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Conservative MEPs today headed off extreme proposals on “sexual and reproductive health and rights” which would see sex education become compulsory across Europe for children as young as four.

A report by Portuguese Socialist Edite Estrela seeks to enforce a set of rules across the whole […]

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Marina Yannakoudakis, Conservative MEP for London, today hosted a public hearing on child abuse in the European Parliament.

The event brought together representatives of support groups for those abused as children from across Europe, including the European Federation of People Abused in Childhood (EFPAC) of which Marina is a patron.

Marina said at the event: […]

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Child safety was on the agenda when London Conservative MEP Marina Yannakoudakis visited ChildLine’s London base today. Marina visited the base to find out more about how children are counselled by the help line’s volunteers on issues from bullying to sexual abuse. ChildLine offers children and young people advice by voice, online and by text. […]

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Child safety was on the agenda when London Conservative MEP Marina Yannakoudakis held a roundtable at the European Parliament today with the British charity the National Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Children (NSPCC). The event, entitled “Tackling child cruelty in the EU”, brought together representatives of the European Parliament, the European Commission and […]

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London Conservative MEP Marina Yannakoudakis is supporting plans to fight child pornography and exploitation across the European Union.

The European Parliament will vote tomorrow to on proposals which will stop abuse, block access to child pornography and criminalise the sexual grooming of children. Marina worked on the measures as a member of the parliament’s Women’s […]

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Encouraging women into small business was the topic of a speech made by Marina Yannakoudakis MEP to the Harrow Women’s Conference organised today by the Harrow Women’s Centre.

Marina explained how she ran a successful business for 20 years while raising three children: “Entrepreneurship gives you the flexibility to do the other things in life, […]

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Conservative MEP for London, Marina Yannakoudakis, hosted a public meeting today at the European Parliament in Brussels for the child protection charity: the Lucy Faithfull Foundation. The aim of the meeting was to raise awareness of the foundation’s “Stop it now!” help line. The meeting was attended by the Hilary Eldridge, Chief Executive of the […]

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