Congratulating Ross-shire Women’s Aid and Ethical Investment Week

Below you will find two motions John has lodged today in the Parliament.

Motion S4M-08037: Congratulates Ross-shire Women’s Aid Date Lodged: 17/10/2013

That the Parliament congratulates Ross-shire Women’s Aid (RWA) on receiving the Highland Partnership of the Year award from Highland 3, Third Sector Partnership; understands that the award came as a result of its work with other Highland Women’s Aid groups, Victim Support, NHS Highland, Highland Council and Police Scotland in rolling out multiagency risk assessment conferences across the Highlands, and thanks RWA for what it considers its tireless efforts in its vital work.


Motion S4M-08038: National Ethical Investment Week Date Lodged: 17/10/2013

That the Parliament welcomes National Ethical Investment Week, which runs from 13 to 19 October 2013; notes that National Ethical Investment Week is co-ordinated by the UK Sustainable Investment and Finance Association; understands that the week aims to raise awareness of green and ethical investment opportunities for charities and trusts, financial organisations, faith groups, NGOs and community groups; believes that ethical investments can offer excellent opportunities for investors to make a positive impact on society, and wishes National Ethical Investment Week much success.