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Michal ŠIMEČKA



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Constituencies

  • Progresívne Slovensko icon: SK Slovakia 2019/07/02 -

Groups

  • icon: RE RE Vice-Chair Renew Europe Group 2020/01/12 -
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  • icon: RE RE Member Renew Europe Group 2019/07/02 - 2020/02/11

Committees

RoleCommitteeStartEnd
Member of Committee on Civil Liberties, Justice and Home Affairs 2019/07/02
Substitute of Committee on Foreign Affairs 2019/07/02

Delegations

RoleDelegationStartEnd
Substitute of Delegation for relations with the United States 2019/07/02
Member of Delegation to the EU-Ukraine Parliamentary Association Committee 2019/07/02
Member of Delegation to the Euronest Parliamentary Assembly 2019/07/02

Contact

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    Brussels

    • Phone: 0032 2 28 45123
    • Fax: 0032 2 28 49123
    • Office: Bât. WILLY BRANDT 06M033
    • Full Address
      • City: Bruxelles/Brussel
      • Zip: B-1047
      • Street: 60, rue Wiertz / Wiertzstraat 60

    Strasbourg

    • Phone: 0033 3 88 1 75123
    • Fax: 0033 3 88 1 79123
    • Office: Bât. WINSTON CHURCHILL M06086
    • Full Address
      • City: Strasbourg
      • Zip: CS 91024 - F-67070
      • Street: 1, avenue du Président Robert Schuman

    Rapporteur

    TypeDossierCommitteeTitle
    Responsible Committee 2020/2072(INL) LIBE Civil Liberties, Justice and Home Affairs The Establishment of an EU Mechanism on Democracy, the Rule of Law and Fundamental Rights
    Responsible Committee Shadow 2019/2196(INI) LIBE Civil Liberties, Justice and Home Affairs Annual Report on the Functioning of the Schengen Area
    Responsible Committee Shadow 2019/2170(INI) AFET Foreign Affairs Albania - Annual progress report 2019
    Responsible Committee Shadow 2019/0060(NLE) LIBE Civil Liberties, Justice and Home Affairs EU/Bosnia and Herzegovina agreement: actions carried out by the European Border and Coast Guard Agency in Bosnia and Herzegovina
    Responsible Committee Shadow 2019/0043(NLE) LIBE Civil Liberties, Justice and Home Affairs EU/Montenegro status agreement: actions carried out by the European Border and Coast Guard Agency in Montenegro
    Responsible Committee Shadow 2018/0409(NLE) LIBE Civil Liberties, Justice and Home Affairs EU/Serbia status agreement: actions carried out by the European Border and Coast Guard Agency in Serbia
    Responsible Committee Shadow 2017/0360R(NLE) LIBE Civil Liberties, Justice and Home Affairs Determination of a clear risk of a serious breach by Poland of the rule of law
    Responsible Committee Shadow 2017/0360(NLE) LIBE Civil Liberties, Justice and Home Affairs Determination of a clear risk of a serious breach by Poland of the rule of law

