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Ms Nicole HÖCHST

Photo member


Deutscher Bundestag
DE - 11011 - Berlin

Working language: English

Declarations of interests:
2023 , 2022


In the political groups

  • Auditor: European Conservatives Group and Democratic Alliance since 23/01/2023
  • Member: European Conservatives Group and Democratic Alliance from 24/01/2022 to 22/01/2023

In the Assembly

  • since 24/01/2022 Representative - Germany

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

  • Member: Committee on the Honouring of Obligations and Commitments by Member States of the Council of Europe (Monitoring Committee) (since 23/01/2023)
  • Full Member: Committee on Culture, Science, Education and Media (since 24/01/2022)
  • Full Member: Sub-Committee on Education, Youth and Sport (from 25/01/2022 to 22/01/2023)
  • Alternate of Mr Max LUCKS (Full Member): Committee on Political Affairs and Democracy (since 24/01/2022)


Last speeches

14/10/2022 | 12:32:52 President, colleagues, ladies and gentlemen, I would like to speak about the situation as concerns democracy in Germany. First of all, fundamental values upon which the Council of Europe is built, parliamentary democracy, with its plurality, a cultural system which involves protection of the rule of law, human rights of every individual. These are the obligations of every individual and every government. To stand equal before the law, tolerance, social integration, and diversity have to be... 13/10/2022 | 18:37:47 Mister President, Dear colleagues, Ladies and gentlemen, Women's sports deserve the highest recognition because they help girls and women gain self-esteem and self-efficacy, the drivers of emancipation and lived equality. Anything that helps to make women's sports a safer place for women and girls is to be supported. Sport also does a great job as a catalyst for integration. In sports, gender, ancestry, language, and religious or political views play no role. This is a great achievement for... 20/06/2022 | 16:03:39 Thank you very much, Madam President, Ladies and Gentlemen, I think we are agreed that no one may be discriminated against or given preferential treatment because of his or her gender, ancestry, race, language, home country and origin, faith, religious or political views. No one may be disadvantaged because of his or her disability, and parties are not only legally well-advised not to violate this foundation of values. However, in order for this report to have a positive impact while... 25/01/2022 | 09:48:31 Thank you. Dear Mister President, dear rapporteur, dear Madam DALLI, dear colleagues, To be perfectly clear, I condemn the violence that occurred on 4 July 2021 in Georgia by groups protesting at the Tbilisi Pride event, just as I condemn all violence and support the rights of all people to live freely and to express themselves openly. Yet, I suspect that the discussion of this incident together with the report combatting the rising hate against the LGBTI people in Europe seeks to forge a...