Local MEP backs EU action to break link between armed conflict and the minerals trade

Conflict Minerals

MEPs voted today for compulsory checks on the sources of minerals imported from conflict zones.

Under the proposals, companies must make reasonable checks to ensure the step behind them in the supply chain can verify where the product came from, …

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“For the price of a cup of coffee” – MEP welcomes vaccine campaign

Local Euro MP Glenis Willmott is supporting the World Health Organisation’s Immunisation Week, which starts on Saturday.

She said: “For the price of a cup of coffee, a child can be vaccinated against five of the major childhood killers, including …

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