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Question for Department for Education
Universities: China
Lord Alton of Liverpool
Crossbench, Life peer

To ask Her Majesty's Government whether they have provided any financial support to universities which have chartered flights to the UK to ensure that students from China are able to return for in-person studies in the UK.

Asked 7 September 2021
Answered 22 September 2021
By Lord Parkinson of Whitley Bay (Conservative, Life peer)
HL2470
Answered
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Question for Department for Education
Universities: Admissions
Lord Storey
Liberal Democrat, Life peer

To ask Her Majesty's Government how many students have been paid to defer their university course for 12 months; and what the total amount of money spent is.

Asked 7 September 2021
Answered 22 September 2021
By Lord Parkinson of Whitley Bay (Conservative, Life peer)
HL2515
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Question for Department for Education
Students: Plagiarism
Lord Storey
Liberal Democrat, Life peer

To ask Her Majesty's Government what assessment they have made of the growth of essay mill companies during the COVID-19 pandemic; and whether this growth has caused an increase in students cheating.

Asked 7 September 2021
Answered 22 September 2021
By Lord Parkinson of Whitley Bay (Conservative, Life peer)
HL2516
Answered
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Question for Department for Education
Mathematics: Universities
Baroness Garden of Frognal
Liberal Democrat, Life peer

To ask Her Majesty's Government what plans they have (1) to protect, and (2) to increase, the funding available for all forms of mathematics at universities.

Asked 7 September 2021
Answered 22 September 2021
By Lord Parkinson of Whitley Bay (Conservative, Life peer)
HL2487
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Question for Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office
Sierra Leone: Bilateral Aid and Capital Punishment
Lord Jones of Cheltenham
Liberal Democrat, Life peer

To ask Her Majesty's Government what assessment they have made of the decision by Sierra Leone on 23 July to abolish the death penalty; and whether they have any plans to increase bilateral aid to that country.

Asked 7 September 2021
Answered 22 September 2021
By Lord Ahmad of Wimbledon (Conservative, Life peer)
HL2494
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Question for Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office
Afghanistan: Overseas Aid
The Lord Bishop of Worcester
Bishops, Bishops

To ask Her Majesty's Government (1) what reassurances they have sought from, and (2) what reassurances have been given by, the Taliban that future aid to Afghanistan will be used for its intended purposes.

Asked 7 September 2021
Answered 21 September 2021
By Lord Ahmad of Wimbledon (Conservative, Life peer)
HL2523
Answered
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Question for Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office
Afghanistan: Overseas Aid
The Lord Bishop of Worcester
Bishops, Bishops

To ask Her Majesty's Government (1) what the current mechanisms are for delivering UK overseas development aid in Afghanistan, and (2) what steps they will take to ensure the efficacy of this funding and its delivery in the future.

Asked 7 September 2021
Answered 21 September 2021
By Lord Ahmad of Wimbledon (Conservative, Life peer)
HL2522
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Question for Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office
Afghanistan: Overseas Aid
The Lord Bishop of Worcester
Bishops, Bishops

To ask Her Majesty's Government what plans they have to undertake a review of the efficacy of UK overseas development aid in Afghanistan since 2001 and the mechanisms by which it was delivered.

Asked 7 September 2021
Answered 21 September 2021
By Lord Ahmad of Wimbledon (Conservative, Life peer)
HL2521
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Question for Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office
Afghanistan: Politics and Government
Lord Bourne of Aberystwyth
Conservative, Life peer

To ask Her Majesty's Government what discussions they have had with the governments of (1) China, (2) Pakistan, and (3) Russia, regarding the situation in Afghanistan.

Asked 7 September 2021
Answered 21 September 2021
By Lord Ahmad of Wimbledon (Conservative, Life peer)
HL2476
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Question for Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office
Capital Punishment and Human Rights
Lord Jones of Cheltenham
Liberal Democrat, Life peer

To ask Her Majesty's Government when they most recently discussed (1) human rights, and (2) the death penalty, with the governments of (a) China, (b) Iran, (c) Saudi Arabia, and (d) the United States of America.

