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registered interest false more like this
date less than 2018-11-29more like thismore than 2018-11-29
answering body
Department of Health and Social Care more like this
answering dept id 17 more like this
answering dept short name Health and Social Care more like this
answering dept sort name Health and Social Care more like this
hansard heading Housing: Health more like this
house id 1 more like this
legislature
25259
pref label House of Commons more like this
question text To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, what steps he is taking to promote public awareness of the the effect on people's health of poor quality indoor environments. more like this
tabling member constituency Strangford more like this
tabling member printed
Jim Shannon more like this
uin 184965 more like this
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is ministerial correction false more like this
date of answer less than 2018-11-06more like thismore than 2018-11-06
answer text <p>Public Health England (PHE) raises public awareness of the impacts of indoor air pollution by supporting activities that aim to change behaviour, such as the annual Clean Air Day, and is working with health partners, such as the National Institute for Health and Care Excellence, World Health Organization and Allergy UK, to improve the evidence on the health impacts of poor indoor air quality which will enhance advice to the public. PHE also promotes awareness about carbon monoxide through the use of blog posts, press releases and social media updates.</p> more like this
answering member constituency Winchester more like this
answering member printed Steve Brine more like this
question first answered
less than 2018-11-06T16:28:25.487Zmore like thismore than 2018-11-06T16:28:25.487Z
answering member
4067
label Biography information for Steve Brine more like this
tabling member
4131
label Biography information for Jim Shannon more like this
1011334
registered interest false more like this
date less than 2018-11-21more like thismore than 2018-11-21
answering body
Department for International Development more like this
answering dept id 20 more like this
answering dept short name International Development more like this
answering dept sort name International Development more like this
hansard heading International Citizen Service more like this
house id 1 more like this
legislature
25259
pref label House of Commons more like this
question text What assessment she has made of the future funding needs of the International Citizen Service. more like this
tabling member constituency Croydon North more like this
tabling member printed
Mr Steve Reed more like this
uin 907730 more like this
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is ministerial correction false more like this
date of answer less than 2018-11-21more like thismore than 2018-11-21
answer text <p>Almost 35,000 young people have completed the International Citizen Service to date. Thanks to a £15m extension to the programme, 3,000 more young people will complete placements before the end of next year.</p><p> </p><p>As we continue with our ambitious redesign, funding details beyond next year have not been confirmed. However, I can confirm that £8.5 million has been allocated for the 2019/20 financial year.</p> more like this
answering member constituency West Worcestershire more like this
answering member printed Harriett Baldwin more like this
question first answered
less than 2018-11-21T14:48:23.223Zmore like thismore than 2018-11-21T14:48:23.223Z
answering member
4107
label Biography information for Harriett Baldwin more like this
tabling member
4268
label Biography information for Mr Steve Reed more like this
1011335
registered interest false more like this
date less than 2018-11-21more like thismore than 2018-11-21
answering body
Department for International Development more like this
answering dept id 20 more like this
answering dept short name International Development more like this
answering dept sort name International Development more like this
hansard heading Yemen: Famine more like this
house id 1 more like this
legislature
25259
pref label House of Commons more like this
question text What steps the Government is taking to respond to the risk of mass famine in Yemen. more like this
tabling member constituency Dewsbury more like this
tabling member printed
Paula Sherriff more like this
uin 907733 more like this
answer
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is ministerial correction false more like this
date of answer less than 2018-11-21more like thismore than 2018-11-21
answer text <p>The UK is playing a lead role preventing famine in Yemen, with our funding meeting the immediate food needs of 4 million Yemenis this year.</p><p>We also recently announced support for UNICEF to screen over 2 million children for severe acute malnutrition, and provide treatment for 70,000 of the most vulnerable children.</p> more like this
answering member constituency North East Bedfordshire more like this
answering member printed Alistair Burt more like this
question first answered
less than 2018-11-21T14:49:13.367Zmore like thismore than 2018-11-21T14:49:13.367Z
answering member
1201
label Biography information for Alistair Burt more like this
tabling member
4426
label Biography information for Paula Sherriff more like this
1011336
registered interest false more like this
date less than 2018-11-21more like thismore than 2018-11-21
answering body
Department for International Development more like this
answering dept id 20 more like this
answering dept short name International Development more like this
answering dept sort name International Development more like this
hansard heading World Health Organisation more like this
