Irish Cancer Society European Parliament Manifesto 2019

EU Elections 2019

The Irish Cancer Society is asking that MEP candidates, if elected, work to:

  • Establish an EU Expert Group on Lung Cancer Screening;

  • Amend EU VAT Directives and support reduced VAT on suncream;

  • Support improved access to medicines through European collaboration;

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Our supporters

Thank you to the many candidates who have already pledged their support to make cancer an election issue, including:

  • Gillian Brien, People Before Profit
  • Peter Casey, Independent
  • Deirdre Clune, Fine Gael
  • Ciaran Cuffe, Green
  • Clare Daly, Independents 4 Change
  • Frances Fitzgerald, Fine Gael
  • Gary Gannon, Social Democrat
  • Luke Ming Flanagan, Independent
  • Dr Fidelma Healy Eames, Independent
  • Alice Mary Higgins, Independent
  • Seán Kelly, Fine Gael
  • Aisling McNiffe, Independent
  • Liadh Ni Riada, Sinn Fein
  • Sheila Nunan, Labour
  • Grace O’Sullivan, Green
  • Anne Rabbitte, Fianna Fail
  • Eilis Ryan, Workers Party
  • Adrienne Wallace, People Before Profit
  • Alex White, Labour


Date Last Reviewed: 
Thursday, May 23, 2019