Žaneta Jaunzeme-Grende

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Žaneta Jaunzeme-Grende
Jaunzeme Grende 2012.jpg
Minister for Culture of Latvia
In office
25 October 2011 – 16 September 2013
Prime Minister Valdis Dombrovskis
Preceded by Sarmīte Ēlerte
Succeeded by Dace Melbārde
Personal details
Born 10 March 1964
Olaine, Latvian SSR
Nationality Latvia Latvian
Political party National Alliance
Other political
All For Latvia! (2011)
Alma mater University of Latvia
Latvian Academy of Sports Education
Profession Entrepreneur

Žaneta Jaunzeme-Grende (born 10 March 1964)[1] is a Latvian politician and businesswoman. She is a member of the National Alliance, and was the Minister for Culture in the current centre-right coalition government. She was President of the Latvian Chamber of Commerce from 2008 to 2011.[1]

She speaks Latvian, English, and Russian.[2]


  1. ^ a b (Latvian) "Kultūras ministres kandidātes Žanetas Jaunzemes-Grendes biogrāfija". TVNet. 24 October 2011. Retrieved 29 October 2011. 
  2. ^ "Žaneta Jaunzeme-Grende". State Chancellery of Latvia. 31 October 2011. Retrieved 30 October 2011.