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Elena KOUNTOURA
2020-12-09 Elena KOUNTOURA
2021-02-11



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Constituencies

  • Coalition of the Radical Left icon: EL Greece 2019/07/02 -

Groups

  • icon: GUE/NGL GUE/NGL Member The Left group in the European Parliament - GUE/NGL 2020/12/18 -
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  • icon: GUE/NGL GUE/NGL Member Group of the European United Left - Nordic Green Left 2019/07/02 - 2020/12/17

Committees

RoleCommitteeStartEnd
Substitute of Committee on Industry, Research and Energy 2019/07/02
Member of Committee on Transport and Tourism 2019/07/02
Substitute of Committee on Women's Rights and Gender Equality 2019/07/02
Member of Special Committee on Artificial Intelligence in a Digital Age 2020/09/14

Delegations

RoleDelegationStartEnd
Substitute of Delegation for relations with the Mashreq countries 2019/07/02
Member of Delegation to the Parliamentary Assembly of the Union for the Mediterranean 2019/07/02
Member of Delegation for relations with the Korean Peninsula 2020/02/12

Contact

Twitter
Email
  • [javascript protected email address]

Brussels

  • Phone: 0032 2 28 45443
  • Fax: 0032 2 28 49443
  • Office: Bât. ALTIERO SPINELLI 01H262
  • Full Address
    • City: Bruxelles/Brussel
    • Zip: B-1047
    • Street: 60, rue Wiertz / Wiertzstraat 60

Strasbourg

  • Phone: 0033 3 88 1 75443
  • Fax: 0033 3 88 1 79443
  • Office: Bât. SALVADOR DE MADARIAGA G00019
  • Full Address
    • City: Strasbourg
    • Zip: CS 91024 - F-67070
    • Street: 1, avenue du Président Robert Schuman

Rapporteur

TypeDossierCommitteeTitle
Responsible Committee 2021/2014(INI) TRAN Transport and Tourism EU Road Safety Policy Framework 2021-2030 – Recommendations on next steps towards "Vision Zero"
Committee Opinion 2020/2241(INI) TRAN Transport and Tourism A European Strategy for Energy System Integration
Opinion Committee Shadow 2020/2216(INI) ['ITRE'] Shaping the digital future of Europe: removing barriers to the functioning of the digital single market and improving the use of AI for European consumers
Responsible Committee Shadow 2020/2038(INI) TRAN Transport and Tourism Establishing an EU Strategy for Sustainable Tourism
Joint Responsible Committee Shadow 2020/2035(INL) ['LIBE', 'FEMM'] Combating Gender based Violence: Cyber Violence
Opinion Committee Shadow 2020/0108(COD) ['TRAN'] InvestEU Programme
Opinion Committee Shadow 2019/2206(INI) ['FEMM'] Implementation of the Dublin III Regulation
Responsible Committee Shadow 2019/2205(INI) TRAN Transport and Tourism Implementation report on the road safety aspects of the Roadworthiness Package
Responsible Committee Shadow 2019/2192(INI) TRAN Transport and Tourism Revision of the Trans-European Transport Network (TEN-T) guidelines
Responsible Committee Shadow 2019/2167(INI) FEMM Women's Rights and Gender Equality Gender Equality in EU’s foreign and security policy
Joint Responsible Committee 2019/2166(INI) ['JURI', 'FEMM'] The impact of intimate partner violence and custody rights on women and children
Responsible Committee Shadow 2019/2164(INI) FEMM Women's Rights and Gender Equality Promoting gender equality in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) education and careers
Opinion Committee Shadow 2019/2158(INI) ['ITRE'] The impact on the fishing sector of offshore windfarms and other renewable energy systems
Opinion Committee Shadow 2019/2028(BUD) ['TRAN'] 2020 general budget: all sections
Responsible Committee Shadow 2019/0108(COD) TRAN Transport and Tourism International road passenger transport services by coach and bus in border regions: cabotage operations between Italy and Switzerland
Responsible Committee Shadow 2019/0107(COD) TRAN Transport and Tourism International road passenger transport services by coach and bus in border regions: cabotage operations between Germany and Switzerland
Responsible Committee Shadow 2018/0332(COD) TRAN Transport and Tourism Seasonal changes of time
Joint Responsible Committee Shadow 2018/0228(COD) ['ITRE', 'TRAN'] Connecting Europe facility 2021–2027
Responsible Committee Shadow 2018/0227(COD) ITRE Industry, Research and Energy Digital Europe programme 2021–2027
Responsible Committee Shadow 2018/0140(COD) TRAN Transport and Tourism Electronic freight transport information
Responsible Committee Shadow 2018/0138(COD) TRAN Transport and Tourism Trans-European transport network: streamlining measures for advancing the realisation

