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EDM (Early Day Motion) 2405: tabled on 21 May 2019

Tabled in the 2017-19 session.

This motion has been signed by 7 Members. It has not yet had any amendments submitted.

Motion text

That this House congratulates Melissa Burke, Ross McCall, James Wylie, Christopher MacKay, Cian Robinson, Summer Spiers and Ciaran Fitzpatrick from St Cadoc's Primary School in Newton Mearns for raising awareness of Malala Yousafzai and her campaign to help the 130 million girls around the world who have been prevented from having an education; notes that the children, all from class Primary 7b, have been learning and promoting Malala’s struggles and achievements; commends their teacher Mr Brian McLaughlin for encouraging engagement in his pupils of equal rights to education for children around the world; and commends Malala Yousafzai on being the youngest person to receive the Nobel Peace Prize and on her ongoing campaign to give girls the opportunity to learn and lead.