Helga Trüpel

Function Member
Phone Brussels+32-2-2847140
Phone Strasbourg+33-3-88175140

European Parliament
ASP 08H243
Rue Wiertz
B- 1047 Brussels

European Parliament
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Allée du Printemps-B.P. 1024/F
F-67070 Strasbourg Cedex

Party Bündnis 90/Die Grünen
Greens / EFA Group Member
Committees Culture and Education (Vice-Chair)
Budgets (Substitute Member)
Culture and Education (Coordinator)
Delegations People's Republic of China (Member)
United States (Substitute Member)
Web http://www.helgatruepel.de/
Social Media http://www.facebook.com/pages/Helga-Trupel/32661055209

Vice-Chair of the Committee on Culture and Education

  • born 21.7.1958 in Moers, Germany, one daughter
  • graduated from High school in Moers, studied German, Religion and Education, Psychology in Bremen,  1988 PhD in literary sciences
  • since 1980 member of the party "Die Grünen"
  • 1987 - 1991 member of the city council of Bremen (Bürgerschaft)
  • 1991 - 1995 Senator for Culture and Integration of foreigners
  • 2003 - 2004 Vice-president of the city council of Bremen
  • since 1994 bureau member of the "Kulturpolitische Gesellschaft"
  • focus of parliamentary work:  culture, economy, science


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FIFA corruption case

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Investigative journalism fund

Commission under fire for blocking proposed fund

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Recent revelations of high-level corruption cases in FIFA

Greens/EFA motion for resolution

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Case of Nadiya Savchenko

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Destruction of cultural sites perpetrated by ISIS/Da’esh

Greens/EFA motion for resolution

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Commemoration of the centennial of the Armenian Genocide

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ITER nuclear fusion project

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Murder of Boris Nemtsov and the state of democracy in Russia

Greens/EFA motion for resolution

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Situation in Ukraine

Greens/EFA motion for resolution

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EU budget

Shortfalls and chaotic budgeting doomed to continue

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