MEP Angelika Werthmann

Former Member of the European Parliament

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Born in Schwarzach, Pongau Region, Austria

"University Entrance Examination" (A-levels) in Salzburg, subsequently studies of Philology at the Paris-Lodron University, Salzburg

stays abroad also in Italy and The United Kingdom

Advanced further education in Economics, Psychology, Management, Medicine,
Sport and Tourism.

Working amongst others as a Teacher, Interpreter/Translator in the areas of Education, Business, Medicine and Tourism.


Candidate for the Election to the Austrian National Parliament ('List Martin for Democracy, Control und Justice'), No. 12 on the list

Elected as Member of the European Parliament ('List Martin for Democracy, Control und Justice'), No. 3 on the list

In July withdrawal from 'List Martin', since then Independent Member in the European Parliament

Since July Member of the ALDE

Parliamentary work in EP

Member of

  • Committee on Budgets
  • Committee on Petitions
  • Delegation for relations with the countries of South Asia


  • Committee on Women's Rights and Gender Equality
  • Delegation for relations with Switzerland and Norway, Joint Parliamentary Committee EU-Iceland and Joint Parliamentary Committee European Economic Area (EEA)
  • Delegation for relations with the United States

Amongst others member of:

  • High-Level Contact Group for Relations with the Turkish Cypriot Community in the Northern Part of the Island
  • Vice-president of European Advocates for Epilepsy Working Group
  • European Alzheimer’s Alliance

Gendermainstreaming in Gender Policy

A Lecture by MEP Angelika Werthmann, Member of the European Parliament
The Strasbourg Conference on International Law & Human Rights
"The Role of International Law to Promote Sustainable Development, Youth Empowerment & Women's Rights"
(Strasbourg, France; April 14th - 16th, 2014)