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Urgent Humanitarian Aid To Yemen

EDM number 1113 in 2015-16, proposed by Keith Vaz on 22/02/2016.
Categorised under the topics of International development and Middle East.

That this House welcomes the delivery of three tonnes of medical supplies into Taiz, Yemen, by the International Committee of the Red Cross; notes that this is the first delivery of medical supplies to Taiz since August 2015; further notes that 200,000 people in Taiz are currently in urgent need of medical supplies; commends the International Committee of the Red Cross for its crucial and lifesaving work in Yemen; also welcomes the announcement by the UN of a $1.8 billion campaign for urgent aid in Yemen; is concerned that the 2015 UN appeal was only 56 per cent funded; notes that 21.2 million people are in need of humanitarian assistance in Yemen; notes that 2.7 million Yemenis have been forced to flee their homes; and urges the Government to support this campaign and increase efforts to establish a ceasefire and brings the conflict to a close.

This motion has been signed by a total of 42 MPs.

MPDateConstituencyPartyType
Keith Vaz22/02/2016Leicester EastLabourProposed
Mark Durkan22/02/2016FoyleSocial Democratic and Labour PartySeconded
Kirsten Oswald23/02/2016East RenfrewshireScottish National PartySeconded
Peter Bottomley23/02/2016Worthing WestConservativeSeconded
Martyn Day23/02/2016Linlithgow and East FalkirkScottish National PartySeconded
Margaret Ritchie23/02/2016South DownSocial Democratic and Labour PartySeconded
Lady Hermon23/02/2016North DownIndependentSigned
Natalie McGarry23/02/2016Glasgow EastScottish National PartySigned
Liz Saville Roberts23/02/2016Dwyfor MeirionnyddPlaid CymruSigned
Kelvin Hopkins23/02/2016Luton NorthLabourSigned
Chris Stephens24/02/2016Glasgow South WestScottish National PartySigned
Paul Flynn24/02/2016Newport WestLabourSigned
Paul Monaghan24/02/2016Caithness, Sutherland and Easter RossScottish National PartySigned
Jonathan Edwards24/02/2016Carmarthen East and DinefwrPlaid CymruSigned
Alison Thewliss24/02/2016Glasgow CentralScottish National PartySigned
Angus MacNeil24/02/2016Na h-Eileanan an IarScottish National PartySigned
Angela Crawley24/02/2016Lanark and Hamilton EastScottish National PartySigned
Lisa Cameron24/02/2016East Kilbride, Strathaven and LesmahagowScottish National PartySigned
Graham Stringer24/02/2016Blackley and BroughtonLabourSigned
Alan Meale24/02/2016MansfieldLabourSigned
Marion Fellows25/02/2016Motherwell and WishawScottish National PartySigned
Stephen Gethins25/02/2016North East FifeScottish National PartySigned
Mhairi Black25/02/2016Paisley and Renfrewshire SouthScottish National PartySigned
Chris Law25/02/2016Dundee WestScottish National PartySigned
Deidre Brock25/02/2016Edinburgh North and LeithScottish National PartySigned
Patrick Grady25/02/2016Glasgow NorthScottish National PartySigned
Stewart McDonald25/02/2016Glasgow SouthScottish National PartySigned
Mark Williams26/02/2016CeredigionLiberal DemocratSigned
Steven Paterson26/02/2016StirlingScottish National PartySigned
Alex Salmond29/02/2016Signed
Jim Shannon29/02/2016StrangfordDUPSigned
John Nicolson29/02/2016East DunbartonshireScottish National PartySigned
Tasmina Sheikh29/02/2016Ochil and South PerthshireScottish National PartySigned
Roger Mullin01/03/2016Kirkcaldy and CowdenbeathScottish National PartySigned
Owen Thompson01/03/2016MidlothianScottish National PartySigned
Douglas Chapman01/03/2016Dunfermline and West FifeScottish National PartySigned
Gregory Campbell02/03/2016East LondonderryDUPSigned
Wes Streeting02/03/2016Ilford NorthLabourSigned
Drew Hendry07/03/2016Inverness, Nairn, Badenoch and StrathspeyScottish National PartySigned
Caroline Lucas09/03/2016Brighton, PavilionGreenSigned
Joanna Cherry21/03/2016Edinburgh South WestScottish National PartySigned
Alasdair McDonnell23/03/2016Belfast SouthSocial Democratic and Labour PartySigned

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