To ask the Secretary of State for International Trade, if she will hold civil society roundtable meetings on the issues of (a) human rights, (b) labour rights and (c) conflict resolution, as they relate to trade policy.
This answer is the replacement for a previous holding answer.
23 October 2020
On 16th October, as a part of my Department’s increased programme of engagement, we launched the first of a series of roundtables with civil society groups on areas of key interest to them. Agendas for future roundtables will be developed in partnership with a range of civil society organisations. We do not plan to publish the names of organisations invited to participate.