Irina von Wiese is sixth on the London Assembly list. She is one of three newly elected Lib Dem Members of the European Parliament representing London. She is also a PPC in Hammersmith, where she has lived for many years.
Irina originally came to London from Germany in 1996 and has been an active member of the Liberal Democrats since. A descendant of two generations of refugees, Irina strongly believes in European cooperation and freedom of movement, and has been fighting for Britain's place in the heart of the EU.
As a lawyer, Irina is passionate about human rights and equal access to justice. She volunteers for a number of charities and has been hosting refugees in her home for the past 3 years.
Irina brings her unique experience as an MEP into the GLA campaign. The aim is to integrate EU and London-specific policies in key areas such as combatting air pollution, investment in green technology and the fight against organised crime and human trafficking.
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