Country: Slovenia
  • BRU:
    ASP 09E146 (Altiero Spinelli)
    Parlement européen
    60, rue Wiertz / Wiertzstraat 60
    B-1047 Bruxelles / Brussel
    Phone: +32 (0)2 2845638
    Fax:+32 (0)2 2849638
  • STR:
    LOW T09043 (Louise Weiss)
    Parlement européen
    Allée du Printemps
    BP 1024/F
    F-67070 Strasbourg cedex
    Phone: +33 (0)3 88 175638
    Fax:+33 (0)3 88 179638
My Positions in Parliament:
  • Chair - Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia
  • Vice-Coordinator - EU authorisation procedure for pesticides
  • Member - Nova Slovenija – Krščanski demokrati
  • Member - EU authorisation procedure for pesticides
  • Member - Conference of Delegation Chairs
  • Member - Foreign Affairs
  • Substitute - India
  • Substitute - Environment, Public Health and Food Safety

Curriculum vitae

Born in 1948. Ljubljana. Elected MP 1990, 1992, 1996 and 2000. Prime Minister of the first democratically elected Slovenian Government (1990-1992). Deputy Prime Minister (1993-1994) and Minister of Foreign Affairs (1993-1994 and June-November 2000). Chairman of the Parliamentary Commission for European Affairs (1996). President of the Christian Democrats of Slovenia (1990-2000). Chairman of the Council of the New Slovenia-Christian People’s Party (2001-2005). Vice-President of the EUCD (1996-1999), Vice president of the European People's Party (2006-2009). Elected representative of the National Assembly to the European Convention and elected member of its presidency (2002-2003). Elected Member of the European Parliament since 2004. Head of the Slovenian Delegation in the EPP-ED (2004-2006). Personal Representative of the Chairman-in-Office of the OSCE for Central Asia (2004-2005). Co-chair of informal all-party forum "MEPs Against Cancer" and the WG on Health. MEP since 2004.



Alojz Peterle MEP, Paulo Rangel MEP, Danuta Maria Hübner MEP, Valéry Giscard D'Estaing
11.11.2016 - 11:34

EU 2030: rethinking our common priorities

Europe is going through a difficult period and it does not take much to understand that political realities could look very different very soon. While it is impossible to predict whether and how the direction of the most ambitious political and...
European union puzzle game
08.11.2016 - 10:30

EU 2030: Rethinking our common priorities

Colloquium on the future of Europe on 9 November hosted by Alojz Peterle MEP, Member of the Praesidium of the European Convention, with an introduction speech held by Paulo Rangel MEP, Chairman of European Ideas Network. Amongst other...
World Cancer Day 2016
04.02.2016 - 12:09

World Cancer Day: together we can achieve more

"World Cancer Day is an opportunity to reflect on the multi-stakeholder and multidisciplinary nature of cancer control. We will only be successful in the fight against cancer through strong collaboration between a wide range of stakeholders:...


Press releases

European union puzzle game
06.02.2018 - 15:27

Peterle/Bogovič o strategiji širitve EU na Zahodni Balkan

Strasbourg, 6. februar 2018 (ELS) - Evropski poslanci danes na plenarnem zasedanju v Strasbourgu razpravljajo o strategiji širitve EU na Zahodni Balkan. Z novo strategijo, ki jo je Evropska...
Female executive using mobile phone
14.06.2017 - 12:31

Peterle: Konec 'roaminga', uspeh EU, ki ga čutimo v žepu!

Strasbourg, 14. junij 2017 (NSi/ELS) - Ta teden bo začela veljati evropska uredba, ki odpravlja dodatne stroške uporabe mobilnega telefona v Evropski uniji. Operaterji od 15. junija ne bodo...
Valetta city buildings with birds flying
29.03.2017 - 20:52

Na Malti poteka kongres Evropske ljudske stranke

Malta, 29. marec 2017 (ELS) – Na Malti se je danes začel dvodnevni kongres Evropske ljudske stranke, ki poteka vzporedno s študijskimi dnevi politične skupine Evropske ljudske stranke....