Activities

Stats

Amendment Co-authors
Name Group Country Ams
Manon AUBRY icon: GUE/NGL GUE/NGL icon: France France 61
Clare DALY icon: GUE/NGL GUE/NGL icon: Ireland Ireland 57
Leila CHAIBI icon: GUE/NGL GUE/NGL icon: France France 50
Anne-Sophie PELLETIER icon: GUE/NGL GUE/NGL icon: France France 50
João FERREIRA icon: GUE/NGL GUE/NGL icon: Portugal Portugal 33
Eugenia RODRÍGUEZ PALOP icon: GUE/NGL GUE/NGL icon: Spain Spain 11
Kateřina KONEČNÁ icon: GUE/NGL GUE/NGL icon: Czechia Czechia 6
Giorgos GEORGIOU icon: ??? ??? icon: ??? ??? 5
Marisa MATIAS icon: ??? ??? icon: ??? ??? 5
Marc BOTENGA icon: ??? ??? icon: ??? ??? 5
Sira REGO icon: ??? ??? icon: ??? ??? 5
Alexis GEORGOULIS icon: GUE/NGL GUE/NGL icon: Greece Greece 5
Elżbieta Katarzyna ŁUKACIJEWSKA icon: PPE PPE icon: Poland Poland 2
Pina PICIERNO icon: S&D S&D icon: Italy Italy 2
Brando BENIFEI icon: S&D S&D icon: Italy Italy 2
Chrysoula ZACHAROPOULOU icon: RE RE icon: France France 2
Karen MELCHIOR icon: RE RE icon: Denmark Denmark 2
Diana RIBA I GINER icon: Verts/ALE Verts/ALE icon: Spain Spain 2
Sergey LAGODINSKY icon: Verts/ALE Verts/ALE icon: Germany Germany 2
Johan VAN OVERTVELDT icon: ECR ECR icon: Belgium Belgium 1

By types

Amendments (262)
Institutional motions (12)
Opinions (1)
Oral questions (2)
Plenary speeches (20)
Shadow opinions (5)
Shadow reports (7)
Written explanations (3)
Written questions (54)

By dossiers

CountDossier ReferenceTitle
722019/2166(INI)The impact of intimate partner violence and custody rights on women and children
492013/0186(COD)Implementation of the Single European Sky. Recast
312020/2216(INI)Shaping the digital future of Europe: removing barriers to the functioning of the digital single market and improving the use of AI for European consumers
282019/2167(INI)Gender Equality in EU’s foreign and security policy
282019/2164(INI)Promoting gender equality in science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) education and careers
132019/2158(INI)The impact on the fishing sector of offshore windfarms and other renewable energy systems
112020/0006(COD)Just Transition Fund
82019/2028(BUD)2020 general budget: all sections
82019/2213(BUD)Guidelines for the 2021 budget - Section III
72020/0036(COD)Framework for achieving climate neutrality
72020/2058(INI)Sustainable Europe Investment Plan - How to finance the Green Deal
62020/2038(INI)Establishing an EU Strategy for Sustainable Tourism
32020/2649(RSP)Resolution on transport and tourism in 2020 and beyond
22020/2896(RSP)The need for a dedicated Council configuration on Gender Equality
22019/2192(INI)Revision of the Trans-European Transport Network (TEN-T) guidelines
22019/2854(RSP)Resolution on the negative impact of the bankruptcy of Thomas Cook on EU tourism
22019/2883(RSP)Resolution on opening accession negotiations with North Macedonia and Albania
12020/2631(RSP)Resolution on the new multiannual financial framework, own resources and the recovery plan
12020/2780(RSP)Resolution on COVID-19: EU coordination of health assessments and risk classification, and the consequences for Schengen and the single market
12019/2181(INL)The right to disconnect
12019/0108(COD)International road passenger transport services by coach and bus in border regions: cabotage operations between Italy and Switzerland
12019/0107(COD)International road passenger transport services by coach and bus in border regions: cabotage operations between Germany and Switzerland
12018/0140(COD)Electronic freight transport information
12019/2205(INI)Implementation report on the road safety aspects of the Roadworthiness Package
12020/2241(INI)A European Strategy for Energy System Integration
12019/2206(INI)Implementation of the Dublin III Regulation
12020/0108(COD)InvestEU Programme
12019/2855(RSP)Resolution on the EU's accession to the Istanbul Convention and other measures to combat gender-based violence
12019/2930(RSP)Resolution on the climate and environment emergency
12019/2967(RSP)The EU priorities for the 64th session of the UN Commission on the Status of Women
12019/2988(RSP)Resolution on an EU strategy to put an end to female genital mutilation around the world
12020/2552(RSP)Child labour in mines in Madagascar

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Born

1962/11/02 - Athens

Education (qualifications and diplomas)

  • 1984 : National and Kapodistrian University of Athens
  • 1984 : Bachelor’s Degree in Physical Education and Sport Science

Professional career

  • 1984-1996 : International career in the fashion industry
  • 1997-2003 : Publisher and Director of numerous national magazines

Political career

  • 2004-2019 : Member of the Hellenic Parliament – Elected MP six times for the Athens A electoral district
  • 01/2015-05/2019 : Minister of Tourism, Greece
  • 2019- ... : Member of the European Parliament
  • 2014-2015 : Council of Europe: Greek Member of the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe (PACE): full member of the Committee on Immigration, Refugees and Displaced Persons, and alternate member of the Committee on Equality and Non-Discrimination

Other activities

  • 2009- ... : President of the non-profit organisation ‘Europa Donna Hellas’ for the prevention and awareness of breast cancer and for claiming the right to better services for patients with cancer
  • 2009- ... : Long-time voluntary work in Greece and abroad with Greek and international NGOs, focusing on philanthropy, human rights, health, women’s issues and family

Honours

  • Tourism Minister of the Year 2019 global award at the ITB Berlin
  • Global Champion Award for Destination Stewardship 2019 from the World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC)
  • Tourism Strategy and Resilience 2019 global award from the International Institute for Peace through Tourism (IIPTI)
  • Honoured for her support in spreading the values of Greek Paralympic Volunteerism
  • Honoured by the Greek Government as a Goodwill Ambassador for Social Volunteering

History

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  • elena.kountoura@europarl.europa.eu
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0032 2 28 45443
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0032 2 28 49443
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