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Yemen's Humanitarian Crisis

EDM number 160 in 2017-18, proposed by Keith Vaz on 11/07/2017.
Categorised under the topics of Health services, International development, Middle East, Military operations and Water.

That this House recognises the humanitarian catastrophe that is occurring in Yemen two years after the outbreak of civil war; notes that since the conflicts beginning over 10,000 civilians have died and 14 million do not have access to any healthcare; further notes that Yemen is faced with the worst cholera crisis in the world with over 300,000 people affected and over 2,000 deaths in 23 of Yemen's 24 provinces; commends the brave work carried out on the ground by organisations such as Medicines Sans Frontiers and Islamic Relief; and calls on the Government to take urgent action in Yemen to address the spread of cholera and work towards achieving a ceasefire with a UN resolution.

This motion has been signed by a total of 24 MPs.

MPDateConstituencyPartyType
Keith Vaz11/07/2017Leicester EastLabourProposed
Martyn Day13/07/2017Linlithgow and East FalkirkScottish National PartySeconded
Jim Shannon13/07/2017StrangfordDUPSeconded
Martin Docherty13/07/2017West DunbartonshireScottish National PartySeconded
13/07/2017Glasgow EastScottish National PartySeconded
Jim Cunningham13/07/2017Coventry SouthLabourSeconded
Stephen Doughty13/07/2017Cardiff South and PenarthLabourSigned
David Simpson17/07/2017Upper BannDUPSigned
Chris Stephens17/07/2017Glasgow South WestScottish National PartySigned
Alison Thewliss17/07/2017Glasgow CentralScottish National PartySigned
Lady Hermon17/07/2017North DownIndependentSigned
18/07/2017Colne ValleyLabourSigned
Tony Lloyd18/07/2017Signed
Ronnie Campbell19/07/2017Blyth ValleyLabourSigned
Alan Brown19/07/2017Kilmarnock and LoudounScottish National PartySigned
Chris Law20/07/2017Dundee WestScottish National PartySigned
Peter Grant20/07/2017GlenrothesScottish National PartySigned
David Crausby20/07/2017Bolton North EastLabourSigned
Vincent Cable20/07/2017TwickenhamLiberal DemocratSigned
Tommy Sheppard20/07/2017Edinburgh EastScottish National PartySigned
Carol Monaghan06/09/2017Glasgow North WestScottish National PartySigned
Clive Lewis06/09/2017Norwich SouthLabourSigned
John Grogan12/09/2017Signed
Roger Godsiff13/09/2017Birmingham, Hall GreenLabourSigned

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