Rushanara Ali MP's statement on Myanmar coup

On 1 February Myanmar's military seized power after detaining civilian leader Aung San Suu Kyi and other senior members of her governing party. Continue reading

Rushanara Ali MP video on Covid-19 Vaccinations

Rushanara Ali MP has made a video about the Covid-19 Vaccines.  Continue reading

Rushanara Ali MP's statement on the Foreign Secretary's response on the ICJ case against Myanmar

On 23 January, the Foreign Secretary responded to a joint letter coordinated by Rushanara Ali MP and Jeremy Hunt MP urging the UK Government to take urgent action to protect the Rohingya Muslim minority from persecution from the Myanmar Government and military. View the original letter here. Continue reading

Rushanara Ali MP's statement on police officers breaking covid-19 regulations

On 26 January, 31 Central East Metropolitan Police officers have been fined £200 fixed penalty notice after breaching Covid-19 regulations to get haircuts at Bethnal Green police station while on duty.     Continue reading

Celebrities share urgent message about the Covid-19 vaccine for Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic communities

Rushanara Ali MP welcomes this important film encouraging those from BAME communities to take the Covid-19 vaccine. Continue reading

PRESS RELEASE: Rushanara Ali MP Calls on the Government to End the Free School Meals and Home Learning Crisis

On 18 January the Labour Party secured an Opposition Day Debate on Free School Meals and Home learning. Whilst Rushanara was unsuccessful in the ballot to speak, she has called on the Government to step up and end the ongoing crisis facing so many families. Continue reading

Over 100 Parliamentarians urge the UK Government to take action to protect the Rohingya against genocide

104 Parliamentarians from across parties are calling on the UK Government to take urgent action to protect the Rohingya Muslim minority from persecution from the Myanmar Government and military. Continue reading

Rushanara Ali MP attends Celebration Event for Bangladesh Victory Day

On 16 December Rushanara Ali MP joined the Bangladesh High Commissioner to the UK at a virtual celebration event to mark the 49th anniversary of Bangladesh Victory Day.  Continue reading

APPG on Democracy in Burma Statement on Upcoming Elections in Burma

Ahead of Burma's Election later this month, the All-Party Parliamentary Group for Democracy in Burma released the following statement, raising their concerns about the credibility of the elections.  Continue reading

Rushanara Ali MP attends unveiling of new mural to celebrate diversity of NHS

On 22 October Rushanara Ali MP attended the unveiling of the '200 Nationalities, One NHS' giant mural on Rix Mix arts and community venue.  Continue reading