House of Commons

The Register of Members' Financial Interests
As at 6 February 2017

Abbott, Ms Diane (Hackney North and Stoke Newington)

Abbott, Ms Diane (Hackney North and Stoke Newington)

1. Employment and earnings

21 March 2016, received £4,000 via Speakers Corner (London) Ltd, Unit 31, Highbury Studios, 10 Hornsey Street, London N7 8EL, from Thompson Reuters, Canary Wharf, London E14 5EP, for speaking and consulting on a panel. Hours: 10 hrs. (Registered 06 April 2016)

4. Visits outside the UK

Name of donor: Muslim Charities Forum
Address of donor: 6 Whitehorse Mews, 37 Westminster Bridge Road, London SE1 7QD
Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): for a member of staff and myself, return flights to Nairobi £5,170; one night's accommodation in Hargeisa £107.57; one night's accommodation in Borama £36.21; total £5,313.78
Destination of visit: Somaliland
Date of visit: 7-10 April 2016
Purpose of visit: to visit the different refugee camps and charities (development) in regards to the severe drought in Somaliland.
(Registered 18 May 2016)

Name of donor: British-Swiss Chamber of Commerce
Address of donor: Bleicherweg, 128002, Zurich, Switzerland
Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): flights £200.14; one night's accommodation £177, train fare Geneva to Zurich £110; total £487.14
Destination of visit: Geneva and Zurich, Switzerland
Date of visit: 28-29 April 2016
Purpose of visit: to participate in a public panel discussion in Geneva in front of British-Swiss Chamber of Commerce, its members and guests.
(Registered 18 May 2016)

Name of donor: Oxford and Cambridge Club of Nigeria
Address of donor: Secretariat 5th Floor, 72 Broad Street, Lagos, Nigeria
Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): for myself and a member of staff, accommodation, breakfast and dinner £1,155.88 plus flights at an estimated value of £1,405, total £2,560.88
Destination of visit: Nigeria
Date of visit: 29 May - 2 June 2016
Purpose of visit: to deliver speech on education and visit education and maternal health development projects.
(Registered 27 June 2016)

8. Miscellaneous

Since December 2015, a trustee of the Diane Abbott Foundation, which works to excel and improve education. (Registered 26 October 2016)

 

Prepared 8th February 2017