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.

October 2018 – The Rohingya People

Thank you to those who have contacted me about what the UK is doing to support the Rohingya people. The persistent persecution of the Rohingya people must […]

September 2018 – Modern Slavery

Thank you to those who have contacted me about modern slavery.   As I am sure you are aware, the Modern Slavery Act has played a key role […]

August 2018 – Bahrain

Thank you to those who have contacted me about Bahrain. I am encouraged that after the summer, Parliament is being given the opportunity to debate human […]

August 2018 – Internally Displaced People

Thank you to those who contacted me about improving the situation of internally displaced people (IDPs). The UK is committed to meeting the needs of displaced populations, […]

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 […]