Activities

Activities

The Group holds meetings and events in the UK Houses of Parliament and takes up the cases of individuals facing the death penalty. Also a major focus of the work of the APPG is to undertake visits to countries retaining the death penalty and to engage in a dialogue with them about alternative approaches.

Meeting
15 March 2016
On the 15th March the Group met to discuss and reflect on its visits programme for 2015-16. Present were Mark Pritchard MP (in the Chair): Lord Faulkner, Lord Dubs, Lord Dholakia, Lord Purvis, Lord...
Letter
02 December 2015
The Co-Chairs of the APPG wrote to His Majesty Shaikh Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa, King of Bahrain in December 2015. They wrote in order to express concern over the death sentences passed on...
Meeting
14 September 2015
All-Party Group, members have discussed many times the challenge posed by a number of countries in the MENA and Asian regions in terms of their use of the death penalty. In many of these...