Last week Pauline Latham attended an event in Parliament which was to raise awareness of stem cell donations, especially for those from Asian or other ethnic minority backgrounds, who can find it particularly difficult to find matches.
Pauline Latham supports the new Plastic Bill which is to be presented by Geraint Davies MP. The aim of the bill is to ensure that all plastic is recyclable by 2025. The Bill also endevours to make producers pay for the cost of recycling.
Pauline Latham OBE MP, who is a long time campaigner against the Ivory trade, welcomes the Ivory Bill, which is to be introduced to Parliament today. This legislation will be the toughest in Europe and indeed one of the toughest in the world.
Pauline Latham is delighted with the Government’s announcement that they will be introducing a deposit return scheme for single use bottles, subject to consultation later this year. Pauline has been campaigning on this issue for some time.
On Wednesday 7th February the House of Commons voted to approve the funding settlement for English local authorities that will see a real terms increase in available resources over the next two years and give them access to over £200 billion from 2015 to 2020 to deliver the high-quality services
Pauline Latham OBE MP showed her support for WWF’s campaign to end the illegal wildlife trade by attending a charity event in the Houses of Parliament last week to celebrate China’s ivory ban, which came in to force this month.
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