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Mr Nigel EVANS (United Kingdom, EC/DA)


In the political groups

  • Member: European Conservatives Group and Democratic Alliance from 05/10/2019 to 26/01/2020
  • Member: European Conservatives Group from 29/06/2017 to 04/10/2019
  • Treasurer: European Conservatives Group from 25/01/2016 to 28/06/2017
  • Member: European Conservatives Group from 27/11/2015 to 24/01/2016

In the Assembly

  • from 27/11/2015 to 26/01/2020 Representative - United Kingdom
  • from 01/09/2005 to 12/11/2010 Substitute - United Kingdom

In the committee(s) and sub-committee(s)

  • Member: Committee on the Honouring of Obligations and Commitments by Member States of the Council of Europe (Monitoring Committee) (from 27/11/2015 to 26/01/2020)
  • Full Member: Sub-Committee on Diasporas (from 24/01/2018 to 26/01/2020)
  • Full Member: Sub-Committee on Integration (from 24/11/2017 to 23/01/2018)
  • Member (Co-rapporteur on Türkiye): Sub-Committee on Conflicts concerning Council of Europe Member States (from 27/06/2017 to 26/01/2020)
  • Full Member: Sub-Committee on Co-operation with non-European countries of origin and transit (from 26/01/2016 to 21/01/2018)
  • Alternate of Mr Martin VICKERS (Full Member): Committee on Equality and Non-Discrimination (from 01/06/2018 to 26/01/2020)
  • Alternate of Lord Simon RUSSELL (Full Member): Committee on Migration, Refugees and Displaced Persons (from 24/11/2017 to 26/01/2020)
  • Alternate of Mr Ian LIDDELL-GRAINGER (Full Member): Committee on Migration, Refugees and Displaced Persons (from 25/01/2016 to 23/11/2017)
  • Alternate of Mr David CRAUSBY (Full Member): Committee on Migration, Refugees and Displaced Persons (from 27/11/2015 to 24/01/2016)
  • Alternate of Mr Steve DOUBLE (Full Member): Sub-Committee on Disability, Multiple and Intersectional Discrimination (from 25/06/2018 to 26/01/2020)
  • Alternate of Mr Paul SCULLY (Full Member): Sub-Committee on Integration (from 25/01/2017 to 23/11/2017)


Last speeches

03/10/2019 | 15:41:27 Thank you very much, Madame President.  Can I just start today, though, by saying, on behalf of the British delegation, how deeply saddened we are by the news coming out of Paris today, with the murder of four police officers. I know that every parliamentarian here at the Council of Europe will stand shoulder to shoulder with the police force of France, the people of Paris, and the people of France, today, as they grieve their loss. Can I say that I support the vast majority of what Mr... 24/06/2019 | 19:40:54 Thank you very much, Madam President. I've been a member of this organisation for a few years, but rarely have I heard such a powerful debate from so many people from all over the Council of Europe countries - particularly those who've experienced some of the aggression from Russia. And they speak with authority and they speak with experience and they speak with passion. Those who've had parts of their country partitioned or occupied, those who reflect on the shooting down of MH17 with almost... 11/04/2019 | 17:45:04 I thank the rapporteur for her excellent report. It must have been quite stressful to visit the camps and see the appalling conditions in which thousands of people – innocent people – are living. I will take up the message of Mr Pierre-Alain FRIDEZ from Switzerland: unless we get to the root causes of these problems, they will simply continue and indeed get worse. That seems to be the situation on the particular Greek islands that we are talking about, specifically Lesbos, on which Moria is...