International Development

If you have written to Nigel as part of a standard-letter campaign, such as those from 38 Degrees, you can find his responses on the issues here.

August 2018 – Saudia Arabia Arms Exports

Thank you to those who contacted me about arms exports to Saudi Arabia. I share your distress regarding the plight of the Yemini people, but I do not […]

July 2018 – EDM 1305 and Arms Exports to Israel Campaign

Thank you to those of you who took the time to contact me regarding your concerns with Israel, and in particular arms sales to the country. Firstly, […]

July 2018 – EDM 1122 and the 2020 Non-Proliferation Treaty (NPT) Review Conference

Thank you to those who took the time to let me know of your concerns surrounding the recent 2020 Non-Proliferation Treaty (NPT) Review Conference and EDM […]

July 2018 – Human Trafficking and ‘Stephen’s Story’

Thank you to those who contact me about human trafficking and Stephen’s story.   I know that the Government is committed to tackling every form of modern […]

July 2018 – EDM 121 and referring Burma to the International Criminal Court (ICC)

Thank you to those who contacted me about referring Burma to the International Criminal Court (ICC) and EDM 1219. It is crucial that UK political parties work together […]

May 2018 – Syria

Thank you to those who have been in touch regarding recent military action in Syria. The Prime Minister has been clear that the fact that this […]

April 2018 – Hamas in Gaza

Thank you to those of you who have contacted me about Hamas in Gaza. I am deeply concerned by the recent activities of Hamas in Gaza, including […]

April 2017 – International Aid Targets

Thank you for contacting me about the aid budget. I have written about this issue previously here and while I appreciate that Britain’s aid budget remains […]

February 2017 – Refugee Children (Greece & Italy)

Thank you for your recent email regarding the relocation of unaccompanied children from Europe, in particular Greece and Italy. Britain has a proud record of helping […]

December 2016 – Ivory Trade

Thank you for contacting me about the plight of the elephant and the ivory trade. Like you, I am seriously concerned about the effect of illegal […]