Catherine Bearder MEP – South East England
Elected in 2009, Catherine is one of two Liberal Democrat MEPs representing the South East region in the European Parliament. She is a member of the Parliament’s Committee on Regional Development and the Committee on Transport. She is also a member of the Parliament’s delegation to the Joint Parliamentary Assembly between the EU and the ACP (Africa,Caribbeanand Pacific Regions).
Having travelled in Africa studying conservation issues, Catherine puts emphasis on safeguarding biodiversity and tackling climate change. She is President of the Green Liberal Democrats and is working to ensure that environmental protection is core to European Policy, not just an ‘add-on’. She has also campaigned on social justice and rural issues, and has a particular interest in tackling human trafficking.
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