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EU needs radical reform – Ní Riada

Sinn Féin MEP Liadh Ní Riada has said “Sinn Féin is fighting for Ireland and a radically transformed European Union.” Ms Ní Riada was speaking this morning following the submission of her nomination papers at the offices of Returning Officer, Martin... Read more

All party call to rally behind Irish islands – Ní Riada

Sinn Féin MEP Liadh Ní Riada has called on all Irish parties in the EU to support her amendment calling for funding for Irish islands in the European Parliament tomorrow. The Ireland South MEP made the call for cross party support for our islands ahead... Read more

‘Status black’ a symptom of Government failure – Ní Riada

Sinn Féin MEP Liadh Ní Riada has said the ‘Status Black’ escalation in Cork University Hospital is the natural outworking of a legacy of failed policies by Fine Gael and Fianna Fail. The Ireland South MEP said that while we should all be horrified by... Read more

Only radical change can solve plastic problem – Ní Riada

Sinn Fein MEP Liadh Ní Riada has called for radical action to address the plastic pollution problem. The Ireland South MEP was speaking following the European Parliament’s approval of the new Single Use Plastics Directive. Ms Ní Riada, who worked on... Read more

EU and UN condemn Fine Gael failures on housing – Ní Riada

Sinn Féin MEP Liadh Ní Riada has said only a change of Government can solve the housing crisis. The Ireland South MEP was speaking in the wake of a series of reports condemning the Government’s inaction on housing and homelessness. “This Government... Read more

Hospital overcrowding a damning indictment – Ní Riada

Sinn Féin MEP Liadh Ní Riada has described the latest figures for patients on hospital trolleys as a damning indictment of the Government. The Ireland South MEP was speaking following a report published by the Irish Nurses and Midwives Organisation which... Read more

Fine Gael photo-op hypocrisy on climate change – Ní Riada

Sinn Féin MEP Liadh Ní Riada has called on Fine Gael to clarify their position on climate change. The Ireland South MEP was speaking after a series of climate action protests across the country in which numerous members of Fine Gael took part despite... Read more

Transparency needed on tree felling – Ní Riada

Sinn Féin MEP Liadh Ní Riada has raised the issue of tree felling in the European Union. The Ireland South MEP was speaking following concerns brought to her by multiple constituents about a spate of tree felling in municipal parks, housing estates and... Read more

Gearagh deserves world heritage status – Ní Riada

Sinn Féin MEP Liadh Ní Riada has called for the Gearagh Woodlands in the Upper Lee Valley of Cork to be designated a UNESCO World Heritage Site. The Ireland South MEP was speaking after meeting with UNESCO officials in Paris to make the case for the... Read more

Irish youth demand climate action now – Ní Riada

Sinn Féin MEP Liadh Ní Riada has commended the young people of Cork for their incredible demonstration against climate change on Friday. The Ireland South MEP, who sits on the EU Culture and Education Committee, said she was hugely impressed by the amount... Read more

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