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


  • PECH Committee on Fisheries
  • PANA Committee of Inquiry to investigate alleged contraventions and maladministration in the application of Union law in relation to money laundering, tax avoidance and tax evasion

Most recent activities

The EU-Africa Strategy: a boost for development (debate)

14-11-2017 P8_CRE-PROV(2017)11-14(16)

EU action for sustainability - High-Level Political Forum on Sustainable Development (debate)

05-07-2017 P8_CRE-REV(2017)07-05(14)
  • RT @JulieVGottlieb: So grateful to these women leaders coming to @WomenTUoS to inspire us @RachelReevesMP @Baronessjenkin @LindaMcAvanMEP, Sylvia Dunkley, Virginia Crosbie— Women working & thinking across party lines about gender equality and challenges women face in workplace
    24/11/2017 17:40 - twitter
  • RT @Sheffunistaff: "Every generation of women must meet the next challenge". @LindaMcAvanMEP at the @WomenTUoS conference.
    24/11/2017 14:10 - twitter
  • RT @amy_ryall: Final thoughts from @LindaMcAvanMEP Every generation has a challenge - sexual harassment is this generation's issue. Entitlement of some men in politics is shocking & must stop.
    24/11/2017 14:10 - twitter
  • RT @Sheffunistaff: Now @LindaMcAvanMEP gives us good and bad news. A record number of world leaders are women in 2017, but it's still only 2% #womeninleadership
    24/11/2017 14:10 - twitter
  • RT @ClaraSandelind: @LindaMcAvanMEP @RachelReevesMP @WomenTUoS Having equal access to power must be key agenda to achieve gender equality in all other areas.
    24/11/2017 13:03 - twitter
  • RT @C_Berthezene: Great panel on Women & Leadership with Sylvia Duxley@LordMayorSheff @LindaMcAvanMEP @RachelReevesMP @Baronessjenkin @JulieVGottlieb @sheffielduni
    24/11/2017 12:55 - twitter



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