Michael GAHLER

Country: Germany
  • BRU:
    ASP 14E154 (Altiero Spinelli)
    Parlement européen
    60, rue Wiertz / Wiertzstraat 60
    B-1047 Bruxelles / Brussel
    Phone: +32 (0)2 2845977
    Fax:+32 (0)2 2849977
  • STR:
    LOW T10025 (Louise Weiss)
    Parlement européen
    Allée du Printemps
    BP 1024/F
    F-67070 Strasbourg cedex
    Phone: +33 (0)3 88 175977
    Fax:+33 (0)3 88 179977
My Positions in Parliament:
  • Chair - Pan-African Parliament
  • Coordinator - Security and Defence
  • Member - Christlich Demokratische Union Deutschlands
  • Member - EPP Bureau
  • Member - Conference of Delegation Chairs
  • Member - Foreign Affairs
  • Member - South Africa
  • Member - Security and Defence
  • Substitute - Delegation to the ACP-EU Joint Parliamentary Assembly
  • Substitute - Transport and Tourism

Curriculum vitae

Born in 1960. Hesse. 1979-1980, army service in Koblenz. 1981-1990, law studies in Mainz and Dijon, probationary period in Frankfurt, Hochheim and Brussels. 1990-1991, diplomatic training at German Foreign Office (FO), in Bonn. 1991-1993, FO desk officer for international environmental politics. 1993-1995, desk officer, CDU Office for external relations. 1995-1999, FO desk officer for Baltic States and the Council of Baltic Sea States. Local mandates: 1986-1989, member, Hattersheim City Council. 1989-2001, Member, Main-Taunus District Council. Member of the Junge Union (JU) 1978-1996: Chairman at local, district and regional levels. Member, JU-Hesse State Board and JU International Commission. CDU member since 1981. Delegate to EPP-Congress since 1995. MEP since 1999.



EU puzzle
12.12.2013 - 12:45


Gahler: nur Zusammenarbeit kann Beschaffungskosten senken Vor dem EU-Gipfel zur Sicherheits- und Verteidigungspolitik nächste Woche hat der sicherheitspolitische Sprecher der EVP-Fraktion im Europäischen Parlament, Michael Gahler (CDU),...

Press releases

EU puzzle
21.01.2016 - 13:01

Georgia, Moldova, Ukraine reforms must remain priority

The implementation of reforms as envisaged in the Association Agreements concluded with Georgia, Moldova and Ukraine must remain a priority for the benefit of their citizens. In a Resolution adopted...
Belgian soldiers
21.01.2016 - 12:28

EU Security: we need permanent structural cooperation

"The threat in Europe is growing bigger and bigger every day. The attacks in Paris have shown in a horrible way that the borders between internal and external security and defence are becoming...
EPP Group Fact finding mission to Moldova
14.11.2014 - 12:13

Moldova: EPP Group supports pro-European Liberal Democrats

Following the ratification of the Moldova Association Agreement in the European Parliament, EPP Group Members went to Chisinau to support the Liberal Democrats, of the pro-European camp in Moldova,...