Seán Kelly and Jim Higgins among winners at MEP Awards 2014
Two Irish MEPs won awards at the MEP Awards 2014 event which was hosted in Brussels on 18 March by the European research, innovation and science commissioner Máire Geoghegan-Quinn: Jim Higgins for Transport and Seán Kelly for the Digital Agenda. This annual event recognising MEPs for their outstanding work over the current legislature is organised by the Parliament Magazine.
MEPs had the opportunity to nominate and to vote for fellow colleagues who had excelled in over 16 different categories. With 483 MEPs responding, these awards are testament to Ireland’s contribution to the European Legislative Agenda.