Country: Slovakia
  • BRU:
    ASP 06F167 (Altiero Spinelli)
    Parlement européen
    60, rue Wiertz / Wiertzstraat 60
    B-1047 Bruxelles / Brussel
    Phone: +32 (0)2 2845289
    Fax:+32 (0)2 2849289
  • STR:
    LOW T09012 (Louise Weiss)
    Parlement européen
    Allée du Printemps
    BP 1024/F
    F-67070 Strasbourg cedex
    Phone: +33 (0)3 88 175289
    Fax:+33 (0)3 88 179289
My Positions in Parliament:
  • Vice-Chair - Eurolat
  • Member - Kresťanskodemokratické hnutie
  • Member - EU authorisation procedure for pesticides
  • Member - Central America
  • Member - Human Rights
  • Member - Environment, Public Health and Food Safety
  • Substitute - Russia
  • Substitute - Regional Development

Curriculum vitae

Born in 1952. Dolný Kubín. Charles University, Medical Faculty, Prague. Baccalaureate at the Lycée Alphonse Daudet, Nimes, France. Institute for Medical Ethics and Bioethics Bratislava, assistant Professor, Ministry of Health Bratislava, Head of Foreign Affairs Department, 1990-1992. Deputy Head of the Regional Government, President and founder of the NGO Donum Vitae, Slovakia, 1990-1991. Member of the Slovak Parliament, Standing Committee for Social Affairs and Health and Member of the Joint Committee EP-Slovak Parliament, 1994-1998. Member of the Slovak Parliament, Member of the Standing Committee for Foreign Affairs,1998-1999. Ambassador of Slovakia to Canada, 1999-2002. Elected President of the Ottawa Diplomatic Association by diplomats posted in Canada, 2000-2001. MEP since 2004.



Statue of justice
12.12.2017 - 13:07

Upholding the independence of judiciary in Iran

Urgent appeal to uphold the independence of judiciary To the President of Islamic Republic of Iran, Mr. Hassan Rouhani To the Minister of Justice of Islamic Republic of Iran, Mr Seyyed Alireza Avaei Dr. Mohammad Ali Taheri, the founder of...
15.10.2015 - 10:15

Appeal to save the life of Dr. Mohammed Ali Tahiri

This is an urgent appeal to the President of Iran, Mr. Hassan Rouhani, to the Head of Iranian judiciary, Mr. Sadeq Larijani, and to the international community to pay special attention to Dr. Mohammad Ali Taheri’s legal appeal against his...
Northern Nicosia
14.10.2013 - 17:30

Interreligious Dialogue: peace-building in the Mediterranean

The EPP Group will discuss in Nicosia, Cyprus, on 17 and 18 October 2013 the role of religions in the peace-building and conflict resolution in the Mediterranean Region. The location of Cyprus, in a politically sensitive and volatile geographic area...

Press releases

EU - Russia
18.04.2018 - 10:21

Stanovisko ku situácii v Ruskej federácii

Európsky parlament diskutoval s Vysokou predstaviteľkou EÚ pre zahraničnú politiku Federicou Mogherini o situácii v Rusku.  Poslanci Európskej ľudovej...
Manfred Weber, Chairman of the EPP Group and Ivan Štefanec MEP
14.03.2018 - 13:20

Situácia na Slovensku

Európsky parlament dnes popoludní diskutuje o situácii na Slovensku v súvislosti s úkladnou vraždou investigatívneho novinára Já...
Doctor holding out stethescope with focus on object
04.07.2017 - 08:50

Charlie Gard must be given right to life, human dignity

Following last week´s inadmissibility decision of the European Court of Human Rights in the case of Gard and Others v. the UK, Members of the European Parliament keep on joining the initiative...