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Its time for a University of the South East

Sinn Féin MEP Liadh Ní Riada spoke has backed calls for a Technical University of the South East. She made the comments in Brussels this week during a meeting with a delegation of Masters students from WIT. The Ireland South MEP also addressed issues... Read more

Liadh calls for communities to unite in defence of X-7 bus route

Sinn Féin MEP Liadh Ní Riada has said the Transport Minister’s failure to engage with all stakeholders in the Bus Éireann dispute is costing the public vital services. The Ireland South MEP made the comments as she urged people to attend a public meeting... Read more

Liadh Ní Riada: Urgent action needed on hazardous waste in Bray

Sinn Féin MEP Liadh Ní Riada has said urgent action is needed on hazardous waste currently being washed into the Irish Sea from the old Bray Municipal landfill site. The Ireland South representative said the Irish Government and European Authorities... Read more

Action must follow recognition of Traveller ethnicity

Sinn Féin MEP Liadh Ní Riada has welcomed news that the Taoiseach is to finally recognise Traveller Ethnicity in the Dáil this evening. The Ireland South MEP said that she hoped the Taoiseach’s announcement would be more than a symbolic act and that... Read more

Fine Gael corporate puppets betray workers

Sinn Féin MEP Liadh Ní Riada has accused Fine Gael of endangering Irish workers and industries after they supported CETA in the EU parliament today. The Ireland South MEP was speaking after the Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement (CETA) between... Read more

Liadh facilitates meeting between fishing industry reps and international scientific experts

Sinn Féin MEP Liadh Ní Riada has facilitated a meeting between Irish fishermen and the group that advises the European Commission on stock sustainability. The Ireland South MEP brought together representatives from the Irish South and West Fish Producer’s... Read more

EU must offer greater supports to the Social Economy sector

Liadh Ní Riada has called on the European Commission to enhance its commitment to the Social and Solidarity Economy (SSE) sector in terms of access to finance and better public procurement policies. Liadh said: “The Social and Solidarity Economy (SSE)... Read more

Seán Kelly’s cheerleading on CETA is damaging for Ireland

Liadh Ní Riada has expressed her disappointment that the only Irish representative on the European Parliament’s International Trade Committee (INTA) has no interest in standing up for Ireland’s rights or sovereignty. The Ireland South MEP was speaking... Read more

Scoláirí Gaelscoile le Seachain na Gaeilge a chéiliúradh sa Bhruiséal

Cuirfidh an Feisire Eorpach de chuid Shinn Féin, Liadh Ní Riada, fáilte roimh toscaireacht daltaí ó Gaelscoileanna éagsúla i bParlaimint na hEorpa sa Bhruiséil le linn Seachtain na Gaeilge. Glacfaidh na daltaí páirt insna cluichí rólimeartha trí mheán... Read more

McGuinness nomination for Tipp Peace Prize is well deserved

Sinn Féin MEP Liadh Ní Riada has congratulated Martin McGuinness on his nomination for the 2016 Peace Award from the Tipperary Peace Convention. “Martin McGuinness has proven himself to be a determined and fearless campaigner for peace, justice and freedom,”... Read more

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