|Member of the European Parliament |
|Assumed office |
|Member of the Assembly of the Republic|
23 October 2015 – 2019
10 March 2005 – 20 June 2011
Maria Isabel Coelho Santos
12 February 1968
Porto District, Portugal
|Political party||Socialist Party|
|Mother||Maria Adelina Cardoso Coelho|
|Father||Joaquim Fernando dos Anjos Coelho|
In addition to her committee assignments, Santos was a member of the Portuguese delegation to the Parliamentary Assembly of the Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe. In this capacity, she served as the Assembly's vice-chair and led several election monitoring missions, including for the 2017 elections in Germany and 2018 midterm elections in the United States.
Since becoming a Member of the European Parliament, Santos has been serving on the Committee on Foreign Affairs and of its Subcommittee on Human Rights. She is also a member of the Democracy Support and Election Coordination Group (DEG), which oversees the Parliament's election observation missions.
- "Partido Socialista – Eleições para a Assembleia da República (Círculo Eleitoral do Porto)" Archived 20 October 2016 at the Wayback Machine (in Portuguese). Retrieved 21 November 2017.
- "Biografia (Isabel Santos)". parlamento.pt (in Portuguese). Assembly of the Republic. Retrieved 21 November 2017.
- Highly competitive German elections a demonstration of faith in democracy, say international observers Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe (OSCE), press release of 25 September 2017.
- OSCE Parliamentary Assembly to deploy election observation mission to the United States Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe (OSCE), press release of 30 October 2018.
- Christian Caryl (9 November 2018), Now I know what it feels like to live in a banana republic The Washington Post.
- Democracy Support and Election Coordination Group (DEG) European Parliament
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