About: Michael Cashman

Development Policy 12-05-2014

Why sexual and reproductive rights can’t be taken for granted

The 'I decide' campaign being launched today aims to put sexual and reproductive health rights at the heart of development policy and mobilise the majority of Europe's citizens against those who would take us back to the Middle Ages, writes Michael Cashman. 

Millennium Development Goals: No more broken promises

The EU must be brave and work much harder to deliver on its global development goals, argues UK Labour MEP Michael Cashman, the European Parliament's rapporteur on the Millennium Development Goals, in an exclusive commentary for EURACTIV. 
Health 05-10-2009

We can lead the fight to save children’s lives

Expanded access to pneumococcal vaccines is a key lever to achieving the Millennium Development Goals, which include reducing child mortality by two-thirds by 2015, wrote UK MEP Michael Cashman for EURACTIV, casting light on inequities between rich and poor countries regarding the availability of vaccines.

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