Vulnerable Groups to Pandemics APPG

First Registered: 24/09/2020 • Last updated on: 29/12/2021

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To provide a forum for parliamentarians and stakeholders to consider the needs of vulnerable groups to pandemics and to provide an effective voice in parliament; to raise awareness of specific vulnerable patients; to encourage actions to promote a greater priority for prevention, treatment and support for those groups; to inform better policy decisions and public debate related to the needs of vulnerable groups.

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Recent Documents related to Vulnerable Groups to Pandemics

1. Vulnerable Groups to Pandemics
24/09/2020 - APPGs

Found: and stakeholders to consider the needs of vulnerable groups to pandemics and to provide an effective voice

2. 16 to 19 ESFA payment data for Care to Learn and Bursary Fund for students in defined vulnerable groups schemes
13/01/2020 - Education and Skills Funding Agency
- View source

Found: and Bursary Fund for students in defined vulnerable groups schemes Data showing aggregate payments

3. Safeguarding Vulnerable Groups (Specified Scottish Authority and Barred Lists) Order (Northern Ireland) 2019
24/07/2019 - Secondary Legislation

Found: Ireland2019 No. 154Safeguarding Vulnerable GroupsThe Safeguarding Vulnerable Groups (Specified Scottish Authority

4. Coronavirus and social relationships and support for vulnerable groups
08/04/2020 - Office for National Statistics
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Found: and social relationships and support for vulnerable groups This release will build upon the latest

5. Safeguarding Vulnerable Groups Act 2006 (Specified Scottish Authority and Barred Lists) Order 2019
20/05/2019 - Secondary Legislation

Found: WalesProtection Of Vulnerable Adults, England And WalesThe Safeguarding Vulnerable Groups Act 2006 (Specified

Latest Documents
Recent Speeches related to Vulnerable Groups to Pandemics

1. Covid-19: Public Health Information
08/12/2020 - Lords Chamber

1: certainly recognise the priority attached to the groups for whom the noble Baroness so rightly and strongly - Speech Link
2: to learn for the future how to better contain pandemics. Why, however, does the noble Baroness, Lady Lawrence - Speech Link
3: Data: Understanding the Impact of COVID-19 on BAME Groups, published by Public Health England in June this - Speech Link

2. Global Human Security
13/04/2021 - Westminster Hall

1: intelligence, cyberwar and organised crime to pandemics and the climate emergency, threats to our security - Speech Link
2: their own societies.Then we have the issue of pandemics. We do not know what lies in the future, even - Speech Link
3: with the gravity of extreme risks such as global pandemics—I wonder whether that is something we might need - Speech Link

3. Build Back Better Business Council
25/02/2021 - Lords Chamber

1: the context of the G7, so that other existing pandemics will be beaten, as well as the Covid pandemic - Speech Link
2: from coronavirus and resilience against future pandemics is one of the UK’s priorities for the G7. Covid - Speech Link
3: development is to focus on the poorest and most vulnerable? All other strategic considerations, however - Speech Link

4. Covid-19: Wuhan Institute of Virology
30/06/2021 - Lords Chamber

1: spread is absolutely crucial to preventing future pandemics. The much-delayed WHO-convened Covid origin study - Speech Link
2: completely out of the blue. That leaves us in a vulnerable state when we are preparing for the next pandemic - Speech Link
3: and pathogen sequencing to respond to future pandemics and epidemics. I was pleased to see the progress - Speech Link

5. Schools: Exams
06/01/2021 - Lords Chamber

1: schools. For example, children and young people in vulnerable circumstances, and young people without access - Speech Link
2: where one parent is a critical worker, and for vulnerable children, because they are best off in school - Speech Link
3: them that if they already have students who are vulnerable or the children of critical care workers, they - Speech Link

Latest Speeches
Recent Questions related to Vulnerable Groups to Pandemics
1. Vulnerable Adults
asked by: Louise Haigh
... (b) HM Inspectorate of Constabulary and Fire and Rescue Services and (c) his Department hold on the mapping of vulnerable people.

2. Nitrate Vulnerable Zones
asked by: Fiona Bruce
... what the deadline is for derogation applications for 2021 for farms in Nitrate Vulnerable Zones.

3. Gambling: Vulnerable Adults
asked by: Rachael Maskell
... what steps she plans to take to prevent gambling companies from targeting vulnerable communities.

4. Pregnancy: Vulnerable Adults
asked by: Rachael Maskell
... what assessment he has made of the potential effect of the pause programme on preventing successive pregnancies in vulnerable women.

5. Vulnerable Adults
asked by: Matt Western
... how many safeguarding adults reviews have been launched since 2010.

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8 Current APPG Officers
Lord Lansley Portrait
Lord Lansley
Vice Chair
Conservative - Life peer
Joined: 24th September 2020
2 APPG Memberships
Estonia , Lithuania
Lisa Cameron Portrait
Lisa Cameron
Scottish National Party - East Kilbride, Strathaven and Lesmahagow
Joined: 24th September 2020
82 APPG Memberships
22q11 Syndrome , American Football , Antisemitism , Arctic and Nordic Councils , Armed Forces , Armed Forces Covenant , Assistive Technology , Australia and New Zealand , Autism , Bahrain , Banning Trophy Hunting , Bees and Pollinators , Bermuda , Boys' Brigade , Breast Cancer , British Jews , British Overseas Territories , Canada , Cats , Cerebral Palsy , Channel 4 , Channel Islands , Childhood Trauma , Chile , China , Commonwealth , Crypto and Digital Assets , Cyprus , Darts , Dementia , Diabetes , Digital Regulation and Responsibility , Disability , Dog Advisory Welfare , Down Syndrome , Dying Well , Eating Disorders , Entrepreneurship , Estonia , Ethics and Sustainability in Fashion , Fair Business Banking , Financial Education for Young People , Foreign Affairs , Future of Retail , Global Health , Health , Holocaust Memorial , Hydrogen , Inclusive Entrepreneurship , International Freedom of Religion or Belief , Japan , Learning Disability , Liechtenstein , Limits to Growth , Loan Charge and Taxpayer Fairness , Media , Mentoring , Montserrat , Olympic and Paralympic Games , Pacific Islands , Pro-Life , Psychology , Pubs , Qatar , Queen’s Platinum Jubilee 2022 , Reserves and Cadets , Russia , San Marino , Serbia , Small Island Developing States , Social Media , Spinal Cord Injury , Street Children , Switzerland , Textiles and Fashion , Thalidomide , Twelve Steps Recovery Programme from Addiction , United Nations , United Nations Global Goals for Sustainable Development , United Nations Women , Whistleblowing , Woods and Trees
Lord Mendelsohn Portrait
Lord Mendelsohn
Labour - Life peer
Joined: 24th September 2020
Contact Details

Registered Contact:

Mr Virendra Sharma MP, House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA. Tel: 020 7219 6080.


Public Enquiry Point:

Martyna Giedrojc, RPP Group UK Ltd, 41 Whitehall, London SW1A 2BY. Tel: 07305 613 241



RPP Group UK ltd acts as the group's secretariat.

Benefits in Kind
4 Sep 2020
RPP Group UK ltd
Secretariat   From : 04/09/2020 To : 03/09/2021

No direct financial benefits are on record for the Vulnerable Groups to Pandemics APPG