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Mr Paulo PISCO

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Representative
Deputy
PS

Assembleia da República
PT - 1249-068 - Lisboa cedex
Portugal

Working language: French

Declarations of interests:
2021 , 2020 , 2019 , 2018

Mandates

In the political groups

  • Member: Socialists, Democrats and Greens Group since 01/08/2017
  • Member: Socialist Group from 25/01/2016 to 31/07/2017
  • Member: Socialist Group from 25/01/2010 to 03/10/2011

In the Assembly

  • since 09/10/2017 Representative - Portugal
  • from 25/01/2016 to 08/10/2017 Substitute - Portugal
  • from 25/01/2010 to 03/10/2011 Substitute - Portugal

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

  • Full Member: Committee on Migration, Refugees and Displaced Persons (since 22/01/2018)
  • Chairperson: Sub-Committee on Diasporas and Integration (since 07/09/2021)
  • Full Member: Sub-Committee on Diasporas and Integration (since 30/01/2020)
  • Vice-Chairperson: Sub-Committee on Diasporas and Integration (from 29/01/2020 to 06/09/2021)
  • Vice-Chairperson: Sub-Committee on Diasporas (from 24/01/2019 to 28/01/2020)
  • Full Member: Sub-Committee on Diasporas (from 24/01/2018 to 28/01/2020)
  • Full Member: Sub-Committee on Refugee and Migrant Children and Young People (since 24/01/2018)
  • Alternate of Mr Pedro BACELAR DE VASCONCELOS (Full Member): Committee on Political Affairs and Democracy (since 27/01/2020)
  • Alternate of Ms Ana Catarina MENDES (Full Member): Committee on Migration, Refugees and Displaced Persons (from 20/04/2016 to 21/01/2018)
  • Alternate of Mr Adão SILVA (Full Member): Committee on Political Affairs and Democracy (from 18/04/2016 to 19/04/2016)
  • Alternate of Mr Duarte MARQUES (Full Member): Committee on Migration, Refugees and Displaced Persons (from 18/04/2016 to 19/04/2016)
  • Alternate of Ms Ana Catarina MENDES (Full Member): Committee on Political Affairs and Democracy (from 20/04/2016 to 26/01/2020)
  • Alternate of Ms Ana Catarina MENDES (Full Member): Sub-Committee on the Middle East and the Arab World (from 24/01/2017 to 27/01/2020)

Interventions

Last speeches

24/06/2021 | 10:46:12 Thank you very much, Mr President. I would like to begin by thanking all the colleagues who have taken part in this debate, which seems to me to be very rich and with very important contributions, especially because it has become clear that there is a convergence of opinions in this report on the part of our colleagues, who recognise the importance of diasporas in our societies. This is very important, because it is a convergence. It is also a sign that the Council of Europe is doing work to... 24/06/2021 | 09:04:54 Thank you, Mr President. Dear Director General of the International Organization for Migration (IOM), dear friend Mr António Vitorino, Dear colleagues, As the previous Director General of IOM Mr William Lacy, said, diasporas are the forgotten part of migration. And yet we are talking about millions of citizens who are in a kind of limbo, always between two worlds, between the host country and the country of origin. We are talking about legal and established emigration, not about the complex... 20/04/2021 | 17:53:49 Dear colleagues, Maybe our colleagues from Azerbaijan may not like that we are holding this discussion on Armenian prisoners of war today, but it is here in this forum for peace and human rights that we should discuss and insist that until all Armenian prisoners of war, military and civilian, are released, and all other questions related to this issue are fairly solved. It is an evidence that Azerbaijan is not fulfilling its part of the agreement established in the joint statement signed by... 10/04/2019 | 15:42:20 I congratulate the authors of the reports on bringing such relevant matters forward for discussion. As democrats and defenders of human rights, we all have an individual and collective responsibility to fight hate speech, disinformation and fake news, which are related phenomena designed to weaken our democracies and the European Union. The fight is a serious one, because the enemies of open, plural and tolerant societies have a hidden agenda; they are often guided by other powers; and they...

Activities