Asked 7 September 2021
Answered 21 September 2021
By Lord Ahmad of Wimbledon (Conservative, Life peer)
HL2495
Answered
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Question for Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office
Iran: Genocide
Lord Alton of Liverpool
Crossbench, Life peer

To ask Her Majesty's Government what further steps they plan to take at the UN General Assembly Third Committee to hold the leaders of the Iranian regime to account for serious human rights violations, including the 1988 massacre of political prisoners.

Asked 7 September 2021
Answered 21 September 2021
By Lord Ahmad of Wimbledon (Conservative, Life peer)
HL2469
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Question for Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office
Iran: Genocide
Lord Alton of Liverpool
Crossbench, Life peer

To ask Her Majesty's Government what steps they will take (1) to ensure that a UN inquiry into the 1988 massacre of political prisoners in Iran is launched, and (2) to ensure that the call for such an inquiry is added to any future UN General Assembly res...

Asked 7 September 2021
Answered 21 September 2021
By Lord Ahmad of Wimbledon (Conservative, Life peer)
HL2468
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Question for Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy
Climate Change and Environment Protection: Coronavirus
Baroness Ritchie of Downpatrick
Non-affiliated, Life peer

To ask Her Majesty's Government what steps they plan to take to promote climate action and a green recovery from the COVID-19 pandemic ahead of COP26.

Asked 7 September 2021
Answered 21 September 2021
By Lord Callanan (Conservative, Life peer)
HL2511
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Question for Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office
Afghanistan: Internally Displaced People and Refugees
The Lord Bishop of Worcester
Bishops, Bishops

To ask Her Majesty's Government what assessment they have made of (1) the current levels of internally displaced persons in Afghanistan, and (2) current and future refugee flows from Afghanistan to (a) Pakistan, (b) Tajikistan, (c) Iran, (d) Uzbekistan, a...

Asked 7 September 2021
Answered 21 September 2021
By Lord Ahmad of Wimbledon (Conservative, Life peer)
HL2524
Answered
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Question for Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy
Greenhouse Gas Emissions
Baroness Ritchie of Downpatrick
Non-affiliated, Life peer

To ask Her Majesty's Government what steps they plan to take to achieve (1) the UK’s Nationally Determined Contribution to the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) under the Paris Agreement, and (2) the net zero target ahead of COP26.

Asked 7 September 2021
Answered 21 September 2021
By Lord Callanan (Conservative, Life peer)
HL2510
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Question for Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office
Tigray: Crimes against Humanity
Lord Alton of Liverpool
Crossbench, Life peer

To ask Her Majesty's Government, further to reports in the Daily Telegraph on 5 September that ethnic cleansing and atrocity crimes against Tigrayans have been committed in the Ethiopian city of Humera, (1) what assessment they have made of the reports, (...

Asked 7 September 2021
Answered 21 September 2021
By Lord Ahmad of Wimbledon (Conservative, Life peer)
HL2467
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Question for Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy
Mathematics: Universities
Lord Hunt of Kings Heath
Labour, Life peer

To ask Her Majesty's Government what plans they have to support the research of all forms of mathematics at universities in England.

Asked 7 September 2021
Answered 21 September 2021
By Lord Callanan (Conservative, Life peer)
HL2489
Answered
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Question for Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy
Mathematics: Universities
Lord Hunt of Kings Heath
Labour, Life peer

To ask Her Majesty's Government what plans they have to promote the study and research of mathematics at universities in England.

Asked 7 September 2021
Answered 21 September 2021
By Lord Callanan (Conservative, Life peer)
HL2488
Answered
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Question for Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy
Antisocial Behaviour: Young People
Lord Storey
Liberal Democrat, Life peer

To ask Her Majesty's Government what assessment they have made of the use of Mosquito devices that emit high level sounds to deter loitering in public places, particularly those where young people gather.

Asked 7 September 2021
Answered 21 September 2021
By Lord Callanan (Conservative, Life peer)
HL2514
Answered
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Question for Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy
Retail Trade: Urban Areas
Lord Taylor of Warwick
Non-affiliated, Life peer

To ask Her Majesty's Government what plans they have to support the redevelopment of retail space to attract consumers back to local high street shops and support their recovery process.

Asked 7 September 2021
Answered 21 September 2021
By Lord Callanan (Conservative, Life peer)
HL2518
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