Country: Czech Republic
  • BRU:
    ASP 06F347 (Altiero Spinelli)
    Parlement européen
    60, rue Wiertz / Wiertzstraat 60
    B-1047 Bruxelles / Brussel
    Phone: +32 (0)2 2845565
    Fax:+32 (0)2 2849565
  • STR:
    LOW T09052 (Louise Weiss)
    Parlement européen
    Allée du Printemps
    BP 1024/F
    F-67070 Strasbourg cedex
    Phone: +33 (0)3 88 175565
    Fax:+33 (0)3 88 179565
My Positions in Parliament:
  • Member - Křesťanská a demokratická unie - Československá strana lidová
  • Member - EPP Group Bureau
  • Member - Culture and Education
  • Member - Turkey
  • Member - Women's Rights and Gender Equality
  • Substitute - EEA/EFTA and the North
  • Substitute - Human Rights
  • Substitute - Employment and Social Affairs

Curriculum vitae

Born on 28 October 1963 in Zlín. She graduated from the Faculty of Horticulture (orcharding and landscaping) in Brno in 1987. She concluded French studies in 1992 and started to teach French. From 1996-2010, she was repeatedly elected to the Chamber of Deputies of the Czech Parliament where she worked as a Member and Vice-President of the Committee on Education, Culture, Youth and Sport. Other functions included President of the Czech-French Friendship Group for eight years, Czech delegate in the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe and President of the KDU-ČSL Deputies Group.

In 2009, she received the French Order of Merit for her contribution to the development of Czech-French relations. Since 2010, she worked at the HQ of the Czech School Inspection as coordinator of ESF (EU) project activities and as a representative of the Ministry of Education in the OECD Governing Board of the Centre for Research and Innovation in Education. She was an Honourable Member of several university supervisory bodies over a long period of time.

MEP since 2014.



Woman with a study group
23.06.2016 - 16:10

From rags to riches: tackling unemployment through good education

Europe’s financial, social and political system has been put under continuous pressure since 2008, when the world economic crisis set in. Alarming rates of unemployment hit many Europeans hard. Of those, the most vulnerable were young...
Railway track on the morning hills landscape
10.05.2016 - 20:04

Europoslanci podpořili jednodušší čerpání unijních fondů

Evropský parlament dnes ve své zprávě přivítal dva nově zavedené nástroje kohezní politiky, „komunitně vedený místní rozvoj“ (CLLD) a „integrované...
05.05.2015 - 12:37

Promote tourism by protecting cultural heritage

Europe's many historic churches, monuments and other cultural heritage should be better promoted to increase tourism to the EU. "We should promote European 'branding' of our cultural heritage," stated Croatian MEP Dubravka...


Press releases

13.09.2018 - 12:28

Poslanci odmítají dvojí kvalitu výrobků v EU

Dnes v poledne budou europoslanci hlasovat o zprávě týkající se dvojí kvality výrobků v EU. Jak potvrdily četné studie, včetně studie vypracovan...
Paper Men
11.09.2018 - 13:08

Šojdrová: Nové peníze na dobrovolnictví mladých

Evropská unie vynaloží během příštích dvou let téměř 377 miliónů euro na dobrovolnické příležitosti a s nimi spojené st...
melting pot - five in the park
11.09.2018 - 12:58

Over €370 million for youth volunteering

The European Parliament today adopted a Report on the European Solidarity Corps (ESC), a new European Union initiative which creates opportunities for young people to volunteer or work in another EU...