European Elections 2019 Manifesto

On 6 March 2019, SIOP Europe and CCI Europe presented the 2019 European Elections Manifesto for the paediatric oncology and haematology community: “Beating childhood cancer: Cure more and cure better – Towards zero deaths and zero late effects” at the European Parliament.

Manifesto Endorsements

Members of the European Parliament (MEPs)

MEP Elena Gentile (IT, S&D)
MEP Patrizia Toia (IT, S&D)
MEP Lieve Wiernick (BE, ALDE)
MEP Alojz Peterle (SI, EPP) MEP Sirpa Pietikäinen (FI, EPP)
MEP Silvia Costa (IT, S&D)

MEP Tilly Metz (LU,Greens/EFA Group)

MEP Jana Žitňanská (SK,ECR)

MEP Cristian Busoi (RO,EPP)

MEP Roberta Metsola (MT,EPP)

MEP Annie Schreijer-Pierik (NL,EPP)


MEP Željana Zovko (HR, EPP) MEP Laima Andrikiene (LT, EPP)

MEP Francis Zammit Dimech (MT, EPP)

MEP Merja Kyllonen (FI,GUE/NGL)

MEP Heinz K. Becker (AT, EPP)
MEP Bart Staes (BE, Greens/EFA)

MEP Michele Rivasi (FR, Greens/EFA)

MEP Daciana Octavia Sarbu (RO,S&D)

MEP Anna Záborská (SK,EPP)
MEP Tiemo Wölken(DE,S&D)




This Manifesto is calling for the achievement of more and better cures for childhood cancer in line with specific objectives as defined in the SIOP Europe Strategic Plan – A European Cancer Plan for Children and Adolescents.




*Organisations that have endorsed the Manifesto so far.  More expected and updates on this page will continue.


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CCI Europe


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