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Anti-Bullying Week Motion, 17/11/2014 [S]

Motion lodged before the Scottish Parliament on 17 November 2014 by Rhoda Grant (Lab) on Anti-Bullying Week, 17 to 21 November 2014.

The full text of the motion reads:

That the Parliament recognises and acknowledges the work of Scotlandís anti-bullying service, which is managed by the Scottish Association for Mental Health (SAMH) in partnership with LGBT Youth Scotland; notes that their vision is of a respecting, just, equal and inclusive Scotland in which all children and young people can live free from bullying and harassment and are encouraged to reach their full potential; understands that the service works with all adults involved in the lives of children and young people to give them the practical skills and confidence to deal with children who are bullied and those who bully others and commends Anti-Bullying Week, from 17 to 21 November 2014, which is an annual event organised by respectme, Scotlandís Anti-Bullying Service, and aims to raise awareness of bullying in and out of school and highlight ways of preventing and responding to it.

For full details see the Scottish Parliament Business Bulletin 17 November 2014 which is available from the Scottish Parliament website.

Further Information

Scottish Parliament Business Bulletin 17 November 2014