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Claude Moraes MEP

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Claude MoraesClaude Moraes is Labour Member of the European Parliament for London and Deputy Leader of the European Parliamentary Labour Party (EPLP).

First elected to the European Parliament in 1999, Claude was the first  Asian origin MEP. He was reelected in 2009 where he led the London list.

In July 2014 he was elected Chairman of the European Parliament's Civil Liberties, Justice and Home Affairs Committee (LIBE). Claude was previously Director of JCWI, the national migration and refugee charity and Chief Executive of the Immigrants' Aid Trust.

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Article: Negotiating the data protection regulation

Posted: Sunday 25 Jan 2015
Category: Articles-General

This January at the JHA council in Riga minsters negotiated with the European Parliament and Commission the final stages of the Data Protection Directive for police and criminal justice authorities.

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Other News: January TTIP update: Labour MEPs lead efforts to ensure public concerns on ISDS are addressed...

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This January, Labour MEPs have called on the European Commission to come up with alternatives to the inclusion of Investor State Dispute Settlement (ISDS) in TTIP, following its response to a Europe-wide public consultation.


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Other News: December TTIP update: Labour MEPs call on Clegg to remove public services and NHS from EU-US trade deal...

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This December Labour MEPs have welcomed Nick Clegg's pledge never to endorse a EU-US trade deal if it is not "crystal clear that we are allowed to do what we want with our public services", and have also called on the government to follow through in publishing the text of its requested NHS exemption.

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