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Mr Manuel VESCOVI

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Representative
Senator
Lega Salvini Premier

Senato della Repubblica
IT - 00186 - Roma
Italy

Working language: English

Declarations of interests:
2022 , 2021 , 2020 , 2019

Mandates

In the political groups

  • Member: European Conservatives Group and Democratic Alliance since 18/12/2019
  • Member: Members not belonging to a Political Group from 08/10/2018 to 17/12/2019

In the Assembly

  • since 08/10/2018 Representative - Italy

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

  • Third Vice-Chairperson: Committee on Migration, Refugees and Displaced Persons (from 29/01/2020 to 23/01/2022)
  • Member: Committee on the Honouring of Obligations and Commitments by Member States of the Council of Europe (Monitoring Committee) (since 27/01/2020)
  • Full Member: Committee on Migration, Refugees and Displaced Persons (since 23/11/2018)
  • Full Member: Sub-Committee on Diasporas and Integration (since 30/01/2020)
  • Full Member: Sub-Committee on Diasporas (from 23/01/2019 to 28/01/2020)
  • Alternate of Mr Gianfranco RUFA (Full Member): Committee on Social Affairs, Health and Sustainable Development (since 23/11/2018)
  • Alternate of Mr Gianfranco RUFA (Full Member): Sub-Committee on the Europe Prize (since 24/01/2019)
  • Alternate of Mr Gianluca PERILLI (Full Member): Sub-Committee on Children (since 24/01/2019)

Interventions

Last speeches

15/03/2022 | 16:47:24 Thank you Chairman, First of all, thank you also for this opportunity to convene the Assembly in extraordinary session. In my mind, in my heart, but I think in each one of us are imprinted the images we see on television. I think of the employee who yesterday on Russian state TV said no to war and today in our media they say that this woman has disappeared. I think of that mom, that little girl, who we saw in images that died together. I think of Lisa who was shot. When you think about these... 28/01/2020 | 18:56:37 Thank you, President. I would like to take stock of an important issue. We all agree with the fine words in the resolution that journalists must be defended. How we could do other than to defend the category of journalists. Then like all categories, all professions, 95-98% do a good job and then maybe 1-2% who do their job badly. So we on the resolution, in terms of the general content, can say nothing. But I want to go into the substance of a matter that concerns us closely, Mr President... 11/04/2019 | 11:08:11 What we are saying in our country is the truth. Through bureaucratic Europe, we want to increase bureaucracy, but we should hark back to 70 years ago when we talked about democracy in the Council of Europe. We had a vision. We talked about protecting minorities and about the peoples. Today it is surreal that we should be talking about changing rules of procedure rather than providing a vision to our Assembly, which is so important. I shall give some concrete examples of what might happen if...

Activities

Reports and committee opinions