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Ms Mariia MEZENTSEVA

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Representative
Deputy
Servant of the People

Verkhovna Rada
UA - 01008 - Kyiv
Ukraine

mezentseva@rada.gov.ua

Working language: English

Declarations of interests:
2021 , 2020

Mandates

In the political groups

  • Member: Group of the European People's Party since 27/01/2020

In the Assembly

  • since 27/01/2020 Representative-Ukraine

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

  • Chairperson of national delegation: Standing Committee (since 11/01/2021)
  • Full Member: Committee on Migration, Refugees and Displaced Persons (since 27/01/2020)
  • Full Member: Sub-Committee on Diasporas and Integration (since 30/01/2020)
  • Alternate of Ms Maryna BARDINA (Full Member): Committee on Equality and Non-Discrimination (since 27/01/2020)

Interventions

Last speeches

28/01/2021 | 13:26:56 (Undelivered speech, Rules of Procedure Art. 31.2) Mr. President, dear colleagues, While we are talking about "dialogue" and are afraid to offend one of the members of the Council of Europe, this country, in the occupied territories where it controls armed groups, supports the existence of an unforgiving phenomenon in the 21st century. It is about the secret prison “Isolation” in Donetsk The “Isolation” is a secret prison on the territory of a military base located at the following address: 3... 27/01/2021 | 18:09:49 Thank you dear chair. Thank you dear neighbour. We have a report today which is called Restrictions on NGO activities in Council of Europe member states. I think the name can be renamed to the "restriction on democracy" in a very broad term. Because I can't agree more whith the previous speakers that the right of freedom of association, along with the right of freedom to expression, opinion and peaceful assembly, is enshrined in all international documents which this Assembly voted on... 25/01/2021 | 11:38:59 Thank you very much dear Chair. Mr Chairman, in 2019 the Assembly welcomed back the Russian delegation in order to relaunch a political dialogue with the only objective to better protect Russian people. On the contrary, the Russian authorities persistently continue to shrink political and civil liberties. The targeted campaign against the leader of the opposition and thousands of Russian citizens confirm the conclusions of the Court of Human Rights that the aim of the ongoing political... 31/01/2020 | 11:07:56 Hello, dear colleagues, Well regardless the highly important topic we don't witness today many colleagues in this house. However, every place here could have been a concrete example of the cyber attacks, which I personally experienced during the election campaigns. However, dear colleagues, in the 21st century, democracy has undergone significant changes and whoever can think of various things maybe in the future our places will be taken by robots. With the digitalisation of the society and... 30/01/2020 | 17:25:09 Thank you. Dear President. Ladies and gentlemen. I think I've written my speech at least five times, because today we're speaking about a very sensitive topic which unites, not only this Assembly, but the whole world. I'm not going to bore you with the reminders of the resolutions that we voted upon and other international documents. However, it is very important to remember that we're not talking today only about men and women. We're also talking about children. There are many ways of...

Activities