Peter JAHR


Peter JAHR

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Peter JAHR

Christlich Demokratische Union Deutschlands

Parlement européen
60, rue Wiertz / Wiertzstraat 60
B-1047 Bruxelles / Brussel

+32 (0)2 28 45195


Parlement européen
Allée du Printemps
BP 1024/F
F-67070 Strasbourg cedex

+33 (0)3 88 1 75195


Born in 1959. Saxony. 1984 University diploma in agriculture (Diplomlandwirt), University of Leipzig. 1984-1988 assistant lecturer, University of Leipzig. 1988 PhD in agriculture (Dr. agr.), University of Leipzig. 1988-1990 Economist at Agricultural Production Cooperative "Justus von Liebig", Taura. 1990-1995 CEO of the Agrar GmbH Taura. Since 1995 part-time farmer. 1988-1990 Member of the Democratic Farmers' Party of Germany (DBD). 1990-2002 Member of the Saxon State Parliament, spokesperson on agriculture of the CDU parliamentary group. Since 1994 City councillor of Lunzenau. Since 1994 district councillor of Mittweida. 1995-2007 Chairman of the CDU in the district Mittweida. 2002-2009 Member of the Bundestag. Deputy coordinator of the EPP in the Committee on Petitions. MEP since 2009.

My Positions in Parliament :

  • Coordinator - Petitions
  • Member - Intergroup on Wine, Spirits and Foodstuffs
  • Member - Intergroup on European Cultural Heritage, Ways of Saint James and other European Cultural Routes
  • Member - Intergroup on Children’s Rights
  • Member - Intergroup on Biodiversity, Hunting and Countryside
  • Member - Intergroup on Anti-Corruption
  • Member - Christlich Demokratische Union Deutschlands
  • Member - Russia
  • Member - Petitions
  • Member - Regional Development
  • Member - European Parliament
  • Substitute - Euronest
  • Substitute - Ukraine
  • Substitute - Agriculture and Rural Development

My Positions in the Group :

  • Member - Group of the European People's Party (Christian Democrats)
  • Member - EPP Group Bureau

My work in the European Parliament

Follow the links below to see my activities on the parliamentary website