Lissy GRÖNER
  • Lissy
    GRÖNER
  • Germany
  • Date of birth: 31 May 1954, Langenfeld

Political groups

  • 25.07.1989 / 20.04.1993 : Socialist Group - Member
  • 21.04.1993 / 18.07.1994 : Group of the Party of European Socialists - Member
  • 19.07.1994 / 19.07.1999 : Group of the Party of European Socialists - Member
  • 20.07.1999 / 19.07.2004 : Group of the Party of European Socialists - Member
  • 20.07.2004 / 13.07.2009 : Socialist Group in the European Parliament - Member

National parties

  • 25.07.1989 / 18.07.1994 : Sozialdemokratische Partei Deutschlands (Germany)
  • 19.07.1994 / 19.07.1999 : Sozialdemokratische Partei Deutschlands (Germany)
  • 20.07.1999 / 19.07.2004 : Sozialdemokratische Partei Deutschlands (Germany)
  • 20.07.2004 / 13.07.2009 : Sozialdemokratische Partei Deutschlands (Germany)

Vice-Chair

  • 15.01.1992 / 18.07.1994 : Committee on Women's Rights

Member

  • 26.07.1989 / 14.01.1992 : Committee on Women's Rights
  • 26.07.1989 / 14.01.1992 : Committee on Youth, Culture, Education, the Media and Sport
  • 26.07.1989 / 14.01.1992 : Delegation for relations with Israel
  • 15.01.1992 / 10.02.1993 : Delegation for relations with Israel
  • 15.01.1992 / 18.07.1994 : Committee on Culture, Youth, Education and the Media
  • 11.02.1993 / 31.01.1994 : Delegation for relations with Israel
  • 01.02.1994 / 18.07.1994 : Delegation for relations with Israel
  • 21.07.1994 / 15.01.1997 : Committee on Culture, Youth, Education and the Media
  • 21.07.1994 / 15.01.1997 : Committee on Women's Rights
  • 21.07.1994 / 20.09.1995 : Members from the European Parliament to the Joint Assembly of the Agreement between the African, Caribbean and Pacific States and the European Union (ACP-EU)
  • 17.11.1994 / 11.07.1995 : Delegation to the EU-Cyprus Joint Parliamentary Committee
  • 12.07.1995 / 15.01.1997 : Delegation to the EU-Cyprus Joint Parliamentary Committee
  • 21.09.1995 / 15.01.1997 : Members from the European Parliament to the Joint Assembly of the Agreement between the African, Caribbean and Pacific States and the European Union (ACP-EU)
  • 16.01.1997 / 19.07.1999 : Committee on Culture, Youth, Education and the Media
  • 16.01.1997 / 19.07.1999 : Committee on Women's Rights
  • 16.01.1997 / 01.10.1997 : Members from the European Parliament to the Joint Assembly of the Agreement between the African, Caribbean and Pacific States and the European Union (ACP-EU)
  • 02.10.1997 / 19.07.1999 : Members from the European Parliament to the Joint Assembly of the Agreement between the African, Caribbean and Pacific States and the European Union (ACP-EU)
  • 21.07.1999 / 14.01.2002 : Committee on Culture, Youth, Education, the Media and Sport
  • 21.07.1999 / 14.01.2002 : Committee on Women's Rights and Equal Opportunities
  • 14.09.1999 / 14.01.2002 : Members from the European Parliament to the Joint Parliamentary Assembly of the Agreement between the African, Caribbean and Pacific States and the European Union (ACP-EU)
  • 17.01.2002 / 19.07.2004 : Committee on Culture, Youth, Education, the Media and Sport
  • 17.01.2002 / 19.07.2004 : Committee on Women's Rights and Equal Opportunities
  • 07.02.2002 / 19.07.2004 : Delegation to the EU-Russia Parliamentary Cooperation Committee
  • 21.07.2004 / 14.01.2007 : Committee on Culture and Education
  • 21.07.2004 / 14.01.2007 : Committee on Women's Rights and Gender Equality
  • 15.09.2004 / 13.07.2009 : Delegation to the ACP-EU Joint Parliamentary Assembly
  • 15.01.2007 / 30.01.2007 : Committee on Women's Rights and Gender Equality
  • 15.01.2007 / 30.01.2007 : Committee on Culture and Education
  • 31.01.2007 / 13.07.2009 : Committee on Women's Rights and Gender Equality
  • 31.01.2007 / 13.07.2009 : Committee on Culture and Education

