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SARA CONFERENCE 2018

EDM (Early Day Motion) 1875: tabled on 23 November 2018

Tabled in the 2017-19 session.

This motion has been signed by 21 Members. It has not yet had any amendments submitted.

Motion text

That this House notes the commencement of the Sara Conference on women and antisemitism; supports the aims and efforts of the APPG Against Antisemitism and the Antisemitism Policy Trust in seeking to highlight concerns about this gendered racist abuse; welcomes the cross-party nature of the initiative and the positive engagement of a wide range of stakeholders in the process; further welcomes the opportunity the conference provides to address concerns about gendered antisemitic abuse and the barriers this presents for entry to public life; condemns the particular, targeted abuse of Jewish women; further notes the support of the Government for the conference; and further calls on the Government, relevant agencies, and others in civil society, to associate themselves with the Sara principles published for the conference including commitments to improve and enhance discourse both online and offline.

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.

These members had previously signed the motion, but have now withdrawn their support.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.