Following the announcement of the death of former deputy first minister of Northern Ireland Martin McGuinness, MEP Nessa Childers said: “We owe a great debt to Martin McGuinness and the times we are living in now will amplify that.” Read More
Dublin MEP Nessa Childers welcomed yesterday’s vote in the European Parliament to improve controls along the whole of the food production chain. Read More
Nessa Childers, MEP for Dublin, welcomed this week’s vote to tighten EU mercury controls agreed between EU country governments and the European Parliament. Read More
Nessa Childers, MEP for Dublin, welcomed today’s approval of a package of legislative proposals by the European Parliament to increase recycling rates and reduce landfilling, warning that Ireland lags behind EU averages. “In Ireland we recycle 37% of our waste and landfill 38% of it. We are underperforming the EU average on both counts, and will need to cover more ground.