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We capture, preserve, and make accessible UK Parliament information published on the web. The web archive includes UK Parliament websites and social media dating from 2009 to the present.

This collection of archived web content was selected for preservation by the Parliamentary Archives.

Young Ethiopian women tell UK law-makers about efforts to end early marriage

Across the globe, one in three women will be beaten or sexually abused in their lifetime. Girls and women in developing countries are vulnerable to particular abuses including domestic violence, fem...

12/03/2013 09:03

UK Parliament Open Lecture - Reform in the House of Lords -- ending the deadlock

On Friday 25 January, Baroness Hayman, the former Lord Speaker, delivered an Open Lecture at the University of East Anglia in Norwich. She spoke about change in the House of Lords, considering both th...

13/02/2013 12:41

The Role of House of Commons Education Select Committee

The Education Committee monitors the policy, administration and spending of the Department for Education and its associated arms length bodies, including Ofsted. The Committee consists of eleven bac...

25/01/2013 11:57

UK Parliament Open Lecture - Pre-legislative scrutiny in Parliamentary life

On Wednesday 12 December, Lord Puttnam of Queensgate CBE delivered an Open Lecture on the role and importance of pre-legislative scrutiny in Parliamentary life. Lord Puttnam joined the House of Lords...

10/01/2013 12:14

The EU's Global Approach to Migration and Mobility

Lord Hannay, Chair of the Lords EU Sub-Committee on Home Affairs, Health and Education discusses their report: The EU's Global Approach to Migration and Mobility. For more information visit: http://w...

18/12/2012 11:14

Home Affairs Committee - Leadership and standards in the police

Rt Hon Keith Vaz, Chair of the Home Affairs Select Committee, invites you to attend the Committee's International Conference on Leadership and Standards in the Police, at 9.30am on 14 January 2013 in ...

18/12/2012 10:24

Autumn Statement 2012: 5 December

Chancellor of the Exchequer, George Osborne, delivered the 2012 Autumn Statement to the House of Commons on Wednesday 5 December 2012. The Autumn Statement provides the Chancellor an opportunity to u...

05/12/2012 17:25

'Campaigning for the Vote', the diary of Kate Parry Frye

A talk by suffrage historian Elizabeth Crawford For more information visit: http://www.parliament.uk

05/12/2012 13:55

UK Parliament - Deputy Prime Minister's Leveson Report Statement - 29 November 2012

The Deputy Prime Minister, Nick Clegg MP, made a statement to the House of Commons on Thursday 29 November 2012, following the publication of the report into the culture, practices and ethics of the p...

30/11/2012 10:33

UK Parliament -- Prime Minister's Leveson Inquiry Statement -- 29 November 2012

The Prime Minister, David Cameron, made a statement in the House of Commons on Thursday 29 November 2012 in response to the publication of the report by Lord Justice Leveson into the culture, practice...

29/11/2012 17:26

6 December 2012: Parliamentary Debate: 'Gender Quotas for Parliaments'

Speakers: • Rt Hon. Rebecca Alitwala Kadaga, Speaker of the Parliament of Uganda • Margot James MP, Member of Parliament for Stourbridge (Con) • Senator Gloriose Hakizimana, Parliament of Burundi • Mr...

27/11/2012 17:42

8 December 2012: Plenary: Women, Leadership & Public Life

Speakers: • Chair: Annette Brooke MP, Member of Parliament for Mid Dorset and North Poole (LD) • Siobhan Benita, Independent candidate, London Mayoral Elections 2012; former civil servant • Kate Gruss...

27/11/2012 17:41

8 December 2012: Final Plenary: Violence Against Women & Girls

Speakers: • Chair: Rt Hon. Baroness Hayman GBE, former Lord Speaker (CB) • Rt Hon. Baroness Scotland of Asthal QC (Lab) • Lynne Featherstone MP, Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Internation...

27/11/2012 17:39

UK Parliament Open Lecture - The Lord Speaker and International Relations

The Lord Speaker, the Rt Hon Baroness D'Souza, delivered the fourth Open Lecture on 21 November 2012. She talked about the ambassadorial side of her role and the work she undertakes in fostering good ...

22/11/2012 17:22

UK Parliament Open Lecture - The Parliamentary Art Collection

Malcolm Hay, Curator of the Parliamentary Art Collection, delivered the third Open Lecture on 19 September 2012. Malcolm spoke about the fine art, sculpture and textiles which make up the Collection a...

14/11/2012 14:21

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