Archives: Health

Letter to Neven Mimica on prioritising WASH in the current development policy review

The three UK Green MEPs, Molly, Jean and Keith write to Commissioner Mimica of DG Devco, stressing the importance of WASH programmes in the current EU development policy review. The letter highlights Goal 6 of the Sustainable Development Goals, adopted by the UN in September 2016: “to ensure access to water and sanitation for all.” […]

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MEP demands EU Commission investigation into Sellafield safety scares

Molly has written to the EU Commission asking them to investigate whether the Sellafield nuclear site is in breach of an EU directive.

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MEPs support Green-led critique of corporate-hijacked Africa agriculture initiative

Green MEPs have hailed a vote today as evidence of how the European Parliament can help protect the poorest communities from misguided development initiatives and corporate exploitation.

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The frackers are coming, MEP warns South West residents

Molly has warned that fracking could be round the corner for parts of the South West.

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Reapproval of glyphosate postponed again as EU nations fail to agree

Molly says the rebellion from several EU countries to the relicensing of glyphosate shows another Europe is possible.

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