|Member of the European Parliament|
|Assumed office |
2 July 2019
|Born||10 October 1979|
Langenhagen, West Germany
|Political party|| German|
Alliance 90/The Greens
European Green Party
In parliament, Langensiepen has since been serving on the Committee on Employment and Social Affairs. She is also a member of the European Parliament Intergroup on Disability and the European Parliament Intergroup on Cancer. Langensiepen is the first women Member of the European Parliament with a visible disability. Before her election to the European Parliament, Langensiepen had been serving as a member of the City Council of Hannover. Langensiepen has called for reforms to the system of sheltered workshops in Europe, which offer vocational training to people with disabilities. According to Langensiepen "in Germany, we are talking about 300,000 people working in the sheltered workshops for one euro average per hour".
- Nature and Biodiversity Conservation Union (NABU), Member
- German United Services Trade Union (ver.di), Member
- Amnesty International, Member
- "Alle Gewählte in alphabetischer Reihenfolge". Der Bundeswahlleiter (in German). Retrieved 2 December 2019.
- Bureau of the Disability Intergroup of the European Parliament is established European Disability Forum, press release of 14 February 2020.
- Intergroup European Cancer Patient Coalition (ECPC).
- Doeleke, Karl (6 June 2020). "Früher Rat heute EU-Parlament – wie geht es Ihnen, Frau Langensiepen?". Hannoversche Allgemeine Zeitung. Retrieved 29 December 2020. Cite magazine requires
- "Apostles of Intersectionality Challenge Europe – Transcript". EU Scream. 23 October 2020. Retrieved 29 December 2020. Cite magazine requires