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MIL-OSI United Kingdom: Lords debates gender equality, women’s rights and health

By   /  June 15, 2019  /  AM-NC, British Parliament News, communitiesandfamilies, CTF, DJF, England, English, Equality, Europe, genderrecognition, great britain, Health, healthservices, healthservicesandmedicine, houseoflords, humanrights, humanrights2, internationalaffairs, internationalorganisations, KB, lordsnews, Medicine, MIL OSI, News, Open Source Intel, Parliament, parliamentgovernmentandpolitics, sexdiscrimination, UK Politics, United Kingdom  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI United Kingdom: Lords debates gender equality, women’s rights and health

Source: British Parliament News 14 June 2019 On Monday 17 June, members of the House of Lords will debate the UK’s role in the international promotion of gender equality and women’s sexual and reproductive health and rights in light of the Women Deliver conference in Vancouver. Members taking part will include the shadow spokesperson on equalities […]

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MIL-OSI United Kingdom: Committee to question UKRI on research funding in universities

By   /  June 14, 2019  /  AM-NC, Brexit, British House Of Lords News, committeenews, CTF, DJF, Education, England, English, Europe, great britain, highereducation, houseoflords, Justice, KB, law, lordsnews, MIL OSI, News, Open Source Intel, Parliament, parliamentgovernmentandpolitics, researchandinnovation, Science, scienceandtechnology, Students, Technology, UK Politics, United Kingdom  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI United Kingdom: Committee to question UKRI on research funding in universities

Source: British House Of Lords News 14 June 2019 Over two evidence sessions the House of Lords Science and Technology Committee questions witnesses including representatives from UK Research and Innovation (UKRI) and Lord Macpherson of Earl’s Court as part of its ongoing inquiry into science research funding in universities. Purpose of session The Committee will […]

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MIL-OSI United Kingdom: Chair’s statement on publication of Report

By   /  June 14, 2019  /  Aid, AM-NC, British Parliament News, Crime, CTF, DJF, England, English, Europe, Exploration, great britain, Immigration, Justice, KB, law, MIL OSI, Mining, Open Source Intel, parliamentgovernmentandpolitics, Police, Scotland, Trade, UK Politics, United Kingdom  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI United Kingdom: Chair’s statement on publication of Report

Source: British Parliament News 14 June 2019 The Joint Committee on the Draft Domestic Abuse Bill has today published its report on the Bill and called for it to be amended to give greater protection to victims of domestic abuse. Read the report: The Draft Domestic Abuse Bill HMTL or pdf The recommended changes to […]

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MIL-OSI United Kingdom: Lords debates Access to Palliative Care Bill

By   /  June 14, 2019  /  AM-NC, billnews, British Parliament News, charities, communitiesandfamilies, communitycare, CTF, diseases, DJF, elderlypeople, England, English, Europe, familylaw, great britain, healthservices, healthservicesandmedicine, healthstaffandprofessions, houseoflords, KB, lordsnews, medicalethics, Medicine, MIL OSI, News, Open Source Intel, Parliament, parliamentgovernmentandpolitics, patientrightsandcomplaints, Population, sicknessdisabilityandcarers'benefits, UK Politics, United Kingdom  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI United Kingdom: Lords debates Access to Palliative Care Bill

Source: British Parliament News 13 June 2019 Members of the Lords, including a former president of the British Medical Association and a former chair of the Palliative Care Strategy Implementation Board for Wales, will discuss the key principles and purpose of the Access to Palliative Care Bill, during second reading on Friday 14 June. This is a […]

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MIL-OSI United Kingdom: A gender-sensitive Parliament (House of Commons): inquiry launched

By   /  June 13, 2019  /  AM-NC, British Parliament News, Business, Commerce, committeenews, commonsnews, CTF, Culture, DJF, England, English, Equality, Europe, great britain, houseofcommons, KB, MIL OSI, News, Open Source Intel, Parliament, parliamentandwomen, parliamentgovernmentandpolitics, Politics, Show on home page, UK Politics, United Kingdom  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI United Kingdom: A gender-sensitive Parliament (House of Commons): inquiry launched

Source: British Parliament News 13 June 2019 The Women and Equalities Committee launches an inquiry into actions by the House of Commons to ensure that it meets the needs of both women and men, and address equality issues, particularly those relating to Members of Parliament. Purpose of the inquiry The inquiry builds on the work undertaken […]