    Activities

    Stats

    Amendment Co-authors
    Name Group Country Ams
    Ramona STRUGARIU icon: RE RE icon: Romania Romania 246
    Olivier CHASTEL icon: RE RE icon: Belgium Belgium 213
    Nathalie LOISEAU icon: RE RE icon: France France 207
    Abir AL-SAHLANI icon: RE RE icon: Sweden Sweden 189
    Urmas PAET icon: RE RE icon: Estonia Estonia 165
    Hilde VAUTMANS icon: RE RE icon: Belgium Belgium 162
    Petras AUŠTREVIČIUS icon: RE RE icon: Lithuania Lithuania 155
    Fabienne KELLER icon: RE RE icon: France France 146
    Sophia in 't VELD icon: RE RE icon: Netherlands Netherlands 143
    Anna Júlia DONÁTH icon: RE RE icon: Hungary Hungary 142
    Moritz KÖRNER icon: RE RE icon: Germany Germany 130
    Maite PAGAZAURTUNDÚA icon: RE RE icon: Spain Spain 128
    Malik AZMANI icon: RE RE icon: Netherlands Netherlands 103
    Dragoş TUDORACHE icon: RE RE icon: Romania Romania 98
    Jan-Christoph OETJEN icon: RE RE icon: Germany Germany 88
    Klemen GROŠELJ icon: RE RE icon: Slovenia Slovenia 74
    Cristian GHINEA icon: RE RE icon: Romania Romania 69
    Ilhan KYUCHYUK icon: RE RE icon: Bulgaria Bulgaria 68
    Christophe GRUDLER icon: RE RE icon: France France 55
    Morten PETERSEN icon: RE RE icon: Denmark Denmark 55
    Marie-Pierre VEDRENNE icon: RE RE icon: France France 49
    Jérémy DECERLE icon: RE RE icon: France France 49
    Svenja HAHN icon: RE RE icon: Germany Germany 49
    Samira RAFAELA icon: RE RE icon: Netherlands Netherlands 49
    Nicola DANTI icon: RE RE icon: Italy Italy 49
    Javier NART icon: RE RE icon: Spain Spain 48
    Bernard GUETTA icon: RE RE icon: France France 48
    Barry ANDREWS icon: RE RE icon: Ireland Ireland 48
    Ivars IJABS icon: RE RE icon: Latvia Latvia 45
    Nicolae ŞTEFĂNUȚĂ icon: RE RE icon: Romania Romania 42
    Frédérique RIES icon: RE RE icon: Belgium Belgium 41
    Liesje SCHREINEMACHER icon: RE RE icon: Netherlands Netherlands 41
    Bart GROOTHUIS icon: RE RE icon: Netherlands Netherlands 40
    Dita CHARANZOVÁ icon: RE RE icon: Czechia Czechia 39
    Yana TOOM icon: RE RE icon: Estonia Estonia 29
    Dragoș PÎSLARU icon: RE RE icon: Romania Romania 23
    Ondřej KOVAŘÍK icon: RE RE icon: Czechia Czechia 14
    Irena JOVEVA icon: RE RE icon: Slovenia Slovenia 14
    Daniel FREUND icon: Verts/ALE Verts/ALE icon: Germany Germany 14
    Lucia ĎURIŠ NICHOLSONOVÁ icon: ECR ECR icon: Slovakia Slovakia 14
    Tanja FAJON icon: S&D S&D icon: Slovenia Slovenia 14
    David CASA icon: PPE PPE icon: Malta Malta 14
    Karin KARLSBRO icon: RE RE icon: Sweden Sweden 12
    Jordi CAÑAS icon: RE RE icon: Spain Spain 12
    Katalin CSEH icon: RE RE icon: Hungary Hungary 11
    Roberta METSOLA icon: PPE PPE icon: Malta Malta 8
    Ramona STRUGARIU icon: ??? ??? icon: ??? ??? 7
    Dragoş TUDORACHE icon: ??? ??? icon: ??? ??? 7
    Olivier CHASTEL icon: ??? ??? icon: ??? ??? 7
    Fabienne KELLER icon: ??? ??? icon: ??? ??? 7
    Nicolae ŞTEFĂNUȚĂ icon: ??? ??? icon: ??? ??? 7
    Laura FERRARA icon: ??? ??? icon: ??? ??? 7
    Dace MELBĀRDE icon: ECR ECR icon: Latvia Latvia 7
    Malik AZMANI icon: ??? ??? icon: ??? ??? 6
    Magdalena ADAMOWICZ icon: PPE PPE icon: Poland Poland 5
    Sylwia SPUREK icon: S&D S&D icon: Poland Poland 4
    Laura FERRARA icon: NA NA icon: Italy Italy 3
    José Ramón BAUZÁ DÍAZ icon: RE RE icon: Spain Spain 1

    By types

    Amendments (444)
    Institutional motions (39)
    Oral questions (3)
    Plenary speeches (16)
    Shadow reports (3)
    Written explanations (10)
    Written questions (8)

