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AWÁ TRIBE IN BRAZIL

EDM (Early Day Motion) 227: tabled on 19 June 2012

Tabled in the 2012-13 session.

This motion has been signed by 36 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 expresses its concern at the plight of the Aw tribe in Brazil currently on the brink of extinction; notes that there are currently 360 contacted members of the Aw tribe with an estimated further 20 to 25 per cent uncontacted, and that their territories have been legally recognised; acknowledges its alarm at the current rates of deforestation of their forests, currently the highest rate of all indigenous reserves in the Amazon; and calls on the Government to urge its Brazilian counterparts to bring a halt to illegal logging and stop invasions of the Aw'sland.

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 27 June 2012
Blaydon
Bottomley, Sir Peter
Conservative
Signed on 19 June 2012
Worthing West
Campbell, Mr Ronnie
Labour
Signed on 20 June 2012
Blyth Valley
Caton, Martin
Labour
Signed on 20 June 2012
Gower
Crausby, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 11 July 2012
Bolton North East
Dobbin, Jim
Labour
Signed on 20 June 2012
Heywood and Middleton
Durkan, Mark
Social Democratic & Labour Party
Signed on 20 June 2012
Foyle
Flynn, Paul
Labour
Signed on 20 June 2012
Newport West
George, Andrew
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 20 June 2012
St Ives
Godsiff, Mr Roger
Labour
Signed on 2 July 2012
Birmingham, Hall Green
Gray, Mr James
Conservative
Signed on 21 June 2012
North Wiltshire
Halfon, Robert
Conservative
Signed on 9 July 2012
Harlow
Hemming, John
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 16 July 2012
Birmingham, Yardley
Hopkins, Kelvin
Labour
Signed on 25 June 2012
Luton North
Kirby, Simon
Conservative
Signed on 9 July 2012
Brighton, Kemptown
Leech, Mr John
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 26 June 2012
Manchester, Withington
Llwyd, Mr Elfyn
Plaid Cymru
Signed on 20 June 2012
Dwyfor Meirionnydd
Lucas, Caroline
Green Party
Signed on 19 June 2012
Brighton, Pavilion
McDonnell, Dr Alasdair
Social Democratic & Labour Party
Signed on 11 September 2012
Belfast South
McDonnell, John
Labour
Signed on 20 June 2012
Hayes and Harlington
Meale, Sir Alan
Labour
Signed on 20 June 2012
Mansfield
Morris, David
Conservative
Signed on 5 July 2012
Morecambe and Lunesdale
Osborne, Sandra
Labour
Signed on 21 June 2012
Ayr, Carrick and Cumnock
Ritchie, Ms Margaret
Social Democratic & Labour Party
Signed on 20 June 2012
South Down
Shannon, Jim
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 20 June 2012
Strangford
Simpson, David
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 20 June 2012
Upper Bann
Weir, Mr Mike
Scottish National Party
Signed on 26 June 2012
Angus
Whiteford, Dr Eilidh
Scottish National Party
Signed on 4 July 2012
Banff and Buchan
Williams, Hywel
Plaid Cymru
Signed on 26 June 2012
Arfon

These members had previously signed the motion, but have now withdrawn their support. The date shown is when the Member withdrew their signature from the motion.