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London MEP Marina Yannakoudakis and her fellow Conservatives today supported a new European Protection Order (EPO) to safeguard victims of stalking and domestic violence.

The EPO will support victims of violence, harassment and other crimes if they have obtained a protection order in one EU country but then move to another. It will be based […]

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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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A VISIT to a women’s refuge in Finchley prompted Marina Yannakoudakis MEP to raise the issue of domestic violence at a meeting of the European Parliament’s Committee on Women’s Rights and Gender Equality.
She spoke out in Strasbourg after visiting the Elevate refuge, which can house up to 16 women and children. It is […]

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