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ESEA Heritage Month

Question for Women and Equalities

UIN 50149, tabled on 15 September 2021

To ask the Minister for Women and Equalities, if the Government will annually mark September as East and South East Asian Heritage Month.

Answered on

22 September 2021

There are currently no plans for the Government as a whole to mark September as East and South East Asian Heritage Month. Individual departments may make their own arrangements, internally and externally, to recognise the occasion, and celebrate the achievements and contributions within the UK of people of East and South East Asian Heritage.

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Women and Equalities
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