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European Parliament Interest Group on Carers

This section provides information on the European Interest Group on Carers

  • a Parliamentary forum for debate and discussion of European policy development in relation to carers
  • to assess the impact of individual policy initiatives on the lives and interest of carers
  • to initiate EU level policy actions

The Interest Group meets three times a year and  is currently chaired by:

  1. Marian Harkin (ALDE - IRL)
  2. Heinz Becker (PPE - A)
  3. Jean Lambert (Greens-UK)
  4. Sirpa Pietikainen (PPE - FL)

Eurocarers provides the secretariat to the Interest Group on Carers.

List of MEPs:

Marian HARKIN

Group of the Alliance of Liberals and Democrats for Europe Member of the Bureau
Ireland 20.07.2004 / 13.07.2009 : --
Ireland 14.07.2009 ... : --

Email marian.harkin@europarl.europa.eu

Click here to view Marian's video on the Carers Interest Group

Brian CROWLEY

Group of the Alliance of Liberals and Democrats for Europe Member
Ireland
Party Fianna Fáil
Email briancrowleymep@eircom.net / brian.crowley@europarl.europa.eu
Web http://www.briancrowleymep.ie

Anneli JÄÄTTEENMÄKI

Finland
Group of the Alliance of Liberals and Democrats for Europe Vice-Chair
Party Suomen Keskusta 
Email anneli.jaatteenmaki@europarl.europa.eu
Web http://www.annelijaatteenmaki.net

Nathalie GRIESBECK

Group of the Alliance of Liberals and Democrats for Europe Member
France
Party Mouvement Démocrate
Email nathalie.griesbeck@europarl.europa.eu
Web http://www.nathalie-griesbeck

Robert ROCHEFORT

Group of the Alliance of Liberals and Democrats for Europe Member
France
Party Mouvement Démocrate
Email robert.rochefort@europarl.europa.eu

Derek VAUGHAN

Group of the Progressive Alliance of Socialists and Democrats in the European Parliament Member
United Kingdom
Party Labour 
Email derek.vaughan@europarl.europa.eu

Nessa CHILDERS

Group of the Progressive Alliance of Socialists and Democrats in the European Parliament Member
Ireland
Party Labour 
Email nessa.childers@europarl.europa.eu

Elisa FERREIRA

Group of the Progressive Alliance of Socialists and Democrats in the European Parliament Member
Portugal 20.07.2004 / 13.07.2009 : Partido Socialista
Portugal 14.07.2009 ... : Partido Socialista
Email info@elisaferreira.net

Richard HOWITT

Group of the Progressive Alliance of Socialists and Democrats in the European Parliament Member
United Kingdom 19.07.1994 / 19.07.1999 : Labour Party
United Kingdom 20.07.1999 / 19.07.2004 : Labour Party
United Kingdom 20.07.2004 / 13.07.2009 : Labour Party
United Kingdom 14.07.2009 ... : Labour Party

 

 Patrizia TOIA

Group of the Progressive Alliance of Socialists and Democrats in the European Parliament Member
Italy 20.07.2004 / 13.07.2009 : Uniti nell'Ulivo
Italy14.07.2009 ... : Partito Democratico

Jean LAMBERT

Group of the Greens / European Free Alliance Member
United Kingdom 20.07.1999 / 19.07.2004 : Green Party
United Kingdom 20.07.2004 / 13.07.2009 : Green Party
United Kingdom 14.07.2009 ... : Green Party

Jill EVANS

Group of the Greens / European Free Alliance Vice-Chair
United Kingdom 20.07.1999 / 19.07.2004 : Plaid Cymru - Parti of Wales
United Kingdom 20.07.2004 / 13.07.2009 : Plaid Cymru - Party of Wales
United Kingdom 14.07.2009 ... : Plaid Cymru - Party of Wales

Seán KELLY

Group of the European People's Party (Christian Democrats) Member
Ireland
Party Fine Gael
Email sean.kelly@europarl.europa.eu
Web http://www.seankellyforeurope.com

Mairead McGUINNESS

Group of the European People's Party (Christian Democrats) Member
Ireland
Party Fine Gael 
Email mairead.mcguinness@europarl.europa.eu
Web http://www.maireadmcguinness.ie

Alojz PETERLE

Group of the European People's Party (Christian Democrats) Member
Slovenia
Party Nova Slovenija - Kršcanska ljudska stranka
Email alojz.peterle@europarl.europa.eu
Web http://www.peterle.si

Sirpa PIETIKÄINEN

Group of the European People's Party (Christian Democrats) Member
Finland 04.04.2008 / 13.07.2009 : Kansallinen Kokoomus
Finland 14.07.2009 ... : Kansallinen Kokoomus

Anna ZÁBORSKÁ

Group of the European People's Party (Christian Democrats) Member of the Bureau
Slovakia 01.05.2004 / 19.07.2004 : Krestanskodemokratické hnutie
Slovakia 20.07.2004 / 13.07.2009 : Krestanskodemokratické hnutie
Slovakia 14.07.2009 ... : Krestanskodemokratické hnutie

Lambert van Nistelrooij

Group of the European People's Party (Christian Democrats) Member of the Bureau
Netherlands
Party Christen Democratisch Appèl
Email lambert.vannistelrooij@europarl.europa.eu

 

Finland 2
France 2
Ireland 5
Italy 1
Netherlands 1
Portugal 1
Slovakia 1
Slovenia 1
UK 4
TOTAL 16

Carers Interest Group »

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