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Trade Agreements: Human Rights

Question for Department for International Trade

UIN 36881, tabled on 14 July 2022

To ask the Secretary of State for International Trade, if she plans to include provisions regarding human rights in a free trade agreement with the Gulf Co-operation Council; and if she will make a statement.

Answered on

22 July 2022

The United Kingdom is a leading advocate for human rights around the world and we remain committed to the promotion of universal human rights. The Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office leads this effort within the UK Government.