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World Hunger

EDM number 408 in 2009-10, proposed by John Mann on 09/12/2009.
Categorised under the topics of Food and International development.

That this House notes over one billion people in the world are in hunger; further notes that last year a further 100 million people went into hunger due to high food prices and falling incomes; welcomes the fact that at the November World Food Summit 191 states reinforced their commitment to Millennium Development Goal 1 to halve the number of hungry by 2015; and further welcomes the G8's commitment to spending $20 billion over the next three years to increase agricultural productivity and tackle hunger.

This motion has been signed by a total of 40 MPs, 1 of these signatures have been withdrawn.

John Mann09/12/2009BassetlawLabourProposed
Andrew George09/12/2009St IvesLiberal DemocratSeconded
Lynne Jones09/12/2009Birmingham, Selly OakLabourSeconded
Peter Bottomley09/12/2009Worthing WestConservativeSeconded
Alan Meale09/12/2009MansfieldLabourSeconded
Lindsay Hoyle09/12/2009ChorleyLabourSeconded
David Taylor10/12/2009North West LeicestershireLabourWithdrawn
Andrew Dismore10/12/2009HendonLabourSigned
Andrew Pelling10/12/2009Croydon CentralIndependentSigned
Rudi Vis10/12/2009Finchley and Golders GreenLabourSigned
David Drew10/12/2009StroudLabourSigned
Nigel Dodds10/12/2009Belfast NorthDUPSigned
Brian Jenkins10/12/2009TamworthLabourSigned
Eric Illsley10/12/2009Barnsley CentralLabourSigned
Adrian Sanders10/12/2009TorbayLiberal DemocratSigned
Robert Wareing14/12/2009Liverpool, West DerbyIndependentSigned
Willie Rennie14/12/2009Dunfermline and West FifeLiberal DemocratSigned
Paul Truswell14/12/2009PudseyLabourSigned
Colin Breed14/12/2009South East CornwallLiberal DemocratSigned
Glenda Jackson14/12/2009Hampstead and HighgateLabourSigned
Bob Spink14/12/2009Castle PointIndependentSigned
Ann Cryer14/12/2009KeighleyLabourSigned
Keith Vaz15/12/2009Leicester EastLabourSigned
John Mason15/12/2009Glasgow EastScottish National PartySigned
Mike Hancock15/12/2009Portsmouth SouthLiberal DemocratSigned
Mark Durkan15/12/2009FoyleSocial Democratic and Labour PartySigned
Michael Clapham15/12/2009Barnsley West and PenistoneLabourSigned
Martin Caton15/12/2009GowerLabourSigned
John McDonnell15/12/2009Hayes and HarlingtonLabourSigned
Kelvin Hopkins15/12/2009Luton NorthLabourSigned
David Heath15/12/2009Somerton & FromeLiberal DemocratSigned
John Pugh16/12/2009SouthportLiberal DemocratSigned
Marsha Singh16/12/2009Bradford WestLabourSigned
Janet Dean16/12/2009BurtonLabourSigned
Jim Dobbin16/12/2009Heywood and MiddletonLabourSigned
Chris McCafferty05/01/2010Calder ValleyLabourSigned
Andrew Stunell05/01/2010Hazel GroveLiberal DemocratSigned
Alan Simpson07/01/2010Nottingham SouthLabourSigned
Alistair Carmichael04/02/2010Orkney and ShetlandLiberal DemocratSigned
Malcolm Bruce04/03/2010GordonLiberal DemocratSigned

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