• Nessa
  • Group of the Progressive Alliance of Socialists and Democrats in the European Parliament
  • Member
  • Ireland Independent
  • Date of birth: 9 October 1956, Dublin


  • ENVI Committee on the Environment, Public Health and Food Safety


  • ECON Committee on Economic and Monetary Affairs
  • FEMM Committee on Women's Rights and Gender Equality
  • TAX2 Special Committee on Tax Rulings and Other Measures Similar in Nature or Effect (TAXE 2)
  • 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
  • DEEA Delegation for relations with Switzerland and Norway and to the EU-Iceland Joint Parliamentary Committee and the European Economic Area (EEA) Joint Parliamentary Committee

Most recent activities

Compatibility of Polish anti-terrorism law with EU law and human rights standards

15-06-2016 E-004851/2016

Mortgage Credit Directive (2014/17/EU) and EU citizens residing outside the EU

10-06-2016 E-004779/2016

Access to energy in Africa

24-05-2016 O-000080/2016
  • The coup against Jeremy Corbyn is a case of elites trying to squash popular aspirations (via @thejournal_ie)
    02/07/2016 10:52 - twitter
  • @patleahyIT has the "insider" connections! " What Ireland really, really wants" via @IrishTimes
    02/07/2016 10:33 - twitter
  • Excellent and scary piece by @fotoole:- Brexit and the politics of the fake orgasm via @IrishTimesWorld
    02/07/2016 10:28 - twitter
  • "Negotiated settlement"? Tom Watson calls on Labour MPs to prevent leadership contest
    01/07/2016 21:33 - twitter
  • Prescient and fascinating by @leninology Read it. Corbyn: The Strange Rebirth of Radical Politics
    01/07/2016 19:53 - twitter
  • Speaking of re-running referendums… via @CedarLoungeRev
    01/07/2016 19:35 - twitter



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