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United Nations Day on 24 October 2020

EDM (Early Day Motion) 1058: tabled on 22 October 2020

Tabled in the 2019-21 session.

This motion has been signed by 41 Members. It has not yet had any amendments submitted.

Motion text

That this House joins in celebrating United Nations Day on 24 October 2020, marking the 75th anniversary of the United Nations Charter coming into effect; acknowledges the significant contributions made by the United Nations Organisation and the other agencies of the United Nations System to international peace and security, humanitarian protection and assistance, the promotion of human rights, economic, social and cultural co-operation, the global environment and climate change, sustainable development and tackling poverty along with many other interventions; stresses the importance of a rules based international order and international co-operation around shared global challenges; and calls on the Government to ensure that the UK plays a proactive, leadership role in pursuing reform to ensure that the United Nations can have a more enhanced and effective role over the years ahead.

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.

Eastwood, Colum
Social Democratic & Labour Party
Signed on 23 October 2020
Foyle
Thomson, Richard
Scottish National Party
Signed on 23 October 2020
Gordon
Mishra, Navendu
Labour
Signed on 23 October 2020
Stockport
Chapman, Douglas
Scottish National Party
Signed on 23 October 2020
Dunfermline and West Fife
Hanna, Claire
Social Democratic & Labour Party
Signed on 23 October 2020
Belfast South
Cooper, Daisy
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 23 October 2020
St Albans
McDonnell, John
Labour
Signed on 23 October 2020
Hayes and Harlington
Sharma, Mr Virendra
Labour
Signed on 23 October 2020
Ealing, Southall
Bonnar, Steven
Scottish National Party
Signed on 2 November 2020
Coatbridge, Chryston and Bellshill
Begum, Apsana
Labour
Signed on 23 October 2020
Poplar and Limehouse
Thewliss, Alison
Scottish National Party
Signed on 2 November 2020
Glasgow Central
Grady, Patrick
Scottish National Party
Signed on 2 November 2020
Glasgow North
MacAskill, Kenny
Scottish National Party
Signed on 2 November 2020
East Lothian
Whitford, Dr Philippa
Scottish National Party
Signed on 2 November 2020
Central Ayrshire
Donaldson, Sir Jeffrey M
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 2 November 2020
Lagan Valley
Lewell-Buck, Mrs Emma
Labour
Signed on 2 November 2020
South Shields
Jones, Mr Kevan
Labour
Signed on 2 November 2020
North Durham
Morris, Grahame
Labour
Signed on 2 November 2020
Easington
Oswald, Kirsten
Scottish National Party
Signed on 2 November 2020
East Renfrewshire
Olney, Sarah
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 2 November 2020
Richmond Park
Girvan, Paul
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 2 November 2020
South Antrim
Chamberlain, Wendy
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 2 November 2020
North East Fife
Saville Roberts, Liz
Plaid Cymru
Signed on 2 November 2020
Dwyfor Meirionnydd
Williams, Hywel
Plaid Cymru
Signed on 2 November 2020
Arfon
Edwards, Jonathan
Independent
Signed on 2 November 2020
Carmarthen East and Dinefwr
Gray, Neil
Scottish National Party
Signed on 2 November 2020
Airdrie and Shotts
Lloyd, Tony
Labour
Signed on 2 November 2020
Rochdale
Jardine, Christine
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 2 November 2020
Edinburgh West
Foy, Mary Kelly
Labour
Signed on 3 November 2020
City of Durham
Bottomley, Sir Peter
Conservative
Signed on 4 November 2020
Worthing West
Shannon, Jim
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 4 November 2020
Strangford
Nicolson, John
Scottish National Party
Signed on 5 November 2020
Ochil and South Perthshire
Russell-Moyle, Lloyd
Labour
Signed on 5 November 2020
Brighton, Kemptown
Stephens, Chris
Scottish National Party
Signed on 10 November 2020
Glasgow South West
Lucas, Caroline
Green Party
Signed on 11 November 2020
Brighton, Pavilion

There are no withdrawn signatures for this motion.