MEP

Tom VANDENKENDELAERE

Country: Belgium
Address(es):
  • BRU:
    ASP 08F362 (Altiero Spinelli)
    Parlement européen
    60, rue Wiertz / Wiertzstraat 60
    B-1047 Bruxelles / Brussel
    Phone: +32 (0)2 2845918
    Fax:+32 (0)2 2849918
  • STR:
    LOW T09063 (Louise Weiss)
    Parlement européen
    Allée du Printemps
    BP 1024/F
    F-67070 Strasbourg cedex
    Phone: +33 (0)3 88 175918
    Fax:+33 (0)3 88 179918
My Positions in Parliament:
  • Member - Christen-Democratisch & Vlaams
  • Member - Money laundering, tax avoidance and tax evasion
  • Member - Australia and New Zealand
  • Member - Economic and Monetary Affairs
  • Substitute - Agriculture and Rural Development
  • Substitute - Andean Community
  • Substitute - Delegation to the Euro-Latin American Parliamentary Assembly
  • Substitute - Employment and Social Affairs

Curriculum vitae

Born in 1984, in Roeselare, Tom Vandenkendelaere joined the European Parliament following the appointment of Belgian MEP Marianne Thyssen as European Commissioner.

He is the former national Chairman of JONG (young) CD&V and holds a PhD in International Relations (University of Kent).

MEP since 2014.

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In Progress

02.09.2015 - 12:45

News

Tom Vandenkendelaere MEP
18.01.2017 - 15:57

The European Pillar of Social Rights: enabling Europe’s future workforce

As the job market continues to evolve, so should Europe's social policy. Today, many new forms of employment have emerged as a logical consequence of the digital revolution. Whether it is Uber, Deliveroo, Amazon or Alibaba: our traditional views...
Tom Vandenkendelaere MEP
13.10.2016 - 10:29

Building bridges between parliaments - Erasmus for young politicians

All too often the gap between national parliaments and the European Parliament seems wide. Members of national parliaments often have only a dim awareness of what goes on ‘in Europe’. MEPs, from their side, would benefit from closer ties...
photo of the students in a classroom
26.09.2016 - 11:00

Erasmus for young MPs

In times when Member States and the EU are so often juxtaposed as pursuing different interests, the EPP Young Member’s Network (YMN), under the leadership of Tom Vandenkendelaere MEP, is taking action to bring national and European politicians...

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Press releases

fishing ship
14.09.2017 - 13:36

Noordzeevisserij: Aanlandingsplicht moet afgezwakt

Deze middag stemt het Europees Parlement over een meerjarenplan voor de Noordzeevisserij. Dat bevat belangrijke maatregelen om de duurzame visserij te bevorderen. Onder meer de uitzondering op de...
State of the Union Address 2016 by Jean-Claude Juncker, President of the EC
13.09.2017 - 12:28

State of the Union: Reactie Tom Vandenkendelaere (CD&V)

"Juncker haalde twee elementen aan in zijn speech die ik, zeker in deze context wil onderstrepen: transparantie en quid pro quo. Elke burger, elke organisatie moet het onderhandelingsmandaat van...
Digital
12.09.2017 - 13:00

EP wil gratis WIFI voor de hele EU

Tegen 2020 moet er in de hele EU gratis wifi-toegang zijn op openbare plaatsen. Europarlementsleden keurden vandaag het WIFI4EU-initiatief goed dat meer dan 6000 gemeenschappen in de EU wil voorzien...

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