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FOOD AID SITUATION IN WESTERN SAHARA

EDM (Early Day Motion) 1800: tabled on 22 October 2002

Tabled in the 2001-02 session.

This motion has been signed by 53 Members. It has not yet had any amendments submitted.

As this motion is using historical data, we may not have the record of the original ordering, in which case signatories are listed alphabetically.

Motion text

That this House is concerned about the situation of over 170,000 Saharawi refugees from Western Sahara; is alarmed at the increasing food shortage among refugees; notes that the World Food Programme estimates that one third of Saharawi children suffer chronic malnutrition; and urges the Government and the Secretary of State for International Development to work with the World Food Programme to overcome this crisis.

The first 6 Members who have signed to support the motion are the sponsors. The primary sponsor is generally the person who tabled the motion and has responsibility for it. The date shown is when the Member signed the motion.

In addition to the sponsors, the following Members have signed to support the motion.

Burden, Richard
Labour
Signed on 23 October 2002
Birmingham, Northfield
Caton, Mr Martin
Labour
Signed on 23 October 2002
Gower
Clapham, Mr Michael
Labour
Signed on 24 October 2002
Barnsley West and Penistone
Cohen, Harry
Labour
Signed on 30 October 2002
Leyton and Wanstead
Colman, Mr Tony
Labour
Signed on 5 November 2002
Putney
Connarty, Michael
Labour
Signed on 6 November 2002
Falkirk East
Corbyn, Jeremy
Labour
Signed on 23 October 2002
Islington North
Cotter, Brian
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 6 November 2002
Weston-Super-Mare
Cryer, Mrs Ann
Labour
Signed on 23 October 2002
Keighley
Cummings, John
Labour
Signed on 23 October 2002
Easington
Davey, Valerie
Labour
Signed on 24 October 2002
Bristol West
Dean, Mrs Janet
Labour
Signed on 5 November 2002
Burton
Dismore, Mr Andrew
Labour
Signed on 31 October 2002
Hendon
Drew, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 23 October 2002
Stroud
Ennis, Jeff
Labour
Signed on 4 November 2002
Barnsley East and Mexborough
Etherington, Bill
Labour
Signed on 30 October 2002
Sunderland North
Ewing, Annabelle
Scottish National Party
Signed on 23 October 2002
Perth
George, Andrew
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 28 October 2002
St Ives
Gerrard, Mr Neil
Labour
Signed on 7 November 2002
Walthamstow
Green, Matthew
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 4 November 2002
Ludlow
Griffiths, Mr Win
Labour
Signed on 29 October 2002
Bridgend
Hancock, Mr Mike
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 28 October 2002
Portsmouth South
Heath, Mr David
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 24 October 2002
Somerton and Frome
Hopkins, Kelvin
Labour
Signed on 24 October 2002
Luton North
Hughes, Simon
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 31 October 2002
North Southwark and Bermondsey
Jones, Lynne
Labour
Signed on 23 October 2002
Birmingham, Selly Oak
Jones, Mr Nigel
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 29 October 2002
Cheltenham
Lepper, David
Labour
Signed on 24 October 2002
Brighton, Pavilion
Llwyd, Mr Elfyn
Plaid Cymru
Signed on 23 October 2002
Meirionnydd Nant Conwy
Mahon, Alice
Labour
Signed on 23 October 2002
Halifax
Marsden, Mr Paul
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 23 October 2002
Shrewsbury and Atcham
McDonnell, John
Labour
Signed on 6 November 2002
Hayes and Harlington
Pugh, Dr John
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 24 October 2002
Southport
Robertson, Angus
Scottish National Party
Signed on 24 October 2002
Moray
Russell, Bob
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 24 October 2002
Colchester
Salmond, Mr Alex
Scottish National Party
Signed on 6 November 2002
Banff and Buchan
Simpson, Alan
Labour
Signed on 24 October 2002
Nottingham South
Smyth, The Rev Martin
Ulster Unionist Party
Signed on 23 October 2002
Belfast South
Taylor, David
Labour
Signed on 23 October 2002
North West Leicestershire
Tonge, Dr Jenny
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 23 October 2002
Richmond Park
Truswell, Mr Paul
Labour
Signed on 30 October 2002
Pudsey
Tyler, Mr Paul
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 24 October 2002
North Cornwall
Vis, Dr Rudi
Labour
Signed on 28 October 2002
Finchley and Golders Green
Weir, Mr Mike
Scottish National Party
Signed on 6 November 2002
Angus
Williams, Mrs Betty
Labour
Signed on 4 November 2002
Conwy
Williams, Hywel
Plaid Cymru
Signed on 24 October 2002
Caernarfon
Wishart, Pete
Scottish National Party
Signed on 6 November 2002
North Tayside

There are no withdrawn signatures for this motion.