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Ms Carmen LEYTE (Spain, EPP/CD)

Mandates

In the political groups

  • Member: Group of the European People's Party since 08/10/2018

In the Assembly

  • since 30/09/2019 Substitute - Spain
  • from 08/10/2018 to 29/09/2019 Representative - Spain

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

  • Full Member: Committee on Social Affairs, Health and Sustainable Development (since 06/03/2020)
  • Vice-President of the Assembly: Bureau of the Assembly (from 21/01/2019 to 29/09/2019)
  • Vice-President of the Assembly: Standing Committee (from 21/01/2019 to 12/09/2019)
  • Chairperson of national delegation: Standing Committee (from 08/10/2018 to 29/09/2019)
  • Full Member: Committee on Social Affairs, Health and Sustainable Development (from 08/10/2018 to 29/09/2019)
  • Full Member: Committee on Migration, Refugees and Displaced Persons (from 08/10/2018 to 29/09/2019)
  • Chairperson: Sub-Committee on the Europe Prize (from 27/01/2022 to 24/01/2024)
  • Vice-Chairperson: Sub-Committee on the Europe Prize (from 15/04/2021 to 26/01/2022)
  • Full Member: Sub-Committee on the Europe Prize (since 06/07/2020)
  • Full Member: Sub-Committee on the Europe Prize (from 10/04/2019 to 27/01/2020)
  • Full Member: Sub-Committee on Children (since 19/03/2019)
  • Full Member: Sub-Committee on Public Health and Sustainable Development (since 19/03/2019)
  • Alternate of Mr César SÁNCHEZ (Full Member): Committee on Social Affairs, Health and Sustainable Development (from 30/09/2019 to 24/02/2020)
  • Alternate of Ms Susana SUMELZO (Full Member): Sub-Committee on the Europe Prize (from 28/01/2020 to 05/07/2020)
  • Alternate of Mr Jaime GONZÁLEZ TABOADA (Full Member): Sub-Committee on the Europe Prize (from 19/03/2019 to 09/04/2019)
  • Alternate of Mr Jaime GONZÁLEZ TABOADA (Full Member): Sub-Committee on the European Social Charter (from 19/03/2019 to 09/04/2019)

Interventions

Last speeches

26/01/2024 | 11:01:13 Thank you very much, President.  I would like to thank Mr Pierre-Alain FRIDEZ for this excellent report in which he describes in a detailed fashion what child abuse is in institutions and the need for proper and just reparations for the girls and boys who have fallen victim, without stigmatising institutions or countries.  I am encouraged that we are speaking about an issue that has caused considerable harm to millions of people throughout the world and unfortunately continues to do so. Child... 13/10/2023 | 11:54:01 Thank you very much indeed, madam President. I would like to congratulate the authors of both reports but I am going to be speaking particularly about mental health. But these are two excellent reports. Now, young people need people around them to provide them with security and a sense of self esteem. And their mental wellbeing can be harmed by the chronic circumstances in which they live. Violence in their schools, in their communities, the ready availability of illicit substances, as well... 27/04/2023 | 15:42:15 Thank you, Mister President.  I am going to speak in Spanish.  Good afternoon, dear colleagues. I would like to begin by praising Mr Paulo PISCO for his well-documented report on deportations and forcible transfers of Ukrainian civilians and, above all, for emphasising the dramatic situation faced by Ukrainian children being deported and forcibly transferred to Russia or to Ukrainian territories occupied by Russia. Given this tragedy, it is a pleasure for me to share the analyses and... 14/10/2022 | 11:14:12 Madam President, honourable colleagues,  The Committee on Social Affairs, Health and Sustainable Development welcomes the excellent report prepared by Ms Thórhildur Sunna ÆVARSDÓTTIR on behalf of the Committee on Legal Affairs and Human Rights.  I would like to congratulate the rapporteur for her excellent work on this subject. It is careful, it is a report that is well-argued. I would particularly like to extend my thanks to her for the good cooperation that we have had in the preparation... 13/10/2022 | 13:13:21 (Undelivered speech, Rules of Procedure Art. 31.2) It has been 8 long months since Russia invaded Ukraine, the terrible consequences are thousands of deaths, homes destroyed, human rights violations, and an escalation of horrors that does not seem to end. I want to show my solidarity and admiration with the people of Ukraine and their President, whom we have heard today in this House, for their determination and courage to defend their country, and to show my gratitude because they are not...

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