Carl Schlyter

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Carl Schlyter (born 7 January 1968 in Danderyd, Stockholm County) is a Swedish politician who was a Member of the European Parliament from 2004 to 2014. He is a member of the Green Party, which is part of the European Greens, and sat on the European Parliament's Committee on the Environment, Public Health and Food Safety. He is a member of the ACP-EU Joint Parliamentary Assembly.

He was also a substitute for the Committee on Budgetary Control and the Committee on Fisheries, and a substitute for the delegation for relations with the countries of Southeast Asia and the Association of Southeast Asian Nations.

Career[edit]

  • Chemical engineering specialising in biotechnology and the environment (Royal Institute of Technology, Stockholm, 1987–1994)
  • Research study Impurities in coal (Miami University, Ohio, 1989)
  • Museum guide (1994)
  • Political secretary of the Green Party in Stockholm City Hall (1994–1995)
  • Assistant, European Parliament (1996)
  • Responsible for Agenda 21 and the environment, culture and sports administration Stockholm (1997)
  • Adviser to the Green Group in the Committee on Budgetary Control (1997–2004)
  • Member of the party's Executive (2000–2008)
  • Sweden's representative in the European Green Federation (since 2001)
  • Sweden's representative in the Global Greens (since 2002)

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