ENVIRONMENT & PUBLIC HEALTH
The Environment Committee is the largest committee in parliament and deals with the most legislation, from genetic modification to birds and habitats. My aim is to guarantee Europe's world leading environmental standards while protecting jobs and encouraging growth in Europe.
The Environment Committee of the European Parliament meets at least twice per month to vote on legislation.
You can find information on the Committee, including meeting dates, agendas and current legislation here.
My speech to the European Parliament ahead of the vote on the ETSREAD MORE
This morning I chaired an ECR Rural Economy Policy Group meeting on The future of Environmental Protection in Europe.READ MORE
It is the last day of COP22 here in Marrakech. An agreement (of sorts) is expected to emerge sometime this evening, but before it does, here are some ‘take homes’ from the UN Climate Change gathering so far.READ MORE
UPDATE: The consultation closed on 20th January 2017. The results have been analysed and sent to the relevant departments for consideration.READ MORE
Ian Duncan MEP has welcomed a vote in the European Parliament today, which will exclude lifeboat launchers and protect tractors from unworkable EU regulation.READ MORE