Working Group on the Quality of Childhood at the European Parliament

MEP Karin Resetarits (Austria, Alde Party), together with Christopher Clouder, set up the

Working Group on the Quality of Childhood at the European Parliament in 2006.
The Alliance for Childhood is helpful to the Members of the Parliament to develop the
agenda for the Working Group sessions and to draft the reports of these meetings.

 

  • The sessions are organized six times per year.
  • The sessions are hosted by MEPs.
  • The sessions are open for public. They are announced in the Parliament Building and via a mailing list by Michiel Matthes, Secretary-General of the AFC-ENG.

 

MEPs participating in the Working Group

 

MEPs that hosted QoC Talks during the European Parliament legislature 2004-2009

 

  • MEP Rovana Plumb (Group of the Progressive Alliance of Socialists and Democrats in the European Parliament, Romania)
  • MEP Karin Resetarits (Group of the Alliance of Liberals and Democrats for Europe (ALDE), Austria). She is the founding MEP of this Working Group.

 

MEPs that hosted QoC Talks during the European Parliament legislature 2009-2014

 

  • MEP Gerald Häfner (Group of the Greens/European Free Alliance, Germany)
  • MEP Liisa Jaakonsaari (Group of the Progressive Alliance of Socialists and Democrats in the European Parliament, Finland)
  • MEP Anneli Jäätteenmäki (Group of the Alliance of Liberals and Democrats for Europe (ALDE), Finland)
  • MEP Lívia Járóka (Group of the European People's Party (EPP), Hungary)
  • MEP Karin Kadenbach (Group of the Progressive Alliance of Socialists and Democrats in the European Parliament, Austria)
  • MEP Jürgen Klute (Confederal Group of the European United Left - Nordic Green Left, Germany)
  • MEP Peter Liese (Group of the European People's Party (EPP), Germany)
  • MEP Edward McMillan-Scott (Group of the Alliance of Liberals and Democrats for Europe (ALDE), UK)
  • MEP Judith Merkies (Group of the Progressive Alliance of Socialists and Democrats in the European Parliament, The Netherlands)
  • MEP Lambert van Nistelrooij (Group of the European People's Party (EPP), The Netherlands)
  • MEP Vittorio Prodi (Group of the Progressive Alliance of Socialists and Democrats in the European Parliament, Italy)
  • MEP Evelyn Regner (Group of the Progressive Alliance of Socialists and Democrats in the European Parliament, Austria)

 

MEPs that indicated to be willing to host QoC Talks during the European Parliament legislature 2014-2019

 

  • MEP Kostas Chrysogonos (Confederal Group of the European United Left - Nordic Green Left (GUE/NGL), Greece)
  • MEP Nathalie Griesbeck (Group of the Alliance of Liberals and Democrats for Europe (ALDE), France)
  • MEP Anna Hedh (Group of the Progressive Alliance of Socialists and Democrats in the European Parliament, Sweden)
  • MEP Karin Kadenbach (Group of the Progressive Alliance of Socialists and Democrats in the European Parliament, Austria)
  • MEP Jozsef Nagy (Group of the European People's Party (EPP), Slovakia)
  • MEP Evelyn Regner (Group of the Progressive Alliance of Socialists and Democrats in the European Parliament, Austria)
  • MEP Julie Ward (Group of the Progressive Alliance of Socialists and Democrats in the European Parliament UK)
  • MEP Arne Gericke (European Conservatives and Reformists Group, Germany)

 

The Alliance for Childhood is assisting the Members of the European Parliament to develop the agenda for the Working Group's sessions and to draft the reports of these meetings.