Maria de Belém Roseira

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This name uses Portuguese naming customs. The first or maternal family name is Roseira and the second or paternal family name is Martins Coelho.


Maria de Belém Roseira
GCC
President of Socialist Party
In office
9 September 2011 – 29 November 2014
Preceded by António de Almeida Santos
Succeeded by Carlos César
Minister for Equality
In office
25 October 1999 – 15 September 2000
President Jorge Sampaio
Prime Minister António Guterres
Preceded by Office created
Succeeded by Office abolished
Minister of Health
In office
28 October 1995 – 25 October 1999
President Mário Soares
Jorge Sampaio
Prime Minister António Guterres
Preceded by Paulo Mendo
Succeeded by Manuela Arcanjo
Personal details
Born (1949-07-28) 28 July 1949 (age 65)
Porto, Portugal
Political party Socialist Party
Spouse(s) Manuel Jorge Henriques de Pina
Alma mater University of Coimbra

Maria de Belém Roseira Martins Coelho Henriques de Pina,[1] GCC (b. Porto, 28 July 1949) is a Portuguese politician, currently serving as President of Socialist Party. She is informally known by Maria de Belém, or, more commonly, Maria de Belém Roseira.

She graduated in Law at the University of Coimbra in 1972.[2]

She was Minister of Health (1995–1999) in the first government of António Guterres, and Minister for Equality (1999–2000) early in his second government.

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