Rainer Wieland

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Rainer Wieland
MEP
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Member of the European Parliament
Assumed office
1 July 2009
Constituency Germany
Personal details
Born (1957-02-19) 19 February 1957 (age 60)
Stuttgart, Germany
Political party  German
Christian Democratic Union
 EU
European People's Party
Alma mater University of Paris
Website www.mdep.de
Rainer Wieland 2012

Rainer Wieland (born 19 February 1957) is a German politician and Member of the European Parliament (MEP) for Germany. He is a member of the Christian Democratic Union, part of the European People's Party.[1]

Since 2009 he has been one of the 14 Vice Presidents of the Parliament. He is a member of the conservative Christian Democratic Union, part of the European People's Party. Rainer Wieland is chairman of Europa-Union Deutschland Baden-Württemberg (regional section of UEF) and since 2011 has been President of Europa-Union Deutschland.[2]

Tasks and responsibilities[edit]

  • Vice-President of the European Parliament, with special responsibility for buildings, budget, transport, environment-conscious Parliament, Ad Hoc Working Group on the implementation of security policies and strategies, relations with the French, Belgian and Luxembourg authorities on the seat and places of work of the Parliament , Representing the President of the Parliament for Africa / ACP
  • Member of the Committee on Constitutional Affairs
  • Member of the Committee on Development
  • Deputy in the Legal Committee
  • Deputy to the Committee on Petitions
  • Full member of the Parliamentary-Parity Assembly of the Agreement between the African, Caribbean and Pacific States and the European Union (ACP-EU)
  • Deputy for the delegation to the EU-Moldova Parliamentary Cooperation Committee
  • Deputy to the EURO-NEST Parliamentary Assembly

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