Alex is Labour MEP for the East of England. She is a member of the GMB and UNISON. In the European Parliament she is Labour’s spokesperson for the economy and a member of the US-EU Relations Delegation. She is the international co-ordinator for the Washington DC Statehood campaign.
A member of the Labour Animal Welfare Society, Alex is a long standing animal welfare campaigner, she was awarded the Cruelty Free International Parliamentarian Award and recently took an 8 million signature petition to the United Nations on the topic of animal free cosmetic testing.
Alex also works on issues relating to the ongoing human rights abuses Kashmir, as a member of the EU Kashmir Intergroup.
She is an advocate for the East of England region, serving on the Eastern Region Europe and International panel and is currently undertaking a University of Cambridge Centre for Science and Policy fellowship on regional political identity.
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