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Childers calls on MEPs to support Europa Donna ‘Written Declaration on the fight against Breast Cancer’


Press Release

Wednesday 20 May 2015

A new “Written Declaration on the fight against Breast Cancer” has been launched and is an initiative of Independent Dublin MEP Nessa Childers, supported by Europa Donna, the European Breast Cancer Coalition.  In order to promote the declaration, Europa Donna is hosting an exhibition on breast cancer and the Written Declaration at the plenary session in Strasbourg this week. Read More

Whistle-blowers acting in the public interest must be protected


News item

Tuesday 12 May 2015

Whistle-blowers and investigative journalists, who uncover scandals in the public interest, have to be legally protected throughout the EU. The Socialists and Democrats’ call came following an exchange of views today in the special TAXE committee with whistle-blowers (in a non-public session for their protection) and the investigative journalists who revealed the LuxLeaks case.

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EU Funding Handbook

Speaking at launch of Bird Watch Ireland photo exhibition January 2013

News item

Monday 11 May 2015

Europe 2020 Strategy – EU funding programmes explained

Introducing the ‘EU Funding Handbook’ published by Nessa Childers MEP – designed as a starting point to help people understand the range of European funding programmes available to organisations, local authorities and SMEs. Read More