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AT - 1017 - Wien

Working language: English

Declarations of interests:
2024 , 2023 , 2022 , 2021 , 2020


In the political groups

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

In the Assembly

  • since 27/01/2020 Substitute - Austria

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

  • Alternate EPP/CD: Committee on the Election of Judges to the European Court of Human Rights (since 28/05/2021)
  • Full Member: Committee on Equality and Non-Discrimination (since 27/01/2020)
  • Full Member: Sub-Committee on Youth and the Society of the Future (since 23/01/2024)
  • Full Member: Sub-Committee on Education, Youth and Sport (from 26/01/2021 to 21/01/2024)
  • Alternate of Mr Axel KASSEGGER (Full Member): Committee on Culture, Science, Education and Media (since 27/01/2020)


Last speeches

20/06/2023 | 18:53:06 Many thanks to the rapporteur for taking on this topic - I think it's a very important topic. The report is also very comprehensive. We can also agree in large parts, I would just like to say a few things. Health is not everything, but without health, everything is nothing. That is an old, but still very topical saying by Arthur Schopenhauer, because a healthy, functioning healthcare system is a fundamental right in our member states. We in Austria already have a very good health system. We... 24/01/2023 | 10:53:15 Thank you very much, Mister President, Dear Colleagues, Ladies and Gentlemen, First of all, I would also like to congratulate my Austrian colleague, Ms Petra BAYR, very warmly for this very important report. From my point of view, it is very important that we create awareness of the problems and ways in which we can really take action here. We have already heard it today and I would like to repeat it anyway because it is just such a heinous thing. This sexual violence in the context of... 26/04/2022 | 17:05:08 Thank you Mr Vice-President, It's a real problem with my name, but you said it well. Dear colleagues, First of all, a big thank you to you, Ms Reina de BRUIJN-WEZEMAN, for this great report. As we have all seen, and as the previous speakers have already said, we are all of the opinion that something has to happen here. I think that's nice and I think that's great, that's the basis of their work, and a big thank you for that. This issue of not placing people with disabilities in facilities is...