    By dossiers

    CountDossier ReferenceTitle
    722019/2201(INI)Annual implementing report on the EU association agreement with Moldova
    682019/2199(INI)Situation of Fundamental Rights in the European Union - Annual Report for the years 2018-2019
    512018/0108(COD)European production and preservation orders for electronic evidence in criminal matters
    492020/2023(INI)Recommendations on the negotiations for a new partnership with the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
    292019/2135(INI)Implementation of the common security and defence policy - annual report 2018
    262020/2011(INI)Report on the implementation of National Roma Integration Strategies: Combating negative attitudes towards people with Romani background in Europe
    222019/2210(INI)Recommendation to the Council, the Commission and the Vice-President of the Commission / High Representative of the Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy on the Western Balkans, following the 2020 summit
    212017/0360R(NLE)Determination of a clear risk of a serious breach by Poland of the rule of law
    182019/2136(INI)Implementation of the Common Foreign and Security Policy - annual report
    152020/1998(BUD)2021 general budget: all sections
    142020/2009(INI)Strengthening Media Freedom: the Protection of Journalists in Europe, Hate Speech, Disinformation and the Role of Platforms
    142020/2016(INI)Artificial intelligence in criminal law and its use by the police and judicial authorities in criminal matters
    132019/2208(INI)Implementation report on the Return Directive
    102019/2028(BUD)2020 general budget: all sections
    102019/2209(INI)European Parliament recommendation to the Council, the Commission and the Vice-President of the Commission / High Representative of the Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy on the Eastern Partnership, in the run-up to the June 2020 Summit
    72020/2048(INI)European Parliament recommendation to the Council and the Commission concerning the conclusion of an agreement, under negotiation, between the European Union and New Zealand on the exchange of personal data between the European Union Agency for Law Enforcement Cooperation (Europol) and the New Zealand authorities competent for fighting serious crime and terrorism
    52020/2072(INL)The Establishment of an EU Mechanism on Democracy, the Rule of Law and Fundamental Rights
    32019/2819(RSP)Resolution on the importance of European remembrance for the future of Europe
    22019/2883(RSP)Resolution on opening accession negotiations with North Macedonia and Albania
    22019/2954(RSP)Resolution on the rule of law in Malta following the recent revelations surrounding the murder of Daphne Caruana Galizia
    22020/2513(RSP)Resolution on ongoing hearings under Article 7(1) of the TEU regarding Poland and Hungary
    22019/2734(RSP)Resolution on Russia, notably the situation of environmental activists and Ukrainian political prisoners
    22019/2732(RSP)Resolution on the situation in Hong Kong
    22019/2730(RSP)Resolution on the situation in Venezuela
    22019/2823(RSP)Resolution on Iran, notably the situation of women’s rights defenders and imprisoned EU dual nationals
    22019/2822(RSP)Resolution on Myanmar, notably the situation of the Rohingya
    22019/2821(RSP)Resolution on situation in Turkey, notably the removal of elected mayors
    22019/2928(RSP)Resolution on Haiti
    22019/2929(RSP)Resolution on Cuba, the case of Jose Daniel Ferrer
    22019/2927(RSP)Resolution on the situation of freedoms in Algeria
    22019/2896(RSP)Resolution on the situation in Bolivia
    22019/2938(RSP)Resolution on recent actions by the Russian Federation against Lithuanian judges, prosecutors and investigators involved in investigating the tragic events of 13 January 1991 in Vilnius
    22020/2551(RSP)Guinea Conakry, notably violence towards protesters
    22020/2552(RSP)Child labour in mines in Madagascar
    12018/0356M(NLE)EU/Vietnam Free Trade Agreement
    12019/0132(NLE)EU/Euratom/Ukraine Association Agreement: trade preferences for poultry meat and poultry meat preparations
    12020/2640(RSP)Resolution on the situation in the Schengen area following the COVID19 outbreak
    12018/0409(NLE)EU/Serbia status agreement: actions carried out by the European Border and Coast Guard Agency in Serbia
    12019/0043(NLE)EU/Montenegro status agreement: actions carried out by the European Border and Coast Guard Agency in Montenegro
    12019/2886(RSP)Resolution on the Turkish military operation in northeast Syria and its consequences
    12019/2881(RSP)Resolution on the proposed new criminal code of Indonesia
    12019/2880(RSP)Resolution on Egypt
    12019/2879(RSP)Resolution on the situation of LGBTI people in Uganda
    12019/2891(RSP)Resolution on the criminalisation of sexual education in Poland
    12019/2933(RSP)Resolution on public discrimination and hate speech against LGBTI people, including LGBTI free zones
    12020/2519(RSP)India's Citizenship (Amendment) Act 2019
    12019/2988(RSP)Resolution on an EU strategy to put an end to female genital mutilation around the world

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    Born

    1984/05/10 - Bratislava

    Education (qualifications and diplomas)

    • 2008-2012 : DPhil (PhD), University of Oxford, Nuffield College
    • 2006-2008 : MPhil (with distinction), University of Oxford, St Antony's College
    • 2003-2006 : Bachelor’s Degree, Charles University, Faculty of Social Sciences, Political Science and International Relations

    Professional career

    • 2015-2017 : Senior Researcher at the Institute of International Relations Prague (IIR)
    • 2011 : External Lecturer, Comenius University, Bratislava
    • 2010 : External Lecturer, Charles University, Prague
    • 2007-2010 : Political Risk Analyst, Exclusive Analysis, London
    • 2004-2006 : Reporter, Financial Times, Prague
    • 2002-2004 : Reporter, SME daily, Bratislava

    Political career

    • 2019- ... : Vice-Chairman, Progressive Slovakia
    • 2017- ... : Board Member and Policy Director, Progressive Slovakia
    • 2020- ... : Vice-President of the Renew Europe Group
    • 2019- ... : Member of the European Parliament
    • 2011-2014 : Foreign Policy Adviser to Members of the European Parliament

    Other activities

    • 2015-2017 : Adviser to the Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Czech Republic

