Baroness Verma

Biography

Baroness Verma served as Parliamentary Under Secretary of State at the Department for International Development from May 2015 until July 2016. She has been a Conservative member of the House of Lords since 2006 and previously served as Parliamentary Under Secretary of State for DECC.

Previous roles in government

  1. Parliamentary Under Secretary of State for International Development

    • 2015 to 2016
  2. Parliamentary Under Secretary of State for Energy and Climate Change

    • 2012 to 2015

Announcements

  1. DFID Parliamentary Under Secretary of State gifts, hospitality, travel and meetings with external organisations
  2. DFID celebrates London Pride 2016
  3. FCO and DFID Ministers mark London Pride
  4. "10 million new births registered means an additional 10 million children relying on UNICEF. UNICEF cannot and must not lose momentum."
  5. Consultation Summary: on the Ministerial Champion role on Tackling Violence Against Women and Girls Overseas
  6. UK leads new approach to prevent and respond to crises at the first-ever World Humanitarian Summit
  7. DFID flies the rainbow flag
  8. Building peace and preventing conflict to deliver on the Agenda 2030 promises
  9. Launching a report on education for children with disabilities in Kenya
  10. Baroness Verma: International Conference on Family Planning