• Mairead
  • Group of the European People's Party (Christian Democrats)
  • Member
  • Ireland Fine Gael Party
  • Date of birth: 13 June 1959, Drogheda


  • PE European Parliament
    Responsibilities as vice-president:
    • Information Policy, Press and Citizens Relations including EPIOs, primary responsibility (with VP Guillaume)
    • WG on Information and Communication Policy, Chair
    • Interinstitutional Group on Communication, Co- Chair
    • STOA
    • Children’s Rights – Mediator


  • D-ME Delegation to the EU-Montenegro Stabilisation and Association Parliamentary Committee


  • BURO Parliament's Bureau
  • AGRI Committee on Agriculture and Rural Development


  • ENVI Committee on the Environment, Public Health and Food Safety
  • DSAS Delegation for relations with the countries of South Asia

Most recent activities

Threats to independent scientists at EFSA

29-07-2016 E-006133/2016

Consumer protection following the liquidation of Enterprise Insurance

28-07-2016 E-006108/2016

Risks of Irish and British people taking metamizole

28-07-2016 E-006107/2016
  • @orielseasalt it's just a great achievement - must try and get those pictures we took some time back, can you remember when?
    31/08/2016 14:09 - twitter
  • Congratulations @orielseasalt
    31/08/2016 14:05 - twitter
  • Good to discuss future of EU research funding & Brexit impact w/ Triona McCormack Director of Research @ucddublin
    30/08/2016 16:44 - twitter
  • Voting in @EP_Agriculture budget 2017
    30/08/2016 09:33 - twitter
  • RT @emireland: Bumper #EUJobs list this week with great opportunities including @dfatirl #JobFairy
    25/08/2016 22:59 - twitter



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