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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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Mossack Fonseca
Press Release
23.04.2017 - 17:34

Maltese PM should resign

 “It is unprecedented that a Prime Minister of a country holding the Presidency of the EU is under formal magisterial investigation and he still refuses to resign,” said the Chairman...
Brexit
Press Release
05.04.2017 - 15:31

Брекзит: без по-добри условия извън ЕС, отколкото в него

“Нашето послание е ясно: първо договаряме развода, след това говорим за бъдещо споразумение; трябва да сложим край на несигурността, в която живеят засегнатите граждани. И накрая - въпросът за...
Brexit
Press Release
05.04.2017 - 11:20

Brexit: you can't have a better deal outside the EU than in

“Our message is clear: we first negotiate the divorce, then we talk about the future Treaty; we need to put an end to the uncertainty in which citizens concerned are living. And finally, the...
Brexit
Press Release
29.03.2017 - 13:34

Brexit: EU citizens' interests are our priority

"The triggering of Article 50 by the UK Government finally puts an end to 9 months of uncertainty following the Brexit referendum. Now negotiations can start quickly and without further delay...

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News

Attacks in Paris, France
18.11.2015 - 11:30

After Paris: our immediate demands for counter-terrorism measures

Following the horrendous attacks in Paris last Friday, we call for immediate action in fighting terrorism. Europe needs a pact against terror. These are our proposals. #antiterrorpact 1. Urgent finalisation of data-related files PNR (...
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...

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Chairman's Speeches

05.04.2017 - 09:00

Negotiations with the United Kingdom following its notification that it intends to withdraw from the European Union

Mr President, dear colleagues, last week we officially received the letter. It took nine months to write a letter of six pages, but finally, we received the letter. Today is the day at the European Parliament, and today...
30.03.2017 - 12:30

Speech at the EPP Congress in Malta

Dear Party President Daul, dear Joseph, Dear friends, The EPP Group is the driving force of the European Parliament. We are united and we are successful. I give you an example: Despite the Socialists breaking...
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...

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Contacts

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Mercedes Alvargonzález
Head of Cabinet, Chairman's office
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Christian Huegel
Chairman's spokesperson
Mobile: +32 473 840 963
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Marion Jeanne
Chairman's press adviser
Mobile: +32 479 840 293

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