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URGENT HUMANITARIAN AID TO YEMEN

EDM (Early Day Motion) 1113: tabled on 22 February 2016

Tabled in the 2015-16 session.

This motion has been signed by 42 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 welcomes the delivery of three tonnes of medical supplies into Taiz, Yemen, by the International Committee of the Red Cross; notes that this is the first delivery of medical supplies to Taiz since August 2015; further notes that 200,000 people in Taiz are currently in urgent need of medical supplies; commends the International Committee of the Red Cross for its crucial and lifesaving work in Yemen; also welcomes the announcement by the UN of a $1.8 billion campaign for urgent aid in Yemen; is concerned that the 2015 UN appeal was only 56 per cent funded; notes that 21.2 million people are in need of humanitarian assistance in Yemen; notes that 2.7 million Yemenis have been forced to flee their homes; and urges the Government to support this campaign and increase efforts to establish a ceasefire and brings the conflict to a close.

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.

Ahmed-Sheikh, Ms Tasmina
Scottish National Party
Signed on 29 February 2016
Ochil and South Perthshire
Black, Mhairi
Scottish National Party
Signed on 25 February 2016
Paisley and Renfrewshire South
Brock, Deidre
Scottish National Party
Signed on 25 February 2016
Edinburgh North and Leith
Cameron, Dr Lisa
Scottish National Party
Signed on 24 February 2016
East Kilbride, Strathaven and Lesmahagow
Campbell, Mr Gregory
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 2 March 2016
East Londonderry
Chapman, Douglas
Scottish National Party
Signed on 1 March 2016
Dunfermline and West Fife
Cherry, Joanna
Scottish National Party
Signed on 21 March 2016
Edinburgh South West
Crawley, Angela
Scottish National Party
Signed on 24 February 2016
Lanark and Hamilton East
Edwards, Jonathan
Plaid Cymru
Signed on 24 February 2016
Carmarthen East and Dinefwr
Fellows, Marion
Scottish National Party
Signed on 25 February 2016
Motherwell and Wishaw
Flynn, Paul
Labour
Signed on 24 February 2016
Newport West
Gethins, Stephen
Scottish National Party
Signed on 25 February 2016
North East Fife
Grady, Patrick
Scottish National Party
Signed on 25 February 2016
Glasgow North
Hendry, Drew
Scottish National Party
Signed on 7 March 2016
Inverness, Nairn, Badenoch and Strathspey
Hermon, Lady
Independent
Signed on 23 February 2016
North Down
Hopkins, Kelvin
Labour
Signed on 23 February 2016
Luton North
Law, Chris
Scottish National Party
Signed on 25 February 2016
Dundee West
Lucas, Caroline
Green Party
Signed on 9 March 2016
Brighton, Pavilion
MacNeil, Angus Brendan
Scottish National Party
Signed on 24 February 2016
Na h-Eileanan an Iar
McDonald, Stewart Malcolm
Scottish National Party
Signed on 25 February 2016
Glasgow South
McDonnell, Dr Alasdair
Social Democratic & Labour Party
Signed on 23 March 2016
Belfast South
McGarry, Natalie
Independent
Signed on 23 February 2016
Glasgow East
Meale, Sir Alan
Labour
Signed on 24 February 2016
Mansfield
Monaghan, Dr Paul
Scottish National Party
Signed on 24 February 2016
Caithness, Sutherland and Easter Ross
Mullin, Roger
Scottish National Party
Signed on 1 March 2016
Kirkcaldy and Cowdenbeath
Nicolson, John
Scottish National Party
Signed on 29 February 2016
East Dunbartonshire
Paterson, Steven
Scottish National Party
Signed on 26 February 2016
Stirling
Salmond, Alex
Scottish National Party
Signed on 29 February 2016
Gordon
Saville Roberts, Liz
Plaid Cymru
Signed on 23 February 2016
Dwyfor Meirionnydd
Shannon, Jim
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 29 February 2016
Strangford
Stephens, Chris
Scottish National Party
Signed on 24 February 2016
Glasgow South West
Streeting, Wes
Labour
Signed on 2 March 2016
Ilford North
Stringer, Graham
Labour
Signed on 24 February 2016
Blackley and Broughton
Thewliss, Alison
Scottish National Party
Signed on 24 February 2016
Glasgow Central
Thompson, Owen
Scottish National Party
Signed on 1 March 2016
Midlothian
Williams, Mr Mark
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 26 February 2016
Ceredigion

There are no withdrawn signatures for this motion.