Country: Hungary
  • BRU:
    ASP 09E261 (Altiero Spinelli)
    Parlement européen
    60, rue Wiertz / Wiertzstraat 60
    B-1047 Bruxelles / Brussel
    Phone: +32 (0)2 2845197
    Fax:+32 (0)2 2849197
  • STR:
    LOW T09151 (Louise Weiss)
    Parlement européen
    Allée du Printemps
    BP 1024/F
    F-67070 Strasbourg cedex
    Phone: +33 (0)3 88 175197
    Fax:+33 (0)3 88 179197
My Positions in Parliament:
  • Member - Kereszténydemokrata Néppárt
  • Member - Albania
  • Member - Development
  • Member - Environment, Public Health and Food Safety
  • Substitute - Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia
  • Substitute - ACP
  • Substitute - Pan-African Parliament
  • Substitute - Petitions

Curriculum vitae

Born in 1962, Hungary. Graduated in Hungarian Literature and History from the Eötvös Lóránd University's Teacher Training College, and in Economics and Tourism from the College of Tourism and Economics.

Secretary of State for Relations with Churches, National Minorities and Civil Society, 2012- 2014. Secretary-General of the Robert Schuman Foundation, 2009. Advisor on Intercultural and Religious Dialogue in the EPP Group Secretariat, 2009-2012, and Press Advisor, 2003-2009. Head of President’s Cabinet Office, Duna Television Broadcasting Co, 2000-2003. Deputy State Secretary, Ministry of Youth and Sports, 1999. Director for Tourism, Tihany Municipality and Tihany Benedictine Abbey, 1996-1999. Press Secretary of the Budapest Group, Christian Democratic Party, Head of Foreign Affairs Department, 1994-1996. Head of Department, Ministry of Welfare, Parliamentary Secretariat, 1991-1994. Teacher, Szent-Györgyi Albert Elementary School, 1990-1991.

MEP since 2014.



Jan Olbrycht MEP, György Hölvényi MEP
01.03.2018 - 15:30

Christianity must be preserved in its birthplace

Seven years of ongoing civil war in Syria resulted in the expansion of violent Islamic extremism which deeply compromised the Christian population there, who have been persecuted because of their faith. The situation is more than complex in the...
A meeting of EPP Group Interreligious Dialogue Members with representatives of Aid to the Church in Need at the European Parliament, Strasbourg this week.
10.11.2017 - 12:53

Persecution of Christians worsens

At least 75 percent of all religiously-motivated violence and oppression is carried out against Christians and such persecution has worsened in the last two years, according to a new report entitled 'Persecuted and Forgotten? A report of...
European Flag
02.05.2017 - 09:45

Dialogue combats hatred, incitement and extremism

Open, constructive and respectful interreligious dialogue can play a positive role in combating negative religious stereotyping, hatred, incitement, violence and extremism, attendees heard at the annual meeting between the EPP Group and the...


Press releases

06.12.2017 - 16:12

20 years of Interreligious Dialogue

The role of religion in European integration, the migration crisis and relations will top the agenda of the EPP Group’s 20th Annual Intercultural Dialogue with Churches and Religious...
Persecuted Christians in the Middle East (2011)
13.11.2017 - 21:37

Európa nem utasíthatja el az egyházak partnerségét

„Az Európai Uniónak közvetlen fejlesztési segélyeket kell biztosítania az egyházaknak, melyek világszerte felelősséget vá...
11.09.2017 - 17:12

Kisebbségi jogfosztásra készül Ukrajna

„Ukrajna megtagadja az európai utat, ha életbe lépteti a kisebbségek anyanyelvi oktatását tiltó rendelkezéseit” - figyelmeztetett H...



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