Linda McAVAN
  • Linda
  • Group of the Progressive Alliance of Socialists and Democrats in the European Parliament
  • Member
  • United Kingdom Labour Party
  • Date of birth: 2 December 1962, Bradford


  • DEVE Committee on Development


  • CPCO Conference of Committee Chairs
  • DPAP Delegation for relations with the Pan-African Parliament
  • DACP Delegation to the ACP-EU Joint Parliamentary Assembly


Most recent activities

VP/HR - Detention of 16-year-old Palestinian activist Ahed Tamimi

12-01-2018 P-000183/2018 Commission

Situation of the Rohingya people (debate)

12-12-2017 P8_CRE-PROV(2017)12-12(11)

Banning diclofenac

16-11-2017 E-007074/2017 Commission
  • .@EIB lending to UK fell sharply in 2017 – money that has helped #Yorkshire!
    22/01/2018 13:45 - twitter
  • RT @AnnelieseDodds: ...Some people seem to find it difficult to remember less than ten years back.. We should never forget the financial crisis and need rules to prevent another one- like Mifid! 2/2
    20/01/2018 14:11 - twitter
  • RT @AnnelieseDodds: So Jacob Rees-Mogg isn’t keen on the EU’s Mifid rules. Maybe he can tell us how else he’ll ensure financial markets are made more transparent, how he’ll stop dark pool trading and how he’ll reign in commodities speculation...? 1/2
    20/01/2018 14:11 - twitter
  • #Equality matters. UK must retain EU-signed Treaty that enhances rights of blind and visually impaired people post #Brexit @RNIB
    18/01/2018 15:59 - twitter
  • Great insight from @pollytoynbee . No wonder people feel let down by system. @EuroLabour @labourpress
    18/01/2018 14:00 - twitter
  • RT @pollytoynbee: I was an outsourced Carillion hospital worker. Here’s what I learned | Polly Toynbee
    18/01/2018 13:58 - twitter



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