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Mr Jean-Pierre GRIN

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Member of the National Council
Union démocratique du centre

Conseil national
CH-3003 - Berne

Working language: French

Declarations of interests:
2020 , 2019 , 2018


Membership of political groups

  • Auditor: Alliance of Liberals and Democrats for Europe

Assembly Member

  • since 25/01/2016 Substitute-Switzerland

MP's role(s) in Committee(s) and Sub-Committee(s)

  • Full Member: Committee on Social Affairs, Health and Sustainable Development
  • General Rapporteur on local and regional authorities: Committee on Social Affairs, Health and Sustainable Development
  • Full Member: Sub-Committee on the European Social Charter
  • Full Member: Sub-Committee on Children
  • Full Member: Sub-Committee on the Rights of Minorities
  • Vice-Chairperson: Sub-Committee on Children
  • Alternate of Ms Ada MARRA (Full Member): Committee on Equality and Non-Discrimination
  • Alternate of Ms Ada MARRA (Full Member): Sub-Committee on Gender Equality


Last speeches

28/01/2020 | 10:40:33 Thank you, Mr President, Dear colleagues, In my speech, I would like to re-emphasise the excellent report by our two colleagues, "Moving towards the rule of law in Poland and elsewhere".  This report recognises some of the difficulties faced by the Polish judiciary and judicial system, especially with regard to the efficiency of the administration of justice. The Commission deplores the misuse of disciplinary proceedings against judges and prosecutors in Poland, which has a deterrent effect on t... 04/10/2019 | 11:33:56 Thank you, Madam President. Madam President, Dear colleagues, Labour migration has always existed since the beginning of time. At the end of the nineteenth century, Switzerland, my country, experienced significant emigration to various countries in Europe and America, dictated by the lack of local work. Around the middle of the 20th century, the opposite happened. Following the construction of major road and rail infrastructures, in particular dams to produce electricity, many foreigners came to... 02/10/2019 | 17:22:06 Thank you, Madame President. Madame President, Dear colleagues. The Investment Bank of the Council of Europe supports social investments in 41 member countries. The excellent report of our colleague Nicole TRISSE informs us that, despite the financial, economic and structural constraints, the CEB is successfully succeeding in supporting social projects generating high added value. The report also exhaustively reviews the work of the Bank over the past five years. After the 2009 financial crisis,...


Reports and committee opinions