• 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)
  • 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

Access to energy in Africa

24-05-2016 O-000080/2016

Water charges and Article 9 of the Water Framework Directive

03-05-2016 P-003733/2016

OPINION on implementation of the UN Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities with special regard to the Concluding Observations of the UN CRPD Committee

28-04-2016 ENVI_AD(2016)577058
  • This answer is ambiguous at BEST. Ireland not exempt from water charges - EC via @RTENewsNow
    31/05/2016 19:37 - twitter
  • @micheal_lunny They won't. But NB if there is a Remain vote the European Parliament must vote on the Cameron deal. A ghastly prospect....
    31/05/2016 17:45 - twitter
  • @micheal_lunny It often seems like that but there is more to EU then that. Why Corbyn says there would be a "bonfire of rights" if a brexit.
    31/05/2016 17:41 - twitter
  • Hope they "lean" back the other way...UK voters leaning towards Brexit, Guardian poll reveals
    31/05/2016 16:59 - twitter
  • @psneeze @rtenews I have put down two questions to the EC due to insufficient answer to the first.
    31/05/2016 16:37 - twitter
  • Bernie Sanders the ‘only hope’ for his Democrat supporters via @IrishTimes
    31/05/2016 16:24 - twitter



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