The Speaker appreciated the efforts of the APPG
for promoting the cordial relations between Pakistan and the UK.
Besides Rehman Chishti MP, Chair APPG
on Pakistan, those who attended the meeting included Sir Gerald Kauffman MP, Lord Qurban Hussain, Tasmina Sheikh MP, Jim Shannon MP, Lord Elton and Baroness Hodgson.
Steve Rotheram MP, Vice-Chair of the APPG
, added: "The people of Merseyside are still owed [pounds sterling]3.
There is widespread support for the Chagossians in parliament," says David Snoxell, former British High Commissioner to Mauritius (2000-2004) and coordinator of the APPG
Lord Low highlighted the APPG
's work with the RNIB and Ofcom to make TV guides fully accessible to visually impaired people, as well as its work with the APPGs
on learning disabilities and dementia.
Given my parliamentary interests in human rights and democracy, and my Indian descent, it seemed perfectly logical to agree to join an APPG
a parliamentary discussion forum of MPs and Lords with associate members including representatives from across the industry and supply chain, trade bodies, consumer groups, academic organisations and non-governmental organisations.
Speakers: Andrew Cumpsty, chairman, Enterprise Forum (chair); Margot James MP, chair of the APPG
for Trade and Investment; Steve Radley, director of Policy EEF, the manufacturers' organisation; Mark Littlewood, director general Institute for Economic Affairs; Maggie Pagano, business editor Independent on Sunday.
and Scottish group also focused on the growing commercial and educational relationship between Kurdistan and the UK.
NFRN guns for Milton over links to ASH parliamentary lobbying', 25 June, p10) Ms Milton did attend the APPG
Smoking and Health meeting and presented ASH with a WHO award.
All Party Parliamentary Group on Population, Development and Reproductive Health (APPG
PD&RH), Return of the Population Growth Factor: Its Impact upon the Millennium Development Goals, London: APPG
PD&RH, 2007, p.
On the industrial side, APPG
(a 50:50) joint venture of Asian Paints and PPG Industries, USA, for automotive coatings) has acquired the advanced refinish business of ICI India and commissioned a manufacturing facility in Chennai in March 2008.