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Life And Work Of Samira Hassassian

EDM number 2154 in 2010-12, proposed by Richard Burden on 07/09/2011.
Categorised under the topics of Human rights and Middle East.

That this House pays tribute to the life of Samira Hassassian who has died of cancer aged 57,for her work to uphold the rights of the Palestinian people, not only as a poet and wife of the Palestinian Ambassador to the UK but also through her support for charities, including the El-Shashat charity devoted to promoting Palestinian films, as a patron of Medical Aid for Palestinians and through her promotion of trade, by encouraging Palestinian craftspeople to come to the UK to exhibit their products; and wishes that she may rest in peace in the shade of the olive groves back in her Palestinian birthplace of Beit Jala near Bethlehem.

This motion has been signed by a total of 41 MPs.

Richard Burden07/09/2011Birmingham, NorthfieldLabourProposed
Jeremy Corbyn07/09/2011Islington NorthLabourSeconded
Ann Clwyd07/09/2011Cynon ValleyLabourSeconded
Menzies Campbell07/09/2011North East FifeLiberal DemocratSeconded
Andrew Love07/09/2011EdmontonLabourSeconded
Caroline Lucas07/09/2011Brighton, PavilionGreenSeconded
Simon Hughes08/09/2011Bermondsey and Old SouthwarkLiberal DemocratSigned
Cathy Jamieson08/09/2011Kilmarnock and LoudounLabourSigned
Alan Meale08/09/2011MansfieldLabourSigned
Sandra Osborne08/09/2011Ayr, Carrick and CumnockLabourSigned
Martin Caton08/09/2011GowerLabourSigned
Mark Durkan08/09/2011FoyleSocial Democratic and Labour PartySigned
Andy Slaughter08/09/2011HammersmithLabourSigned
Anas Sarwar08/09/2011Glasgow CentralLabourSigned
Alex Cunningham08/09/2011Stockton NorthLabourSigned
Simon Danczuk08/09/2011RochdaleLabourSigned
Peter Bottomley09/09/2011Worthing WestConservativeSigned
Mark Williams12/09/2011CeredigionLiberal DemocratSigned
Katy Clark12/09/2011North Ayrshire and ArranLabourSigned
John McDonnell12/09/2011Hayes and HarlingtonLabourSigned
Jimmy Hood12/09/2011Lanark and Hamilton EastLabourSigned
Mike Hancock12/09/2011Portsmouth SouthLiberal DemocratSigned
Kelvin Hopkins13/09/2011Luton NorthLabourSigned
Tony Lloyd13/09/2011Manchester CentralLabourSigned
Jim Dobbin13/09/2011Heywood and MiddletonLabourSigned
Jim Dowd14/09/2011Lewisham West and PengeLabourSigned
Elfyn Llwyd15/09/2011Dwyfor MeirionnyddPlaid CymruSigned
Alasdair McDonnell15/09/2011Belfast SouthSocial Democratic and Labour PartySigned
Paul Flynn15/09/2011Newport WestLabourSigned
Andrew George15/09/2011St IvesLiberal DemocratSigned
Michael Connarty10/10/2011Linlithgow and East FalkirkLabourSigned
Grahame Morris10/10/2011EasingtonLabourSigned
Valerie Vaz10/10/2011Walsall SouthLabourSigned
Jim McGovern10/10/2011Dundee WestLabourSigned
Mike Wood10/10/2011Batley and SpenLabourSigned
Roger Godsiff10/10/2011Birmingham, Hall GreenLabourSigned
Hywel Francis10/10/2011AberavonLabourSigned
Frank Dobson10/10/2011Holborn and St PancrasLabourSigned
Mark Hendrick11/10/2011PrestonLabourSigned
Yasmin Qureshi11/10/2011Bolton South EastLabourSigned
George Mudie26/10/2011Leeds EastLabourSigned

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