We need an EU wide Joint Action on Alcohol to support Member States in actions on alcohol related harm. To help make this a reality I am working closely with Awareness Week on Alcohol related Harm and the European Parliament’s Interest Group on Mental Health.
Last November I was very pleased to host an exhibition and seminar in Strasbourg which brought together progressive and green MEPs, members of national parliaments and EU officials, to hear from, and exchange views with, and academic and NGO experts in the field, including Doctors of the World, Health Action International and Universities Allied for Essential Medicines. Read More
In February, the EU-Canada Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement (CETA) was passed by a majority vote in the European Parliament. Before the trade deal comes into full effect, CETA must be passed by each individual member state. Read More
A nice photo of members of European Parliament Environment Committee. Always a flattering angle! This is my main committee and we work on EU Environment, Public Health and Food Safety legislation. For more information visit European Parliament Committees. Read More