Linda McAVAN
  • Linda
  • Group of the Progressive Alliance of Socialists and Democrats in the European Parliament
  • Member
  • United Kingdom Labour Party
  • Born on 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

EU response to the Ebola outbreak (debate)

17-09-2014 P8_CRE-PROV(2014)09-17(14)

Joint motion for a resolution on the EU’s response to the Ebola outbreak

17-09-2014 RC-B8-0107/2014

Joint motion for a resolution on Burundi, in particular the case of Pierre Claver Mbonimpa

17-09-2014 RC-B8-0086/2014/rev. 1
  • I tell Commission that Council has to #turnpledgesintobeds on #Ebola at the #EUsummit this week.
    21/10/2014 18:10 - twitter
  • We are so close to eradicating #Polio which now affects just 3 countries in the world. #WorldPolioDay @C-Stihler_MEP
    21/10/2014 18:09 - twitter
  • I am hosting the Global #Polio Eradication Initiative's photo exhibition this week ahead of #WorldPolioDay on Friday.
    21/10/2014 18:02 - twitter
  • We have to turn pledges to fight #Ebola help into beds on the grounds ASAP @MSF_uk @UNICEF @SavetheChildren need help now.
    20/10/2014 18:23 - twitter
  • EU has committed 500 million to fighting Ebola - 180 million from European Commission #Ebola
    20/10/2014 18:20 - twitter
  • Comm. Georgieva tells plenary that 230 heroic health workers have lost their lives in fight against #Ebola. Medical evacuations now in place
    20/10/2014 18:19 - twitter

Accredited assistants

  • BUTTERICK Charlotte
  • NICHOLLS John Stephen

Local assistants

  • BATE Jacqueline
  • LYNCH Holly
  • SUMNER Nicola



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