Honorary Board membership and advisory role for Marian in Eurocarers.

Marian’s latest group of carers which she hosted in Brussels in April were from Leitrim, Donegal, Mayo, Galway, Roscommon, Meath and Kildare. They were briefed by Emanuelle Grange, Head of Unit, Disability and Inclusion in the...[more]

Marian will not contest the next European Parliament Election

Responding to media enquiries she said:- “While I still have a real passion for politics and a firm belief that, with its plusses and minuses, the EU is a vital force for good in the world and a place where Ireland, as a small...[more]

No Houdini Like Smokescreen to allow UK Unilateral action to end Backstop

Tonight in the European Parliament Marian expressed her concern that some reports on the ongoing Brexit negotiations had suggested possible unilateral action by the UK to end the Backstop.[more]

Marian Nominated for MEP of the Year Award

Today the nominations for MEP of the Year were unveiled and Marian is one of three nominees for the MEP of the Year covering Economic & Monetary Affairs, Taxation and Budget. She is the only Irish MEP to be nominated. [more]

Marian Secures Backing of European Parliament for Workers Made Redundant Due to BREXIT

In the European Parliament in Strasbourg, today Wednesday, January 16th, a huge majority supported a proposal from Independent MEP Marian Harkin, to expand the scope of the new EU Globalisation Fund to specifically include...[more]