Cross-Party Group Annual Report.

03/02/15

Cross Party Group on HUMAN TRAFFICKING

JOYCE WATSON AM (Chair)

BAWSO / SAFER WALES (Secretary)

 

Group membership and office holders.

 

Byron Davies AM

Keith Davies AM

Bethan Jenkins AM

Antoinette Sandbach AM

Ken Skates AM

1.    Previous Group Meetings since the last AGM.

 

Meeting  1. (AGM)

 

Meeting date:        8 October 2013

Attendees:            

 

Joyce Watson AM (JW)

Julie Morgan AM (JM)

Nitesh Patel (NP) – Communications Officer, Joyce Watson AM

Dr Mwenya Chimba (MC) – BAWSO

Stephen Chapman (SC) – Welsh Government

Emma Garland (EG) – Intern for Julie Morgan AM

Robin Davies (RD) – International Justice Mission Volunteer (IJM)

James Bushell (JB) – IJM UK

Jim Stewart (JS) – Evangelical Alliance

Emeline Makin (EM) - Evangelical Alliance

Jamie Westcombe (JW) – Equality & Human Rights Commission

Zsanett Shashaty (ZS) – Wales Migration Partnership (WMP)

 

Summary of issues discussed:

 

AGM - BAWSO and Safer Wales approved as Secretariat of the CPG on Human Trafficking by members of the group.

 

Update from Anti-human trafficking Coordinator, Stephen Chapman

Nature and full minutes of the meeting available at: http://www.senedd.assembly.wales/documents/s25263/Minutes%20of%208%20October%202013.pdf .

 

 

Meeting  2.

 

Meeting date:        3 February 2014

Attendees:            

 

Joyce Watson AM (JW) – AM, NAFW

Keith Davies AM (KD) – AM, NAFW

Nitesh Patel (NP) – Communications Officer, Joyce Watson AM, NAFW

Rhianon Chatterton (RC) – Head of Asylum UKVI

Joanne Hopkins (JH) – Head of Home Office Team, Wales

Stephen Chapman (SC) – Welsh Government, Anti-trafficking Coordinator

Anne Hubbard (AH) – Wales Migration Partnership

Robin Davies (RD) – IJM

Bailjit Gill (BG) – Safer Wales Ltd

Jason Bushell (JB) – IJM, Rep in Wales

Elisabeth Laird (EL) – Intern to David Melding AM

Mwenya Chimba (MC) – BAWSO

Dan Boucher (DB) – CARE

Jacob Morris (JM) – Keith Davies AM, Intern

 

Summary of issues discussed:

Meeting with Head of Home Office Team, Wales and Head of Asylum UKVI. Nature and full minutes of the meeting available at: http://www.senedd.assembly.wales/documents/s26201/Minutes%20of%203%20February%202014.pdf .

 

Meeting  3. (AGM)

 

Meeting date:        26 January 2015

 

Attendees:            

 

Joyce Watson AM (JW)

Nitesh Patel (NP) – Communications Officer, Joyce Watson AM

Dr Mwenya Chimba (MC) – BAWSO

Stephen Chapman (SC) – Welsh Government

James Bushell (JB) – IJM UK

Dan Boucher (DB) – CARE

Sarah Thomas (ST) – NewPathways

 

Summary of issues discussed:

 

AGM –JOYCE WATSON AM approved as Chair and BAWSO and Safer Wales approved as Secretariat of the CPG on Human Trafficking by members of the group. Mwenya Chimba of BAWSO confirmed that Safer Wales had expressed to her that they were happy to continue as Secretariat for the group.

 

Update from Anti-human trafficking Coordinator, Stephen Chapman.

 

Discuss forward working agenda of Cross Party Group.

 

 


 

  1. Professional lobbyists, voluntary organisations and charities with whom the Group has met during the preceding year.

 

BAWSO

9 Cathedral Road, CARDIFF, CF11 9HA

 

SAFER WALES

113 Bute St, Cardiff, CF10 5EQ

 

NEWPATHWAYS

Willow House, 11 Church Street, Merthyr Tydfil, CF47 0BW

 

International Justice Mission Volunteer (IJM)

PO Box 9641, Bures, Colchester, CO8 5WY

 

Evangelical Alliance

20 High Street, Cardiff, CF10 1PT

 

Equality & Human Rights Commission

3 Crichton Street, Cardiff, South Glamorgan, CF10 5BT

 

Wales Migration Partnership (WMP)

Local Government House, Drake Walk, Cardiff, CF10 4LG

 

CARE

53 Romney Street, London, SW1P 3RF

 

UK Visas and Immigration

General Buildings, 31-33 Newport Road, Cardiff, CF24 0DD


Annual Financial Statement.

03/02/15

Cross Party Group on HUMAN TRAFFICKING

JOYCE WATSON AM

BAWSO/SAFER WALES

Group’s Expenses.

 

None.

£0.00

Costs of all goods.

 

No goods purchased.

£0.00

Benefits received by the group or individual Members from outside bodies.

 

No benefits received.

£0.00

Any secretariat or other support.

 

No financial support received.

£0.00

Services provided to the Group such as hospitality.

 

Date

Description and name of provider

 

Cost

NONE

NONE

£0.00

Total cost

 

£0.00