Country: Poland
  • BRU:
    ASP 12E205 (Altiero Spinelli)
    Parlement européen
    60, rue Wiertz / Wiertzstraat 60
    B-1047 Bruxelles / Brussel
    Phone: +32 (0)2 2845519
    Fax:+32 (0)2 2849519
  • STR:
    LOW T11017 (Louise Weiss)
    Parlement européen
    Allée du Printemps
    BP 1024/F
    F-67070 Strasbourg cedex
    Phone: +33 (0)3 88 175519
    Fax:+33 (0)3 88 179519
My Positions in Parliament:
  • Vice-Chair - Civil Liberties, Justice and Home Affairs
  • Member - Platforma Obywatelska
  • Member - Japan
  • Substitute - Russia
  • Substitute - Industry, Research and Energy

Curriculum vitae

Born on 22 January 1956. She is a lawyer and has been a law professor and lecturer since 2003. In the scientific field, she specialises in the ethics of public service, administrative sciences and administrative law. She is the author of five books and 70 scientific articles. She is a member of Transparency International Poland and Amnesty International.

During her time as MEP from 2004 till 2007, she was a member of the Committee on Civil Liberties, Justice and Home Affairs and of the Delegation for Relations with Belarus. She was also involved in matters relating to the entry of Poland and other new Member States into the Schengen area.

She served as Minister for Higher Education in Donald Tusk’s government from 2007-2013.

Following her re-election to the European Parliament, she is now Vice-President of the Committee on Civil Liberties, Justice and Home Affairs.

MEP from 2004-2007 and since 2014.


Press releases

Photo of researchers working in a labaratory
13.06.2017 - 13:19

120 mld euro na naukę i innowacje w latach 2021-2027

„Potęgę naukową zbudujemy tylko wtedy, gdy zaryzykujemy finansowanie każdego przekraczającego wyobraźnię projektu” - mówiła w Strasburgu prof. Barbara Kudrycka, komentując przyjęty...
16.02.2017 - 12:31

Bezpieczniej na zewnętrznych granicach Unii

„Zewnętrzne granice Unii muszą być trudniejsze do sforsowania dla tych, którzy chcą do niej wjechać nielegalnie i ze złymi zamiarami. Muszą być nieprzeniknione dla siatek...
Germany Raises Security Level
15.02.2017 - 16:48

EU delivers in fight against terrorism

Following the Paris attacks, the EPP Group set out to achieve 10 objectives to fight terrorism and make Europe safer. The European Parliament will vote tomorrow on the new EU laws on terrorism and...