Speaking at the public hearing for the first ever Citizen’s Initiative which calls for the right to water to be enshrined in EU law, Nessa Childers warned against selling Irish Water to private enterprise and said the EU must guarantee that all its citizens have access to a clean and health water supply. Read More
15 February 2014
Dear Margaretta D’Arcy
Please accept this message of support. I have also signed the MEPs appeal to Minister Shatter calling for your release, because – like most fair-minded citizens – I find it astonishing that you have been imprisoned for protesting the use of Shannon airport by US military.
Nessa Childers MEP
An innovative, world-first healthcare service for Ireland will help re-establish the damaged trust that patients have in the system, a congregation at the Royal College Of Physicians was told this morning.
Also in attendance for the launch of the National Quality Assurance Programme In Histopathology was Nessa Childers, MEP, who warmly welcomed the development. Read More
The country needs to continue in its firm stand against smoking, MEP Nessa Childers said today.
The independent MEP was speaking as representatives from the tobacco industry attempt to convince the Government that plain cigarette packaging is not required. Read More
When it comes to their appearance, women in politics just can’t win, Nessa Childers MEP said today.
The independent politician was speaking after it was reported that some of her former Labour party colleagues suggested her election posters had been airbrushed – a suggestion that has been strongly rebuked by the Dublin candidate. Read More