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Political Memory: Elmar BROK, MEP

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General Data

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Functions in European Parliament

Curriculum Vitae

  • Member of the European Parliament (since 1980)
  • EP's representative in the Council`s Reflection Group preparing for the reform of the Maastricht Treaty
  • EP's representative at the Intergovernmental Conference in Amsterdam 1996/97 and at Nice 2000
  • EP's representative at the Intergovernmental Conference on the EU-Constitution (2003/2004)
  • EPP Coordinator in the EU-Constitutional Convention (Voted 'Mr Convention' after a poll taken amongst members of the Convention, Academics and Journalists)
  • EP's representative at the intergovernmental conference for the EU Constitutional Treaty (2003/2004)
  • Reporter in Chief on the Enlargement (1999-2004)
  • Career: Studies of Law and Political Science, amongst others at the 'Centre of European Governmental Studies', University of Edinburgh
  • Radio and newspaper journalist, Senior Vice President, Media Development, Bertelsmann AG
  • Federal Vice-Chairman of the Junge Union Deutschland (1973-1981)
  • Vice-Chairman and Chairman of the Democrat Youth Committee of Europe (DEMYC) (1977 - 1981)
  • Deputy chairman of the International Democrat Union (IDU, 1991-2003)
  • Member of the CDU Board Northrine-Westfalia (since 1994)
  • Chairman of the CDU district Ostwestfalen-Lippe (since 1996)
  • Chairman of the CDU Federal Advisory Committee on Foreign and Security Policy (1989-1999)
  • Chairman of the CDU Federal Advisory Committee on European Policy (since 1999)
  • President of the European Union of Christian-Democratic Workers (EUCDW, since 2002 [1993-2002: Vice-President])
  • Member of the CDU Federal Board (since 2004) and the Federal Committee
  • Member of the EPP-ED political bureau
  • Member of the EPP board
  • President of Europa-Union Deutschland
  • Deputy Chairman of the Europäische Bewegung Deutschlands
  • Deputy Chairman of the Transatlantic Policy Network Parliamentary Group
  • Deputy Member of the Committee on European Union Affairs in the Deutsche Bundestag
  • Honours: First Class Federal Cross of Merit
  • Grand Golden Medal of Honour of the Republic of Austria 'Commander of the Gregorius-Order' presented by Pope John Paul II in Nov. 2002
  • Order of Merit of the Grand Officer of Luxembourg
  • Board member of the Oxford Council on Good Governance Dr Alois Mock Prize for 'European of the Year' in Austria, 2003
  • 'MEP of the Year 2003', after a Europe-wide vote, organised by 'European Voice'





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