Women, Peace and Security APPG

First Registered: 30/07/2015 • Last updated on: 17/11/2021

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To provide a forum for the discussion and analysis of issues relating to the Women, Peace and Security agenda. To bring together parliamentarians, policymakers, academia and civil society to scrutinise and strengthen the UK government's implementation of commitments to women and girls' rights in fragile and conflict-affected states.

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 Women, Peace and Security

1. Supporting Women, Peace and Security in Africa: Conflict, Stability and Security Fund (CSSF) call for bids
22/05/2020 - Conflict, Stability and Security Fund
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Found: Supporting Women, Peace and Security in Africa: Conflict, Stability and Security Fund (CSSF) call

2. UK national action plan on women, peace and security 2018 to 2022 guidance note: peacekeeping
10/02/2021 - Stabilisation Unit
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Found: UK National Action Plan on Women, Peace and Security 2018Œ2022: Guidance Note Œ Implementing Strategic

3. UK national action plan on women, peace and security 2018 to 2022 guidance note: peacekeeping
10/02/2021 - Foreign, Commonwealth & Development Office
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Found: UK National Action Plan on Women, Peace and Security 2018Œ2022: Guidance Note Œ Implementing Strategic

4. UK National Action Plan on Women, Peace and Security 2018 to 2022: report to Parliament 2020
20/04/2021 - Conflict, Stability and Security Fund
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Found: UK National Action Plan on Women, Peace and Security 2018 to 2022: report to Parliament 2020

5. UK National Action Plan on Women, Peace and Security 2018 to 2022: report to Parliament 2020
20/04/2021 - Foreign, Commonwealth & Development Office
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Found: UK National Action Plan on Women, Peace and Security 2018 to 2022: report to Parliament 2020

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Recent Speeches related to Women, Peace and Security

1. Afghanistan
20/04/2021 - Commons Chamber

1: life-changing injuries, and 457 of our young men and women have made the ultimate sacrifice in the service - Speech Link
2: the relative peace of the first four years? Why were the Taliban excluded from the peace talks in 2001—a - Speech Link
3: next. The relatively benign, by Afghan standards, security situation in the country at the moment is not - Speech Link

2. Women Peace and Security: Annual Report 2020
19/04/2021 - Written Statements

1: the UK’s fourth National Action Plan on Women, Peace and Security.Published on 18 January 2018, the - Speech Link

3. Yemen
08/02/2021 - Commons Chamber

1: offensive in Marib has only made our efforts to bring peace and stability even more difficult. Nevertheless - Speech Link
2: establish the conditions for a ceasefire and fresh peace talks.The war in Yemen is complicated. The - Speech Link

4. UN Mission in Mali: Armed Forces Deployment
14/12/2020 - Lords Chamber

1: stabilisation mission in Mali, which supports the peace process, helping to counter the spread of instability - Speech Link
2: Malian people in their effort to secure sustainable peace, to support the re-establishment of state authority - Speech Link
3: responsibility as a permanent member of the UN Security Council seriously. Our deployment to MINUSMA reflects - Speech Link

5. Afghanistan
04/09/2018 - Lords Chamber

1: civilian deaths and the continuing degradation of women. Some of this is true but much has changed in the - Speech Link
2: this year and know without doubt that lack of security is the most pressing issue holding the country - Speech Link

Latest Speeches
Recent Questions related to Women, Peace and Security
1. Peace and Security Council
asked by: Baroness Kennedy of Cradley
23/02/2021
...To ask Her Majesty's Government what support they have given to the Peace and Security Council of the African Union.

2. Middle East: Peace and Security
asked by: Stephen Crabb
10/06/2021
... (b) United Arab Emirates and (c) Bahrain.

3. UN Women: Finance
asked by: Baroness Tonge
18/07/2019
... and (c) 2018–19.

4. UN Women
asked by: Paul Sweeney
07/12/2017
... what recent discussions her Department has had with UN Women about the UK contribution to its core funding.

5. UN Women
asked by: Chris Law
29/11/2017
... what steps her Department plans to take to support UN Women following the publication of the Multilateral Development Review 2016.

Latest Questions
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6 Current APPG Officers
Baroness Prosser Portrait
Baroness Prosser
Vice Chair
Labour - Life peer
Joined: 21st November 2018
Contact Details

Registered Contact:

Mrs Flick Drummond MP, House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA. Tel: 020 7219 3000.

Email: flick.drummond.mp@parliament.uk

Public Enquiry Point:

Amal Sabrie, Gender Action for Peace and Security, c/o Women for Women International UK, 49-51 East Road, London N1 6AH. Tel: 020 7922 7778

Email: appg-wps@gaps-uk.org

Secretariat:

Gender Action for Peace and Security acts as the group's secretariat. http://gaps-uk.org/

Group's Website:

http://gaps-uk.org/about/appg/

Benefits in Kind
Date
7 Jan 2021
Source
Gender Action for Peace and Security
Description
Secretariat   From : 07/01/2021 To : 06/07/2022
Value
£4,501
Date
7 Jan 2020
Source
Gender Action for Peace and Security
Description
Secretariat   From : 07/01/2020 To : 06/07/2021
Value
£4,501
Date
10 Jul 2019
Source
Gender Action for Peace and Security
Description
Secretariat   From : 10/07/2019 To : 09/07/2020
Value
£4,501
Date
10 Jul 2018
Source
Gender Action for Peace and Security
Description
Secretariat   From : 10/07/2018 To : 09/07/2019
Value
£4,501
Date
1 Jan 2018
Source
Gender Action for Peace and Security
Description
Secretariat   From : 01/01/2018 To : 31/12/2018
Value
£4,501
Date
1 Jan 2017
Source
Gender Action for Peace and Security
Description
Secretariat   From : 01/01/2017 To : 31/12/2017
Value
£4,501
Date
1 Jan 2016
Source
Gender Action for Peace and Security
Description
Secretariat   From : 01/01/2016 To : 31/12/2016
Value
£4,501
Date
1 Jan 2015
Source
Gender Action for Peace and Security
Description
Secretariat   From : 01/01/2015 To : 31/12/2015
Value
£4,501

No direct financial benefits are on record for the Women, Peace and Security APPG

Former APPG Officers
Anne Milton Portrait
Anne Milton
Chair & Registered Contact
Independent - Former Member for Guildford
Joined: 23rd October 2019
Departed: 5th November 2019
No other APPG Memberships
Madeleine Moon Portrait
Madeleine Moon
Vice Chair
Labour - Former Member for Bridgend
Joined: 30th July 2015
Departed: 5th November 2019
No other APPG Memberships
Helen Whately Portrait
Helen Whately
Chair & Registered Contact
Conservative - Faversham and Mid Kent
Joined: 24th November 2016
Departed: 11th September 2019
No other APPG Memberships
Jo Churchill Portrait
Jo Churchill
Chair & Registered Contact
Conservative - Bury St Edmunds
Joined: 28th September 2017
Departed: 26th April 2018
No other APPG Memberships
None Portrait
Nicola Blackwood
Chair & Registered Contact
Joined: 30th July 2015
Departed: 12th October 2016