house id 1 more like this
legislature
25259
pref label House of Commons more like this
question text What steps her Department is taking with the World Health Organisation to achieve the sustainable development goals to (a) end preventable child deaths and (b) establish universal health coverage. more like this
tabling member constituency West Lancashire more like this
tabling member printed
Rosie Cooper more like this
uin 907734 more like this
answer
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is ministerial correction false more like this
date of answer less than 2018-11-21more like thismore than 2018-11-21
answer text <p>The UK supports WHO’s leadership on health systems and work to achieve Universal Health coverage, including ending preventable child deaths and addressing global health security, and I commend WHO’s leadership on the recent Ebola outbreaks in DRC. DFID funds WHO to provide technical assistance, develop global standards and norms, strengthen country health systems and support health and wellbeing for all.</p> more like this
answering member constituency North East Bedfordshire more like this
answering member printed Alistair Burt more like this
question first answered
less than 2018-11-21T14:50:47.37Zmore like thismore than 2018-11-21T14:50:47.37Z
answering member
1201
label Biography information for Alistair Burt more like this
tabling member
1538
label Biography information for Rosie Cooper more like this
1011337
registered interest false more like this
date less than 2018-11-21more like thismore than 2018-11-21
answering body
Department for International Development more like this
answering dept id 20 more like this
answering dept short name International Development more like this
answering dept sort name International Development more like this
hansard heading St Helena: Airports more like this
house id 1 more like this
legislature
25259
pref label House of Commons more like this
question text How many planes have successfully (a) landed and (b) taken off from St Helena's airport since that airport was built. more like this
tabling member constituency Hackney South and Shoreditch more like this
tabling member printed
Meg Hillier more like this
uin 907738 more like this
answer
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is ministerial correction false more like this
date of answer less than 2018-11-21more like thismore than 2018-11-21
answer text <p>Since the airport opened in April 2016, there have been 278 flights. This consists of 139 arrivals and 139 departures.</p> more like this
answering member constituency Portsmouth North more like this
answering member printed Penny Mordaunt more like this
question first answered
less than 2018-11-21T14:51:26.81Zmore like thismore than 2018-11-21T14:51:26.81Z
answering member
4017
label Biography information for Penny Mordaunt more like this
tabling member
1524
label Biography information for Meg Hillier more like this
1010441
registered interest false more like this
date less than 2018-11-20more like thismore than 2018-11-20
answering body
Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy more like this
answering dept id 201 more like this
answering dept short name Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy more like this
answering dept sort name Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy more like this
hansard heading Wind Power: Seas and Oceans more like this
house id 1 more like this
legislature
25259
pref label House of Commons more like this
question text What steps he is taking to support the offshore wind sector. more like this
tabling member constituency Great Grimsby more like this
tabling member printed
Melanie Onn more like this
uin 907706 more like this
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is ministerial correction false more like this
date of answer less than 2018-11-20more like thismore than 2018-11-20
answer text <p>Offshore wind is already bringing high value jobs to coastal communities like Grimsby, for example, from the Triton Knoll project.</p><p> </p><p>Hull has seen 1,000 direct jobs created from the £310 million investment in Siemens’ blade factory.</p><p> </p><p>We are moving to advance discussions with the offshore wind sector around a Sector Deal that ensures higher levels of local content, UK jobs and investment in supply chains, like those in the hon Member’s constituency.</p><p> </p> more like this
answering member constituency Devizes more like this
answering member printed Claire Perry more like this
question first answered
less than 2018-11-20T15:19:40.373Zmore like thismore than 2018-11-20T15:19:40.373Z
answering member
3974
label Biography information for Claire Perry more like this
tabling member
4464
label Biography information for Melanie Onn more like this
1010442
registered interest false more like this
date less than 2018-11-20more like thismore than 2018-11-20
answering body
Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy more like this
answering dept id 201 more like this
answering dept short name Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy more like this
answering dept sort name Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy more like this
hansard heading Employment more like this
house id 1 more like this
legislature
25259
pref label House of Commons more like this
question text What recent steps he has taken through the Industrial Strategy to increase the number of high-quality, well paid jobs. more like this
tabling member constituency Torbay more like this
tabling member printed
Kevin Foster more like this
uin 907710 more like this
answer
answer
is ministerial correction false more like this
date of answer less than 2018-11-20more like thismore than 2018-11-20
