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Tax transparency is crucial to supporting developing countries and stopping corruption

24 April 2017

Tax transparency is crucial to supporting developing countries and stopping corruption

We shouldn't depend on whistleblowers to make the truth public

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April E-bulletin

07 April 2017

April E-bulletin

Here is a round-up of Linda McAvan MEP's latest work here in the Constituency, and in Brussels.

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Bangladesh after Rana Plaza: safety improvements yes, but trade unions rights under threat

05 April 2017

When the Rana Plaza factory in Bangladesh collapsed four years ago this month, leaving 1129 dead and 2,500 injured, a spotlight was shone on the appalling working conditions of the people who make many of our clothes. Europe is Bangladesh's biggest market for textiles, so last week I joined a delegation of MEPs to Bangladesh to see what changes had been made since, and if the lessons learned could be translated to other countries which are developing their textile sector.

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From refugees to SDGs:The challenges of EU development

04 April 2017

From refugees to SDGs:The challenges of EU development

The first half of this mandate secured some important victories, but the coming years are set to be particularly challenging.

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March E-bulletin

16 March 2017

March E-bulletin

Here is a round-up of Linda McAvan MEP's latest work here in the Constituency, and in Brussels.

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