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.

January 2019 – UN Migration Pact

Thank you to those who have contacted me about the UN Global Compact on Migration. I am assured that the Government is determined to address the multiple challenges […]

January 2019 – World Watch List

Thank you to those who have contacted me about the launch of the Open Doors world watch list. It is worth noting that a century ago, 20 […]

November 2018 – Investment in children’s futures and healthcare

Thank you to those who contacted me about the upcoming replenishment of the Global Financing Facility. I agree that supporting poor and vulnerable children to access […]

October 2018 – Human Rights Defenders

Thank you to those who have contacted me regarding human rights defenders. Human rights defenders are at the forefront of work to promote and protect human rights and […]

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, […]