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Chairman of the EPP Group

Manfred Weber was born in 1972 in Niederhatzkofen (Bavaria) as the second eldest of three brothers. He has been married since 2002. After leaving secondary school in 1990, he did his military service in Neuburg/Donau. He graduated in physical engineering from the Munich University of Applied Sciences in 1996.

manfred.weber@europarl.europa.eu

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Enlargement
Press Release
15.03.2017 - 15:08

Future of Europe is about the people

"There is more at stake when we talk about the future of Europe than just the division of powers and competences between Brussels and the Member States", said Manfred Weber MEP, Chairman of...
Donald  Tusk
Press Release
09.03.2017 - 15:46

EUCO: Tusk should continue as Council President

"The EPP supports the re-election of Donald Tusk as President of the European Council. Over the last two and a half years, Donald Tusk has done an excellent job balancing the interests of the...
CETA
Press Release
15.02.2017 - 12:19

CETA: we choose partnerships over protectionism

"Trade policy is back on track. We have managed to work out the most advanced, ambitious and up-to-date trade agreement between the EU and Canada. CETA is also Europe and Canada's answer to...
Europe must show Trump and Putin that it's standing up for its values
Press Release
01.02.2017 - 17:15

Europe must stand up for its values

“In Valletta, EU leaders must show the world that Europe is standing up for its values when they are at stake”, said Manfred Weber MEP, Chairman of the EPP Group in the European...

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News

migrants minutes after arriving on Greek island Lesbos. Turkish shore visible in background
11.09.2015 - 11:00

Keep Europe’s door open — but guard it

The migration crisis is not the EU’s fault, but a failure of national egoisms An Op-Ed published by EPP Group Chairman Manfred Weber in POLITICO on 10 September 2015 Europe faces an unprecedented migratory crisis. People are migrating in...
Dr. Mukwege in Congo DRC
08.09.2015 - 17:00

EPP & other Groups deplore ban on broadcast of Mukwege film

Following the decision taken by the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) to prohibit the distribution of the film devoted to Dr Mukwege, the leaders of the four political groups in the European Parliament, Manfred Weber (EPP) Gianni Pittella (S&D...
EU and Greek flags
19.08.2015 - 10:07

We welcome Eurogroup's green light to new Greek programme

Manfred Weber, Chairman of the EPP Group in the European Parliament: "The negotiation outcome on Greece is good in substance and ambitious. A stable government budget without new debts and far-reaching structural reforms are needed. The...

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Chairman's Speeches

15.02.2017 - 09:45

EU-Canada Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement - Conclusion of the EU-Canada CETA - EU-Canada Strategic Partnership Agreement

Dear President, dear Commissioner, dear colleagues! Already in the first few minutes, we can feel what is at stake today. It is about the discussion between feelings, stirring up fears, and facts. Later, we will listen...
18.01.2017 - 12:00

Programme of activities of the Maltese Presidency

Dear Parliament President, dear Antonio, dear Commission President and above all dear Council President, dear Prime Minister! A cordial welcome, as a former colleague, an even bigger welcome to your former domain in the...
14.12.2016 - 09:30

Preparation of the European Council meeting of 15 December 2016

Dear Presidents, dear colleagues! The world is holding its breath. We are all shocked by the images coming out of Aleppo that we are seeing today in the newspapers. Hundreds of thousands of people and children are...
22.11.2016 - 16:30

EU-Turkey relations

Dear President, dear Commissioner Hahn, dear colleagues! In July, we had the attempted coup, and it was impressive to see the civil society in Turkey standing up, fighting for the rule of law, for democracy, for a world...
04.10.2016 - 20:15

18th birthday Interrail pass for Europe

Dear President, dear Commissioner, dear colleagues! First of all: Europe is facing enormous challenges, and these challenges are at the centre of our debate. Today, we agreed on CO2, on the Climate Agreement, and we are...

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Chairman's spokesperson
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