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MIL-OSI United Kingdom: Lords debates public services and support for the elderly

By   /  June 13, 2019  /  AM-NC, benefitspolicy, British Parliament News, CTF, Culture, culturemediaandsport, DJF, elderlypeople, England, English, Europe, great britain, houseoflords, KB, Labour, lordsnews, Media Intelligence, MIL OSI, News, Open Source Intel, Parliament, parliamentgovernmentandpolitics, pensions, Scotland, socialsecurityandpensions, UK Politics, United Kingdom  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI United Kingdom: Lords debates public services and support for the elderly

Source: British Parliament News 12 June 2019 On Thursday 13 June, members of the House of Lords will debate the case for the provision of free public transport and television licenses for older people as a means to alleviate loneliness and isolation, and the need to maintain well-funded public services. Members taking part will include […]

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MIL-OSI United Kingdom: Government gives details on setting a UK net zero emissions target

By   /  June 13, 2019  /  Aid, AM-NC, British House of Commons News, Business, Climate, Climate Change, climatechange, Commerce, commonsnews, CTF, DJF, England, English, Europe, great britain, houseofcommons, KB, Labour, MIL OSI, News, Open Source Intel, Parliament, parliamentgovernmentandpolitics, Show on home page, Technology, UK Politics, United Kingdom, Weather  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI United Kingdom: Government gives details on setting a UK net zero emissions target

Source: British House of Commons News 12 June 2019 Business Secretary, Greg Clark, updated the House of Commons on the UK’s proposals for setting a net zero emissions target. The Prime Minister today announced that the UK will eradicate its net contribution to climate change by 2050. A statutory instrument will be laid in Parliament today, which will amend the […]

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MIL-OSI United Kingdom: Prime Minister’s Questions: 12 June 2019

By   /  June 13, 2019  /  Aid, AM-NC, Brexit, British Parliament News, Climate, Climate Change, commonsnews, Crime, CTF, DJF, Employment, England, English, Europe, great britain, Health, Hong Kong, houseofcommons, KB, Labour, MIL OSI, News, Open Source Intel, Parliament, parliamentgovernmentandpolitics, primeminister'squestions, Republic of Korea, Taxation, UK Politics, United Kingdom, Weather  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI United Kingdom: Prime Minister’s Questions: 12 June 2019

Source: British Parliament News 12 June 2019 In her first PMQs since standing down as Leader of the Conservative Party, Prims Minister Theresa May took questions on UK industrial strategy, Brexit and more. The Leader of the Opposition, Jeremy Corbyn, asked about Brexit, the Government’s industrial strategy, the UK car manufacturing sector, UK Steel, and the UK’s renewables industry. The […]

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MIL-OSI United Kingdom: European Union Committee reports on two trade agreements

By   /  June 13, 2019  /  Aid, AM-NC, Brexit, British, British Parliament News, businessindustryandconsumers, committeenews, CTF, DJF, England, English, Europe, European Union, europeanunion, exitingtheeuropeanunion, great britain, houseoflords, internationaltrade, KB, lordsnews, MIL OSI, News, Norway, Open Source Intel, Parliament, parliamentgovernmentandpolitics, Trade, UK Politics, United Kingdom  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI United Kingdom: European Union Committee reports on two trade agreements

Source: British Parliament News 12 June 2019 The European Union Committee has published its twelfth report on Brexit-related international agreements. This report considers two international agreements, which the Committee has reported for information: Agreements between the Government of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland and the Government of the Kingdom of Norway […]

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MIL-OSI United Kingdom: Lords discuss inequality since financial crisis

By   /  June 13, 2019  /  AM-NC, British Parliament News, CTF, DJF, economicpolicy, economicsituation, economyandfinance, England, English, Equality, Europe, Fiscal Updates, great britain, houseoflords, Human Rights, humanrights, humanrights2, incomeandpoverty, incomesandpoverty, KB, Labour, lordsnews, MIL OSI, News, Open Source Intel, Parliament, parliamentgovernmentandpolitics, pay, UK Politics, unemployment, United Kingdom  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI United Kingdom: Lords discuss inequality since financial crisis

Source: British Parliament News 12 June 2019 On Thursday 13 June, members of the House of Lords will debate inequalities in income, wealth and living standards in the UK since the 2008 financial crisis. Members are expected to discuss the Institute for Fiscal Studies’ Deaton Review of inequalities in the 21st century and the report […]

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