Seb Dance

Labour in Europe's Spokesperson on the Environment and Climate Change and Member of the European Parliament for London

Seb Dance MEP represents London in the European Parliament for the Labour Party. He is Labour in Europe's Spokesperson on the Environment and Climate Change.
Does Nigel Farage Tell Lies? Yes, Here's Five Of

Does Nigel Farage Tell Lies? Yes, Here's Five Of Them

When I held up a sign behind Nigel Farage on Wednesday it, to my shock, went viral. Less shocking was the torrent of abuse and hate that followed online. Quite a few, more understandably, asked me what Nigel Farage had done to deserve having a crudely, off the cuff note held up behind his head. For those people, here's a handy list of just five fibs Nigel Farage told that day and over the past decade.
03/02/2017 10:22 GMT
Will Brexit Put Paris Climate Deal in

Will Brexit Put Paris Climate Deal in Doubt?

Britain's decision to leave the EU and its impact on the Paris agreement remains unknown. But impending Brexit has certainly created far more questions than answers when it comes to tackling climate change. We must do all we can to ensure there is a positive answer to them.
21/07/2016 15:24 BST
Air Pollution and the Paradox of

Air Pollution and the Paradox of Brexit

This week's vote leaves a bitter taste because the British government has successfully undermined air pollution laws that could have saved thousands of extra lives, only to forfeit its right to ever change them again by voting to leave.
14/07/2016 13:00 BST
The EU Has Acted on Minerals That Underwrite Modern

The EU Has Acted on Minerals That Underwrite Modern Slavery

After years of campaigning, the European Union has agreed an outline deal to combat the unchecked trade in natural resources, which fuels some of the world's most brutal conflicts, underwriting child labour, sexual violence and modern slavery.
21/06/2016 12:23 BST