainable Development Goals Compiled by: Nigel Walker Subject specialists:

4. What is the Voluntary National Review?
19/12/2018 - Department for International Development
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Found: UK's Voluntary National Review of the Sustainable Development Goals. Published 19 December 2018

5. Centre for a Spacefaring Civilization - written evidence
12/02/2019 - Inquiry: UK progress on the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) - International Development Committee
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Found: Committee on International Development UK progress on the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) Submitted by

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Recent Speeches related to United Nations Global Goals for Sustainable Development

1. Universal Sustainable Developments Goals
22/11/2018 - Lords Chamber

1: Universal Sustainable Developments Goals into domestic policy in preparation for the United Kingdom’s - Speech Link
2: on progress made in implementing the sustainable development goals. It is also an opportunity to discuss - Speech Link

2. Sustainable Development Goals
10/07/2019 - Grand Committee

1: 17 sustainable development goals, also known as the global goals. The 2030 agenda for sustainable development - Speech Link

3. Official Development Assistance Target
13/01/2020 - Commons Chamber

1: to meet the global goals for sustainable development that were agreed at the United Nations in 2015. They - Speech Link
2: organisation, the Catholic Agency for Overseas Development. DFID funding has helped member organisations - Speech Link

4. UN: Global Goals for Sustainable Development
09/10/2018 - Lords Chamber

1: the United Kingdom Voluntary National Review on the United Nations Global Goals for Sustainable Development - Speech Link
2: voluntary national review of progress towards the global goals at the UN in July 2019. Preparations are under - Speech Link
3: of the sustainable development goals, which was missing from the millennium development goals, is the - Speech Link

5. United Nations General Assembly 2018: IRC Report
06/09/2018 - Lords Chamber

1: from the International Relations Committee The United Nations General Assembly 2018 (4th Report, HL Paper - Speech Link
2: My Lords, this is the second report on the United Nations and its affairs from your Lordships’ International - Speech Link

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Recent Questions related to United Nations Global Goals for Sustainable Development
1. United Nations: Sustainable Development
asked by: Stephen Doughty
17/03/2021
... what steps he is taking to (a) promote cooperation between and (b) draw on the expertise of NHS and other clinical and academic expertise on global health issues in pursuit of the UN Sustainable Development Goals.

2. United Nations: Sustainable Development
asked by: Barry Sheerman
11/01/2021
... when the UK next plans to submit a Voluntary National Review to the United Nations High-level Political Forum on Sustainable Development.

3. United Nations
asked by: Lord Balfe
15/02/2021
... and (2) the decision by the UN to designate 2021 as the International year of Fruits and Vegetables.

4. United Nations
asked by: Ruth Jones
21/04/2021
... what recent discussions he has had with the leadership of the United Nations.

5. Myanmar: United Nations
asked by: Stephen Kinnock
09/03/2021
... whether the Government (a) publicly opposes the suspension of Myanmar’s UN representative Kyaw Moe Tun and (b) plans to make a public statement opposing the appointment of any new ambassador to the UN made by the Military junta.

Latest Questions
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14 Current APPG Officers
Lord Loomba Portrait
Lord Loomba
Vice Chair
Crossbench - Life peer
Joined: 31st August 2016
1 APPG Membership
Coronavirus
Lord Chidgey Portrait
Lord Chidgey
Vice Chair
Liberal Democrat - Life peer
Joined: 31st August 2016
Lisa Cameron Portrait
Lisa Cameron
Vice Chair
Scottish National Party - East Kilbride, Strathaven and Lesmahagow
Joined: 31st August 2016
Lord Bird Portrait
Lord Bird
Vice Chair
Crossbench - Life peer
Joined: 7th August 2020
Contact Details

Registered Contact:

Theo Clarke MP, House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA. Tel: 01785 245444.

Email: theo.clarke.mp@parliament.uk

Public Enquiry Point:

Alice Whitehead, Bond, Regent's Wharf, 8 All Saints St, London N1 9RL. Tel: 020 7050 4998

Email: awhitehead@bond.org.uk

Group's Website:

https://www.appg-globalgoals.org/

Benefits in Kind
Date
28 Jun 2019
Source
Bond
Description
Secretariat   From : 28/06/2019 To : 27/06/2020
Value
£1,501
Date
28 Jun 2018
Source
Bond
Description
Secretariat   From : 28/06/2018 To : 27/06/2019
Value
£1,501
Date
28 Jun 2017
Source
Bond
Description
Secretariat   From : 28/06/2017 To : 27/06/2018
Value
£1,501
Date
1 Jul 2016
Source
Bond
Description
Secretariat   From : 01/07/2016 To : 30/07/2017
Value
£1,501

No direct financial benefits are on record for the United Nations Global Goals for Sustainable Development APPG

Former APPG Officers
Gillian Keegan Portrait
Gillian Keegan
Chair & Registered Contact
Conservative - Chichester
Joined: 28th September 2017
Departed: 24th February 2020
No other APPG Memberships
Stephen Twigg Portrait
Stephen Twigg
Vice Chair
Labour (Co-op) - Former Member for Liverpool, West Derby
Joined: 23rd October 2019
Departed: 5th November 2019
No other APPG Memberships
Baroness Manzoor Portrait
Baroness Manzoor
Vice Chair
Conservative - Life peer
Joined: 28th September 2017
Departed: 10th October 2018
1 APPG Membership
Nutrition for Growth
Wendy Morton Portrait
Wendy Morton
Chair & Registered Contact
Conservative - Aldridge-Brownhills
Joined: 31st August 2016
Departed: 2nd May 2017
No other APPG Memberships
Baroness Kinnock of Holyhead Portrait
Baroness Kinnock of Holyhead
Vice Chair
Labour - Life peer
Joined: 31st August 2016
Departed: 2nd May 2017
No other APPG Memberships
Lord Purvis of Tweed Portrait
Lord Purvis of Tweed
Vice Chair
Liberal Democrat - Life peer
Joined: 31st August 2016
Departed: 2nd May 2017
Jeremy Lefroy Portrait
Jeremy Lefroy
Vice Chair
Conservative - Former Member for Stafford
Joined: 31st August 2016
Departed: 2nd May 2017
No other APPG Memberships
Lord Jay of Ewelme Portrait
Lord Jay of Ewelme
Vice Chair
Crossbench - Life peer
Joined: 31st August 2016
Departed: 2nd May 2017
1 APPG Membership
Trafficked Britons in Syria