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Local Support For Fairtrade

EDM number 784 in 2015-16, proposed by Richard Arkless on 26/11/2015.
Categorised under the topic of International trade.

That this House recognises the important role that Fairtrade towns have played in improving the lives of the poorest producers in the world; commends the work of campaigners and businesses in the UK in maintaining ethical business practices pertaining to the Fairtrade movement; notes with pride that Scotland gained Fairtrade Nation status in 2013; is steadfast in continuing to promote successes at a local level, such as Dumfries becoming a Fairtrade town in 2012; urges communities across Scotland and the rest of the UK to continue working towards helping producers get a fair deal for their goods; further urges consumers to show preference when they see the Fairtrade logo; and acknowledges the success of Fairtrade Day 2015 in Dumfries.

This motion has been signed by a total of 45 MPs.

Richard Arkless26/11/2015Dumfries and GallowayScottish National PartyProposed
Stuart McDonald26/11/2015Cumbernauld, Kilsyth and Kirkintilloch EastScottish National PartySeconded
Brendan O'Hara26/11/2015Argyll and ButeScottish National PartySeconded
Phil Boswell26/11/2015Coatbridge, Chryston and BellshillScottish National PartySeconded
Stewart McDonald26/11/2015Glasgow SouthScottish National PartySeconded
Callum McCaig26/11/2015Aberdeen SouthScottish National PartySeconded
Neil Gray26/11/2015Airdrie and ShottsScottish National PartySigned
John Nicolson26/11/2015East DunbartonshireScottish National PartySigned
Mhairi Black26/11/2015Paisley and Renfrewshire SouthScottish National PartySigned
Deidre Brock26/11/2015Edinburgh North and LeithScottish National PartySigned
Joanna Cherry26/11/2015Edinburgh South WestScottish National PartySigned
George Kerevan26/11/2015East LothianScottish National PartySigned
Kirsten Oswald26/11/2015East RenfrewshireScottish National PartySigned
Peter Grant26/11/2015GlenrothesScottish National PartySigned
Ronnie Cowan26/11/2015InverclydeScottish National PartySigned
Margaret Ferrier26/11/2015Rutherglen and Hamilton WestScottish National PartySigned
Paul Monaghan26/11/2015Caithness, Sutherland and Easter RossScottish National PartySigned
Drew Hendry26/11/2015Inverness, Nairn, Badenoch and StrathspeyScottish National PartySigned
Martyn Day26/11/2015Linlithgow and East FalkirkScottish National PartySigned
Chris Law26/11/2015Dundee WestScottish National PartySigned
Roger Mullin26/11/2015Kirkcaldy and CowdenbeathScottish National PartySigned
Alan Brown26/11/2015Kilmarnock and LoudounScottish National PartySigned
Carol Monaghan26/11/2015Glasgow North WestScottish National PartySigned
Chris Stephens30/11/2015Glasgow South WestScottish National PartySigned
Keith Vaz30/11/2015Leicester EastLabourSigned
Alison Thewliss30/11/2015Glasgow CentralScottish National PartySigned
Jim Shannon30/11/2015StrangfordDUPSigned
Alan Meale30/11/2015MansfieldLabourSigned
Tasmina Sheikh30/11/2015Ochil and South PerthshireScottish National PartySigned
Jonathan Edwards30/11/2015Carmarthen East and DinefwrPlaid CymruSigned
Patrick Grady01/12/2015Glasgow NorthScottish National PartySigned
David Simpson01/12/2015Upper BannDUPSigned
Ian Blackford01/12/2015Ross, Skye and LochaberScottish National PartySigned
Michael Weir01/12/2015AngusScottish National PartySigned
Fiona Bruce02/12/2015CongletonConservativeSigned
John McNally02/12/2015FalkirkScottish National PartySigned
Alasdair McDonnell02/12/2015Belfast SouthSocial Democratic and Labour PartySigned
Gavin Robinson02/12/2015Belfast EastDUPSigned
Corri Wilson03/12/2015Ayr, Carrick and CumnockScottish National PartySigned
Angus MacNeil03/12/2015Na h-Eileanan an IarScottish National PartySigned
Hannah Bardell03/12/2015LivingstonScottish National PartySigned
Jim Cunningham08/12/2015Coventry SouthLabourSigned
Lisa Cameron09/12/2015East Kilbride, Strathaven and LesmahagowScottish National PartySigned
Stephen Gethins09/12/2015North East FifeScottish National PartySigned
Angela Crawley11/05/2016Lanark and Hamilton EastScottish National PartySigned

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