    History

    (these mark the time of scraping, not the official date of the change)

    CV
    updated
    2020-04-23T00:00:00
    Education (qualifications and diplomas)
    Professional career
    Political career
    Other activities
    2015-2017 : Adviser to the Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Czech Republic
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    Samuel CHRTAN
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    , Bratislava
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    Facebook
    • https://www.facebook.com/miso.simecka/
    Instagram
    • https://www.instagram.com/michalsimecka/
    Mail/0
    michal.simecka@nuffield.ox.ac.uk
    Mail/1
    michal.simecka@gmail.com
    Twitter
    • https://twitter.com/MSimecka
    Addresses/Postal
    • European parliament
    • Rue Wiertz
    • B-1047 Bruxelles
    Addresses/Postal address
    Addresses/Postal
    • European parliament
    • Rue Wiertz
    • B-1047 Bruxelles
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    Juraj SEVELLA
    Addresses/Brussels/Address/Building
    Old
    Bât. Willy Brandt
    New
    Bât. WILLY BRANDT
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    WIB
    Addresses/Strasbourg/Address/Building
    Old
    Bât. Winston Churchill
    New
    Bât. WINSTON CHURCHILL
    Addresses/Strasbourg/Address/building_code
    WIC
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    Michal OVADEK
    Addresses/Brussels/Address/Building
    Old
    Bât. Wiertz
    New
    Bât. Willy Brandt
    Addresses/Brussels/Address/Office
    Old
    02U032
    New
    06M033
    Addresses/Brussels/Address/building_code
    WIB
    assistants/service providers
    • Nora BENAKOVA
    assistants/local
    • Ondrej GAZOVIC
    assistants/paying agents
    • ADP-AUDIT, DANE, PORADENSTVO, S.R.O.
    Gender
    M
    Delegations
    • role: Substitute Organization: Delegation for relations with the United States start: 2019-07-02T00:00:00 end: 9999-12-31T00:00:00 term: 9 abbr: D-US
    • role: Member Organization: Delegation to the EU-Ukraine Parliamentary Association Committee start: 2019-07-02T00:00:00 end: 9999-12-31T00:00:00 term: 9 abbr: D-UA
    • role: Member Organization: Delegation to the Euronest Parliamentary Assembly start: 2019-07-02T00:00:00 end: 9999-12-31T00:00:00 term: 9 abbr: DEPA
    Financial Declarations
    • mep_id: 103746 url: http://www.europarl.europa.eu/mepdif/103746_DFI_LEG9_rev0_SK.pdf date: 09/07/2019 occupation: Progresívne Slovensko 3 Ústav mezinárodních vztahů, Česká republika 3 mandate: activity: membership: occasional: holding: support: 1. finančná: (*) poskytol/-a 2. personálna: (*) poskytol/-a 3. materiálna: (*) poskytol/-a (*) Totožnosť dotknutej tretej strany či tretích strán. other: Finančné záujmy: 1. 2. 3. additional:
    Addresses/Brussels
    Phone
    0032 2 28 45123
    Fax
    0032 2 28 49123
    Address
    Addresses/Strasbourg/Fax
    Old
    0033 3 88 1 79
    New
    0033 3 88 1 79123
    Addresses/Strasbourg/Phone
    Old
    0033 3 88 1 7
    New
    0033 3 88 1 75123
    Committees
    • role: Member Organization: Committee on Civil Liberties, Justice and Home Affairs start: 2019-07-02T00:00:00 end: 9999-12-31T00:00:00 term: 9 abbr: LIBE
    • role: Substitute Organization: Committee on Foreign Affairs start: 2019-07-02T00:00:00 end: 9999-12-31T00:00:00 term: 9 abbr: AFET
    Declaration of good conduct
    • title: Declaration of good conduct (PDF - 91 KB) url: http://www.europarl.europa.eu/pdf/meps/appropriateBehaviourDeclarations/9/103746_SIMECKA.pdf
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    Juraj SEVELLA
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    Renew Europe Group
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    RE
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    Strasbourg
    Birth
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    place
    Bratislava
    Constituencies
    • party: Progresívne Slovensko country: Slovakia start: 2019-07-02T00:00:00 end: 9999-12-31T00:00:00 term: 9
    Groups
    • role: Member Organization: Renew Europe Group groupid: Renew Europe Group start: 2019-07-02T00:00:00 end: 9999-12-31T00:00:00
    Mail
    • michal.simecka@nuffield.ox.ac.uk
    • michal.simecka@gmail.com
    • michal.simecka@europarl.europa.eu
    Name
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    Michal ŠIMEČKA
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    Michal
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    ŠIMEČKA
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    assistants
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    Renatka KRCOVA