Baroness Sugg

Baroness Sugg was Minister for Sustainable Development at the Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office, previously serving as Minister at the Department for International Development from April 2019.

Baroness Sugg was the UK’s first Special Envoy for Girls’ Education. Her ministerial portfolio included gender equality, sexual and reproductive health and rights, education, children and youth, and inclusive societies.

She resigned from her position in November 2020 following the decision to cut spending on International Development from 0.7% of gross national income.