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Contribution Of Ceredigion To Refugee Day 20 June 2018

EDM number 1414 in 2017-19, proposed by Ben Lake on 18/06/2018.
Categorised under the topic of Asylum.

That this House recognises 20 June 2018 as World Refugee Day; welcomes all refugees that have settled in Ceredigion; further recognises the brilliant work of the people of Ceredigion in welcoming refugees to the county; supports the work of Ceredigion County Council in leading the way in supporting refugees through the work of the Refugee Resettlement Group; celebrates the work of Croeso Teifi and Aberaid in resettling families of five in Aberteifi and Aberystwyth; notes the success of refugee resettlement programmes in Wales which as of 2017 had found homes for 722 people; further notes the importance of taking in refugees as part of the UK's role on the international stage; and calls on the UK and Welsh Governments to fulfil their international obligations to resettle more refugees in the UK and to provide adequate support for councils and community organisations to support refugees in Wales and across the UK.

This motion has been signed by a total of 15 MPs.

MPDateConstituencyPartyType
Ben Lake18/06/2018CeredigionPlaid CymruProposed
Liz Saville Roberts18/06/2018Dwyfor MeirionnyddPlaid CymruSeconded
Hywel Williams18/06/2018ArfonPlaid CymruSeconded
Jonathan Edwards18/06/2018Carmarthen East and DinefwrPlaid CymruSeconded
Jim Shannon19/06/2018StrangfordDUPSeconded
Martyn Day19/06/2018Linlithgow and East FalkirkScottish National PartySeconded
Tim Farron19/06/2018Westmorland and LonsdaleLiberal DemocratSigned
Ruth George20/06/2018High PeakLabourSigned
Chris Stephens20/06/2018Glasgow South WestScottish National PartySigned
Martin Docherty20/06/2018West DunbartonshireScottish National PartySigned
Alison Thewliss20/06/2018Glasgow CentralScottish National PartySigned
Patrick Grady21/06/2018Glasgow NorthScottish National PartySigned
John McNally25/06/2018FalkirkScottish National PartySigned
Alan Brown16/07/2018Kilmarnock and LoudounScottish National PartySigned
Drew Hendry16/07/2018Inverness, Nairn, Badenoch and StrathspeyScottish National PartySigned

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