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Political Memory: Ģirts Valdis KRISTOVSKIS, former MEP

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General Data


Functions in European Parliament

  • 21/07/2004 - 31/08/2004 : Subcommittee on Security and Defence (Member)
  • 21/07/2004 - 30/01/2007 : Committee on Development (Member)
  • 21/07/2004 - 13/07/2009 : Committee on Foreign Affairs (Substitute)
  • 01/09/2004 - 13/07/2009 : Subcommittee on Security and Defence (Vice-Chairman)
  • 15/09/2004 - 13/07/2009 : Delegation for relations with the Maghreb countries and the Arab Maghreb Union (including Libya) (Member)
  • 15/09/2004 - 13/07/2009 : Delegation for relations with Japan (Substitute)
  • 19/01/2006 - 14/02/2007 : Temporary Committee on the alleged use of European countries by the CIA for the transport and illegal detention of prisoners (Substitute)
  • 31/01/2007 - 13/07/2009 : Committee on International Trade (Member)

Curriculum Vitae

  • Master of Laws (University of Latvia, 1998)
  • Bachelor of Laws (University of Latvia, 1995)
  • Civil engineering (Riga Technical University, 1984)
  • Doctoral studies in political science (University of Latvia, 2004)
  • Vice-Chairman, Pilsoniskā Savienība party (Civic Union) (since 2008)
  • Member, TB/LNNK party (1998-2008)
  • Member, Latvijas Ceļš party (1993-1998)
  • Member, Latvijas Tautas Frontes party (1988-1993), section chairman, Ventspils region (1989-1990)
  • Minister of Defence of Latvia (1998-2004)
  • Minister for Home Affairs of Latvia (1993-1994)
  • Commander, Latvian Home Guard (1991-1993)
  • Member of the Latvian Parliament during the eighth parliamentary term (2002-2004, European Affairs Committee and Defence and Home Affairs Committee)
  • Member of the Latvian Parliament during the seventh parliamentary term (1998-2002, European Affairs Committee and Defence and Home Affairs Committee)
  • Member of the Latvian Parliament during the sixth parliamentary term (1995-1998, European Affairs Committee and Defence and Home Affairs Committee)
  • Member of the Latvian Parliament during the fifth parliamentary term (1993-1995, Defence and Home Affairs Committee)
  • Member, Supreme Council of Latvia (1990-1993, Defence and Home Affairs Committee)
  • Member, Ventspils town council (1989-1994)
  • Civil engineer (1984-1989)
  • Order of Viesturs, First Class
  • Order of the Three Stars, Third Class
  • Order of the Lithuanian Grand-Duke Gediminas, Third Class
  • Order of the Cross of Terra Mariana, Second Class (Estonia)

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