Labour MEPs put jobs, growth and economic stability at heart of our work in EU

May 14, 2014By Labour Movement for EuropeCatherine Stihler, Claude Moraes, David Martin, Derek Vaughan, Featured, Glenis Willmott, Linda McAvan, LME News, Mary Honeyball, Richard Howitt, Toolkits

EPLP Press Release – 22 April 2014 In a month’s time, voters will go to the polls in the European elections to elect MEPs for the next five years. Over the past five years, Labour MEPs have put jobs, growth and economic stability at the heart of our work in the European Union. We believe … Read More

Join Labour’s European Candidates and Help GOTV for Labour

May 9, 2014By Labour Movement for EuropeCatherine Stihler, Claude Moraes, David Martin, Derek Vaughan, Featured, Glenis Willmott, Linda McAvan, LME News, Mary Honeyball

With less then two weeks to go to polling day lend a hand to get out the Labour vote. According to opinion polls there is still a lot to play for. In most of the electoral regions there is an additional Labour MEP possible. For example in London we are more or less guaranteed to … Read More

Europe at #Lab13

September 12, 2013By Labour Movement for EuropeClaude Moraes, Derek Vaughan, Featured, Glenis Willmott, Linda McAvan, LME News, Partner News, Richard Howitt

This Labour Movement for Europe Conference Service lists all fringe events with an explicit topical link to Europe and the EU and fringe events which feature Labour MEPs. Please let us know if we have missed one by emailing info@labourmovement.eu or with updates on any of the events listed below. We are listing more than … Read More

Tory Euro-sceptics defy Thatcher legacy to scupper carbon trading – Energy and Environmental Management (EAEM) Magazine

April 17, 2013By Labour Movement for EuropeLabour MEPs in the News, Linda McAvan

Energy and Environmental Management (EAEM) Magazine

Tory Euro-sceptics defy Thatcher legacy to scupper carbon trading
Energy and Environmental Management (EAEM) Magazine
Labour’s Linda McAvan condemned them: “In a tight vote in the full session of the Parliament in Strasbourg, most Tory MEPs chose to side with climate sceptics once again and undermine their own government’s climate strategy”. She commented on the irony

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Reform of emissions trading scheme blocked by MEPs – PublicServiceEurope.com

April 16, 2013By Labour Movement for EuropeLabour MEPs in the News, Linda McAvan

PublicServiceEurope.com

Reform of emissions trading scheme blocked by MEPs
PublicServiceEurope.com
Matthias Groote MEP added: “This is the beginning of the re-nationalisation of European climate politics. This kind of politics plays into the hands of the climate sceptics.” His group colleague Linda McAvan MEP claimed the centre-right members who

MEPs reject proposed reform of emissions trading scheme – EurActiv

April 16, 2013By Labour Movement for EuropeLabour MEPs in the News, Linda McAvan

EurActiv

MEPs reject proposed reform of emissions trading scheme
EurActiv
The S&D environment spokesperson, Linda McAvan MEP, said: “The ETS has some shortcomings, but it has already helped the EU bring down its emissions and it is taken as an example by other regions of the world. There is a surplus of 900 million
Tory Euro-sceptics defy Thatcher legacy to scupper carbon tradingEnergy and Environmental Management (EAEM) Magazine
Controversial ‘backloading’ proposal rejected by parliamentTheParliament.com

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