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WORLD PNEUMONIA DAY

EDM (Early Day Motion) 2124: tabled on 21 October 2009

Tabled in the 2008-09 session.

This motion has been signed by 64 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 supports the first International World Pneumonia Day, on 2 November 2009; notes that the inaugural World Pneumonia Day is being marked by an event at the House of Commons in London on 28 October 2009; congratulates the organisers of events in New York, Bangladesh, Nigeria, Kenya, Uganda, Australia and other countries to highlight the scourge of pneumonia which kills more than four million people every year, half of whom are children under the age of five years; supports the Global Coalition Against Pneumonia, which includes the Global Alliance for Vaccines and Immunisations Alliance, PneumoADIP, Save the Children, Hedge Funds against Malaria and Pneumonia and other partners who have organised and helped promote World Pneumonia Day; hopes that World Pneumonia Day will encourage further support in the fight against pneumonia in the developing and developed world; further congratulates the Government for its role to date in supporting the Advanced Market Commitment for pneumococcal disease, the leading cause of pneumonia deaths; and calls on the Government to give continuing support to combat this terrible disease which claims the life of a child every 15 seconds.

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.

Anderson, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 3 November 2009
Blaydon
Bailey, Mr Adrian
Labour
Signed on 27 October 2009
West Bromwich West
Barlow, Ms Celia
Labour
Signed on 11 November 2009
Hove
Bottomley, Sir Peter
Conservative
Signed on 22 October 2009
Worthing West
Brooke, Annette
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 28 October 2009
Mid Dorset and North Poole
Bruce, Malcolm
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 10 November 2009
Gordon
Campbell, Mr Gregory
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 27 October 2009
East Londonderry
Caton, Mr Martin
Labour
Signed on 22 October 2009
Gower
Clark, Ms Katy
Labour
Signed on 27 October 2009
North Ayrshire and Arran
Cook, Frank
Labour
Signed on 26 October 2009
Stockton North
Corbyn, Jeremy
Labour
Signed on 26 October 2009
Islington North
Cryer, Mrs Ann
Labour
Signed on 26 October 2009
Keighley
Dean, Mrs Janet
Labour
Signed on 29 October 2009
Burton
Dismore, Mr Andrew
Labour
Signed on 22 October 2009
Hendon
Dodds, Mr Nigel
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 22 October 2009
Belfast North
Donaldson, Jeffrey M.
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 27 October 2009
Lagan Valley
Drew, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 27 October 2009
Stroud
Durkan, Mark
Social Democratic & Labour Party
Signed on 21 October 2009
Foyle
Etherington, Bill
Labour
Signed on 28 October 2009
Sunderland North
Evans, Mr Nigel
Conservative
Signed on 26 October 2009
Ribble Valley
Flynn, Paul
Labour
Signed on 22 October 2009
Newport West
Gapes, Mike
Labour
Signed on 9 November 2009
Ilford South
George, Andrew
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 21 October 2009
St Ives
Gerrard, Mr Neil
Labour
Signed on 27 October 2009
Walthamstow
Hall, Patrick
Labour
Signed on 10 November 2009
Bedford
Hancock, Mr Mike
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 27 October 2009
Portsmouth South
Havard, Mr Dai
Labour
Signed on 11 November 2009
Merthyr Tydfil and Rhymney
Heald, Mr Oliver
Conservative
Signed on 3 November 2009
North East Hertfordshire
Hopkins, Kelvin
Labour
Signed on 26 October 2009
Luton North
Howarth, Mr George
Labour
Signed on 28 October 2009
Knowsley North and Sefton East
Hoyle, Mr Lindsay
Labour
Signed on 26 October 2009
Chorley
Hunter, Mark
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 27 October 2009
Cheadle
Illsley, Mr Eric
Labour
Signed on 5 November 2009
Barnsley Central
Jenkins, Mr Brian
Labour
Signed on 27 October 2009
Tamworth
Jones, Lynne
Labour
Signed on 22 October 2009
Birmingham, Selly Oak
Kramer, Susan
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 11 November 2009
Richmond Park
Leech, Mr John
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 28 October 2009
Manchester, Withington
Llwyd, Mr Elfyn
Plaid Cymru
Signed on 28 October 2009
Meirionnydd Nant Conwy
McCafferty, Chris
Labour
Signed on 28 October 2009
Calder Valley
McCartney, Sir Ian
Labour
Signed on 27 October 2009
Makerfield
McCrea, Rev Dr William
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 27 October 2009
South Antrim
McDonnell, John
Labour
Signed on 27 October 2009
Hayes and Harlington
Meale, Mr Alan
Labour
Signed on 26 October 2009
Mansfield
Moss, Mr Malcolm
Conservative
Signed on 26 October 2009
North East Cambridgeshire
Naysmith, Dr Doug
Labour
Signed on 5 November 2009
Bristol North West
O'Hara, Mr Edward
Labour
Signed on 28 October 2009
Knowsley South
Reed, Mr Andy
Labour
Signed on 5 November 2009
Loughborough
Rennie, Willie
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 28 October 2009
Dunfermline and West Fife
Rowen, Paul
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 27 October 2009
Rochdale
Short, Clare
Independent Labour
Signed on 9 November 2009
Birmingham, Ladywood
Simpson, Alan
Labour
Signed on 3 November 2009
Nottingham South
Simpson, David
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 28 October 2009
Upper Bann
Stoate, Dr Howard
Labour
Signed on 9 November 2009
Dartford
Vis, Dr Rudi
Labour
Signed on 27 October 2009
Finchley and Golders Green
Weir, Mr Mike
Scottish National Party
Signed on 26 October 2009
Angus
Williams, Mrs Betty
Labour
Signed on 26 October 2009
Conwy
Winterton, Sir Nicholas
Conservative
Signed on 22 October 2009
Macclesfield
Wyatt, Derek
Labour
Signed on 27 October 2009
Sittingbourne and Sheppey

There are no withdrawn signatures for this motion.