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30TH ANNIVERSARY OF ERASMUS

EDM (Early Day Motion) 64: tabled on 27 June 2017

Tabled in the 2017-19 session.

This motion has been signed by 34 Members. It has not yet had any amendments submitted.

Motion text

That this House celebrates the 30th anniversary of the EU's Erasmus Plus programme which has provided study exchange and traineeship opportunities across EU member states and Norway, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Turkey and the Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia; notes that 1,600 Scottish students participated between 2014 and 2015; further notes that between 2014 and 2015 a total of 86,565 UK participants travelled abroad to study and work through Erasmus; acknowledges the importance of Erasmus as a means of providing study exchange options for UK students in many different institutions in Europe, as well as opportunities from elsewhere in Europe to study across the continent; praises the support the EU programme has provided for students; and calls on the Government to cooperate with the EU in order to ensure that the UK continues to participate fully in the programme.

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.

Antoniazzi, Tonia
Labour
Signed on 12 September 2017
Gower
Bardell, Hannah
Scottish National Party
Signed on 4 July 2017
Livingston
Bottomley, Sir Peter
Conservative
Signed on 28 June 2017
Worthing West
Brown, Alan
Scottish National Party
Signed on 4 July 2017
Kilmarnock and Loudoun
Chapman, Douglas
Scottish National Party
Signed on 29 June 2017
Dunfermline and West Fife
Crawley, Angela
Scottish National Party
Signed on 29 June 2017
Lanark and Hamilton East
Day, Martyn
Scottish National Party
Signed on 28 June 2017
Linlithgow and East Falkirk
Doughty, Stephen
Labour
Signed on 29 June 2017
Cardiff South and Penarth
Gapes, Mike
Labour
Signed on 29 June 2017
Ilford South
Grady, Patrick
Scottish National Party
Signed on 29 June 2017
Glasgow North
Grant, Peter
Scottish National Party
Signed on 4 July 2017
Glenrothes
Gray, Neil
Scottish National Party
Signed on 4 July 2017
Airdrie and Shotts
Hendry, Drew
Scottish National Party
Signed on 4 July 2017
Inverness, Nairn, Badenoch and Strathspey
Hermon, Lady
Independent
Signed on 29 June 2017
North Down
Lake, Ben
Plaid Cymru
Signed on 4 July 2017
Ceredigion
Law, Chris
Scottish National Party
Signed on 29 June 2017
Dundee West
Linden, David
Scottish National Party
Signed on 4 July 2017
Glasgow East
Lucas, Caroline
Green Party
Signed on 29 June 2017
Brighton, Pavilion
MacNeil, Angus Brendan
Scottish National Party
Signed on 3 July 2017
Na h-Eileanan an Iar
Moran, Layla
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 5 July 2017
Oxford West and Abingdon
O'Hara, Brendan
Scottish National Party
Signed on 29 June 2017
Argyll and Bute
Russell-Moyle, Mr Lloyd
Labour
Signed on 29 June 2017
Brighton, Kemptown
Saville Roberts, Liz
Plaid Cymru
Signed on 4 July 2017
Dwyfor Meirionnydd
Stevens, Jo
Labour
Signed on 10 July 2017
Cardiff Central
Streeting, Wes
Labour
Signed on 28 June 2017
Ilford North
Thewliss, Alison
Scottish National Party
Signed on 29 June 2017
Glasgow Central
Western, Matt
Labour
Signed on 4 July 2017
Warwick and Leamington
Williams, Hywel
Plaid Cymru
Signed on 29 June 2017
Arfon

There are no withdrawn signatures for this motion.