Zimbabwe APPG

First Registered: 29/09/2015 • Last updated on: 10/03/2021

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To support democratic governance in Zimbabwe and to foster good relations between Zimbabwe and the UK.

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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Latest Documents
Recent Speeches related to Zimbabwe

1. Zimbabwe: Human Rights Abuses
16/03/2021 - Lords Chamber

1: Africa on Zimbabwe, including on human rights issues. The Foreign Secretary discussed Zimbabwe with the - Speech Link
2: of law in Zimbabwe over the past few years have been devastating for the people of Zimbabwe, but also - Speech Link
3: recognise that she has not only been present in Zimbabwe during previous elections but has a deep love - Speech Link

2. Zimbabwe
27/10/2020 - Lords Chamber

1: progress. Our policy remains to support the people of Zimbabwe in moving towards a more democratic, stable and - Speech Link
2: highlighting this issue. Even before the pandemic, Zimbabwe already had one of the highest prevalence rates - Speech Link
3: that the UK has a historic responsibility to join Zimbabwe in resolving the land reform issue, along with - Speech Link

3. Zimbabwe
11/03/2020 - Lords Chamber

1: concerning economic and political situation in Zimbabwe with international partners, including EU member - Speech Link
2: Answer. As he will be aware, the situation in Zimbabwe is now absolutely desperate. This is principally - Speech Link
3: noble Lord’s long-standing and close interest in Zimbabwe and its people, and I agree that we must continue - Speech Link

4. Zimbabwe
30/01/2019 - Westminster Hall

1: That this House has considered the situation in Zimbabwe.It is a pleasure to serve under your chairmanship - Speech Link
2: the Commonwealth delegation—because of course Zimbabwe has applied to be a member of the Commonwealth - Speech Link
3: the Minister of State, who, when I returned from Zimbabwe, calmed some of my enthusiasm regarding Mr Mnangagwa - Speech Link

5. Zimbabwe
01/02/2021 - Written Statements

1: and travel bans on four individuals under the Zimbabwe (Sanctions) (EU Exit) Regulations 2019.The - Speech Link

Latest Speeches
Recent Questions related to Zimbabwe
1. Zimbabwe: Abduction
asked by: Lisa Nandy
09/06/2020
... what discussions he has had with his counterpart in Zimbabwe on a Government of Zimbabwe investigation into the recent abduction and torture of opposition Member of Parliament Joana Mamombe and fellow MDC-Alliance members Cecilia Chimbiri and Netsai Marova.

2. Zimbabwe: Abduction
asked by: Stephen Doughty
30/06/2020
... and Joana Mamombe MP; and what recent assessment he has made of the political situation in that country.

3. Zimbabwe: Abduction
asked by: Lord Oates
11/06/2020
... Cecilia Chimbiri and Netsai Marova.

4. Zimbabwe: Abduction
asked by: Lord Oates
11/06/2020
... and (2) the decision of the Zimbabwe authorities to conduct a trial against them for demonstrating against food shortages in hospital.

5. Zimbabwe: Abduction
asked by: Lord Hain
11/06/2020
... abduction and torture by security forces in Zimbabwe of Joana Mamombe and two of her colleagues from the Movement for Democratic Change Alliance.

Latest Questions
9 Current APPG Officers
Navendu Mishra Portrait
Navendu Mishra
Chair & Registered Contact
Labour - Stockport
Joined: 24th February 2020
Lord Oates Portrait
Lord Oates
Co-Chair
Liberal Democrat - Life peer
Joined: 12th October 2016
Lord Hayward Portrait
Lord Hayward
Vice Chair
Conservative - Life peer
Joined: 20th December 2017
No other APPG Memberships
Lord St John of Bletso Portrait
Lord St John of Bletso
Vice Chair
Crossbench - Excepted Hereditary
Joined: 24th February 2020
No other APPG Memberships
Peter Bottomley Portrait
Peter Bottomley
Treasurer
Conservative - Worthing West
Joined: 24th February 2020
Contact Details

Registered Contact:

Navendu Mishra MP, House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA. Tel: 0207 219 3000.

Email: navendu.mishra.mp@parliament.uk

Public Enquiry Point:

Lord Oates, House of Lords, London SW1A 0PW. Tel: 020 7219 4520

Email: jonny.oates@parliament.uk

No benefits in kind are on record for the Zimbabwe APPG

No direct financial benefits are on record for the Zimbabwe APPG

Former APPG Officers
Baroness Hoey Portrait
Baroness Hoey
Chair & Registered Contact
Non-affiliated - Life peer
Joined: 29th September 2015
Departed: 5th November 2019
No other APPG Memberships
David Linden Portrait
David Linden
Secretary
Scottish National Party - Glasgow East
Joined: 28th September 2017
Departed: 5th November 2019
Lord Benyon Portrait
Lord Benyon
Vice Chair
Conservative - Life peer
Joined: 28th September 2017
Departed: 5th November 2019
No other APPG Memberships
None Portrait
Viscount Waverley
Vice Chair
Joined: 21st November 2018
Departed: 5th November 2019
Oliver Colvile Portrait
Oliver Colvile
Vice Chair
Conservative - Former Member for Plymouth, Sutton and Devonport
Joined: 29th September 2015
Departed: 2nd May 2017
No other APPG Memberships
Lord Hughes of Woodside Portrait
Lord Hughes of Woodside
Treasurer
Labour - Life peer
Joined: 29th September 2015
Departed: 2nd May 2017
No other APPG Memberships
Neil Parish Portrait
Neil Parish
Secretary
Conservative - Tiverton and Honiton
Joined: 29th September 2015
Departed: 31st August 2016
2 APPG Memberships
Cider , Wood Panel Industry