Linda McAvan

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Linda McAvan is a British member of the European Parliament for the Group of the Progressive Alliance of Socialists and Democrats. She is the Chair of the European Parliament's Development Committee.

Latest Articles

An end to AIDS: A reality within our lifetime, if we work hard enough
1 Dec 2014

Can we really spark a new era in the fight against HIV and AIDS? Yes, if we invest politically and financially in research and development for global health and make innovation a central element of the post-2015 development framework. A joint opinion by four U.K. MEPs for World AIDS Day.

A vital opportunity to empower girls and change the world
10 Oct 2014

The European Union must speak with a single, strong voice to ensure that the rights and needs of adolescent girls are included in the post-2015 development agenda. A joint opinion by MEPs Linda McAvan and Maria Arena ahead of the International Day of the Girl Child.