Sandra KALNIETE - MEP

Country: lv

Party: Partija "VIENOTĪBA"

Curriculum Vitae

Born in 1952. Riga. Master of Arts, Latvian Academy of Art, 1996. General Secretary;1987 – 1988; Latvian Artists' Union. General Secretary of the LPF Coordinating Council, Deputy Chairman; 1988 - 1990 Latvian Popular Front (LPF¬). Chief of Protocol, Deputy Foreign Minister; 1990 - 1993 Ministry of Foreign Affairs. Ambassador to the UN in Geneva; 1993 – 1997. Ambassador to France; 1997 – 2002. Ambassador to UNESCO; 2000 – 2002. Latvian Minister of Foreign Affairs; November 7, 2002 – 9 March, 2004. European Commissioner; 1 May – 20 November 2004. Member of Latvian Parliament, October 2006. Member of Board, Robert Schuman Foundation. MEP since 2009.

My Positions in Parliament:

  • Member - Intergroup on European Cultural Heritage, Ways of Saint James and other European Cultural Routes
  • Member - Partija "VIENOTĪBA"
  • Member - Euronest
  • Member - Ukraine
  • Member - Foreign interference in all democratic processes in the European Union, including disinformation (INGE 2)
  • Member - Foreign Affairs
  • Member - European Parliament 
  • Substitute - NATO
  • Substitute - EEA/EFTA and the North
  • Substitute - Security and Defence
  • Substitute - International Trade

My Positions in the group:

  • Head of National Delegation - EPP Group Bureau
  • Member - Group of the European People's Party (Christian Democrats)
  • Member - EPP Group Heads of National Delegation

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Addresses

BRU:

SPINELLI 08F155 (ALTIERO SPINELLI)
Parlement européen
60, rue Wiertz / Wiertzstraat 60
B-1047 Bruxelles / Brussel

+32 (0)2 28 45204

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WEISS T11029 (LOUISE WEISS)
Parlement européen
Allée du Printemps
BP 1024/F
F-67070 Strasbourg cedex

+33 (0)3 88 1 75204