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Mr Sylvain WASERMAN

Roles

Membership of political groups

  • Member: Alliance of Liberals and Democrats for Europe

Assembly Member

  • since 09/10/2017 Representative-France

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

  • Full Member: Committee on Legal Affairs and Human Rights
  • Full Member: Sub-Committee on the implementation of judgments of the European Court of Human Rights
  • Alternate of Mr André GATTOLIN (Full Member): Sub-Committee on Human Rights

Interventions

Last speeches

04/10/2019 | 10:19:29 Thank you, Mr President. On behalf of the ALDE Group, I would first like to congratulate Mr Raphaël COMTE on his report. I believe that, as we celebrate the 70th anniversary of the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe, your report, the rapporteur, perfectly illustrates that there are issues that we must take up because if we do not do it, I think they will stay well below public debate. I would like to emphasize in your report, your analysis of the orphan heritage, the appropriation b... 01/10/2019 | 11:39:02 Thank you, Madam President. Dear colleagues, I would like to thank you for your comments and return to four points. I will not be able, in the time allotted to me, to answer all the questions that have been made. But the first point is obvious: our view on whistle-blowers has changed. At first it was sometimes considered a problem or an epiphenomenon, but it is clear that today, whistle-blowers are key building blocks, key players, in our democratic systems. Your numerous testimonies and interve... 01/10/2019 | 10:06:58 Thank you Madam President, Dear colleagues, The emergence of whistle-blowers is a question of fundamental rights that is based on freedom of expression, but also in fact in our society, our world of social networks and new information technologies, where every citizen who wants to whistle-blow can technically do it. The question for our states and democracies is the impact and consequences for whistle-blowers. Therefore the protection of whistle-blowers becomes a true democratic marker in our co...

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