Lord Boateng

Lord Boateng's full title is The Rt Hon. the Lord Boateng. His name is Paul Yaw Boateng, and he is a current member of the House of Lords.

APPG officer roles

All-Party Parliamentary Groups (APPGs) are informal cross-party groups that have no official status within Parliament. They are run by and for Members of the Commons and Lords, though many choose to involve individuals and organisations from outside Parliament in their administration and activities.

Officer Roles are drawn from the latest edition of the Register of APPGs. To see the latest edition of the register, go to Published Register of APPGs.

Africa
To facilitate mutually beneficial relationships between Africa and the UK by amplifying African perspectives to further understanding of contemporary UK-African relations and pan-African matters within UK parliament. The group also seeks to challenge negative stereotypes pertaining to Africa where they persist.
Honorary President
Iraq
To develop friendship and understanding between the Republic of Iraq and the UK, and to promote mutually beneficial economic and political aims.
Officer
South Africa
To foster mutually beneficial relationships between the UK and the Republic of South Africa, in particular between the two parliaments, civil society, business and commerce, and arts and culture.
Vice Chair
St Kitts and Nevis
To strengthen relations with St Kitts and Nevis; to encourage political interest in the country; to meet with visiting politicians; to meet with the High Commissioner of St Kitts and Nevis; and to discuss St Kitts and Nevis and UK politics.
Vice Chair
Trade out of Poverty
Organises seminars, inquiries, research and education campaigns to raise awareness in Parliament on removing barriers to trade and using trade as an engine for development in poor countries. The APPG aims to help developing countries achieve inclusive growth and prosperity through trade and investment.
Vice Chair
Wilton Park
For parliamentarians to learn more about and better understand and support Wilton Park, offering advice and encouragement in both its everyday and long-term work.
Vice Chair