answer text <p>High quality, well paid jobs are a crucial part of our economy and are underpinned by productivity. Our Industrial Strategy sets out a long-term plan to boost productivity by investing in skills, industries and infrastructure.</p><p> </p><p>We have overseen the biggest increase in R&amp;D funding in the last 40 years, committing £7 billion by 2023/2024; have the fastest growing infrastructure investment across the G7; and are providing £37bn of additional capital spending, all of which contribute to the creation of high-quality jobs across the UK.</p> more like this
answering member constituency East Surrey more like this
answering member printed Mr Sam Gyimah more like this
question first answered
less than 2018-11-20T15:19:51.38Zmore like thismore than 2018-11-20T15:19:51.38Z
answering member
3980
label Biography information for Mr Sam Gyimah more like this
tabling member
4451
label Biography information for Kevin Foster more like this
1010443
registered interest false more like this
date less than 2018-11-20more like thismore than 2018-11-20
answering body
Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy more like this
answering dept id 201 more like this
answering dept short name Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy more like this
answering dept sort name Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy more like this
hansard heading Lithium: Cornwall more like this
house id 1 more like this
legislature
25259
pref label House of Commons more like this
question text What assessment he has made of the potential contribution of lithium extraction in Cornwall to achieving the aims of the Industrial Strategy. more like this
tabling member constituency St Austell and Newquay more like this
tabling member printed
Steve Double more like this
uin 907713 more like this
answer
answer
is ministerial correction false more like this
date of answer less than 2018-11-20more like thismore than 2018-11-20
answer text <p>I am very aware of Cornwall’s contribution to the UK economy and I welcome any responsible exploitation of its natural resources including lithium which as my hon Friend knows is a key element in battery technology. That technology has great potential, which we are backing with £246m through a Faraday Challenge to boost expertise in the UK.</p><p> </p><p> </p> more like this
answering member constituency Watford more like this
answering member printed Richard Harrington more like this
question first answered
less than 2018-11-20T15:22:05.23Zmore like thismore than 2018-11-20T15:22:05.23Z
answering member
4068
label Biography information for Richard Harrington more like this
tabling member
4452
label Biography information for Steve Double more like this
1010184
registered interest false more like this
date less than 2018-11-19more like thismore than 2018-11-19
answering body
Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy more like this
answering dept id 201 more like this
answering dept short name Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy more like this
answering dept sort name Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy more like this
house id 1 more like this
legislature
25259
pref label House of Commons more like this
question text To ask the Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy, what technology and innovation projects have been supported by Innovate UK in Northern Ireland in the last two years. more like this
tabling member constituency East Londonderry more like this
tabling member printed
Mr Gregory Campbell more like this
uin 192774 more like this
answer
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is ministerial correction false more like this
date of answer less than 2018-11-22more like thismore than 2018-11-22
answer text <p>Innovate UK have supported a range of pioneering technology and innovation projects across Northern Ireland over the last two years, covering areas such as digital health technology and neurotechnology.</p> more like this
answering member constituency East Surrey more like this
answering member printed Mr Sam Gyimah more like this
question first answered
less than 2018-11-22T08:48:03.19Zmore like thismore than 2018-11-22T08:48:03.19Z
answering member
3980
label Biography information for Mr Sam Gyimah more like this
tabling member
1409
label Biography information for Mr Gregory Campbell more like this
1010213
registered interest false more like this
date less than 2018-11-19more like thismore than 2018-11-19
answering body
Department for Work and Pensions more like this
answering dept id 29 more like this
answering dept short name Work and Pensions more like this
answering dept sort name Work and Pensions more like this
house id 1 more like this
legislature
25259
pref label House of Commons more like this
question text To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, what estimate she has made of the number of households in Northern Ireland that will receive the winter fuel payment in 2018-19. more like this
tabling member constituency East Londonderry more like this
tabling member printed
Mr Gregory Campbell more like this
uin 192775 more like this
answer
answer
is ministerial correction false more like this
date of answer less than 2018-11-22more like thismore than 2018-11-22
answer text <p>The Department for Work and Pensions does not hold this information. Winter Fuel Payments in Northern Ireland are the responsibility of the Department for Communities.</p> more like this
answering member constituency Hexham more like this
answering member printed Guy Opperman more like this
question first answered
less than 2018-11-22T10:06:33.21Zmore like thismore than 2018-11-22T10:06:33.21Z
answering member
4142
label Biography information for Guy Opperman more like this
tabling member
1409
label Biography information for Mr Gregory Campbell more like this