Substitute

  • 26.07.1989 / 14.01.1992 : Committee on the Environment, Public Health and Consumer Protection
  • 18.02.1991 / 14.01.1992 : Committee on Development and Cooperation
  • 15.01.1992 / 18.07.1994 : Committee on the Environment, Public Health and Consumer Protection
  • 21.07.1994 / 15.01.1997 : Committee on Development and Cooperation
  • 16.01.1997 / 19.07.1999 : Committee on Development and Cooperation
  • 22.07.1999 / 14.01.2002 : Committee on Employment and Social Affairs
  • 17.01.2002 / 19.07.2004 : Committee on Employment and Social Affairs
  • 21.07.2004 / 14.01.2007 : Committee on Budgets
  • 15.09.2004 / 13.03.2007 : Delegation for relations with the countries of South Asia and the South Asia Association for Regional Cooperation (SAARC)
  • 15.01.2007 / 30.01.2007 : Committee on Budgets
  • 31.01.2007 / 13.07.2009 : Committee on Budgets
  • 15.03.2007 / 13.07.2009 : Delegation for relations with the countries of South Asia

Parliamentary activities in plenary – 6th parliamentary term

Speeches in plenary

54

Women's rights in Afghanistan

24-04-2009 P6_CRE(2009)04-24(5.1)

Combating female genital mutilation in the EU (A6-0054/2009, Cristiana Muscardini) (vote)

24-03-2009 P6_CRE(2009)03-24(4.16)

Combating the sexual exploitation of children and child pornography (debate)

03-02-2009 P6_CRE(2009)02-03(4)

Application of the principle of equal pay for men and women (debate)

17-11-2008 P6_CRE(2008)11-17(22)

Erasmus Mundus programme (2009-2013) (debate)

20-10-2008 P6_CRE(2008)10-20(16)

Forced prostitution and trafficking in women for the purpose of sexual exploitation (debate)

04-06-2008 P6_CRE(2008)06-04(28)

Progress made in equal opportunities and non-discrimination in the EU (debate)

20-05-2008 P6_CRE(2008)05-20(6)

Equality between women and men in the EU (debate)

27-09-2007 P6_CRE(2007)09-27(4)

Reports - as rapporteur

6

Opinions - as rapporteur

8

OPINION European Commission : Final annual accounts of the European Communities — Financial Year 2007

FEMM
12-02-2009 FEMM_AD(2009)418106

OPINION on the proposal for a Council directive on implementing the principle of equal treatment between persons irrespective of religion or belief, disability, age or sexual orientation

CULT
20-01-2009 CULT_AD(2009)415268

OPINION Proposal for a recommendation to the Council on combating the sexual exploitation of childred and child pornography

FEMM
08-10-2008 FEMM_AD(2008)409691

OPINION 2008 budget: Section III - Commission

FEMM
11-09-2007 FEMM_AD(2007)391991

OPINION Towards an EU strategy on the rights of the child

CULT
26-06-2007 CULT_AD(2007)388396

OPINION European Commission: Final annual accounts of the European Communities - Financial year 2005 - Volume I - Consolidated financial statements and consolidated reports on implementation of the budget

FEMM
28-02-2007 FEMM_AD(2007)382535

OPINION Proposal for a directive of the European Parliament and of the Council amending Council Directive 89/552/EEC on the coordination of certain provisions laid down by law, regulation or administrative action in Member States concerning the pursuit of television broadcasting activities

FEMM
05-10-2006 FEMM_AD(2006)374418

OPINION on Draft General Budget of the European Communities for the financial year 2005 Section III: Commission

FEMM
24-09-2004 FEMM_AD(2004)346953

Motions for resolutions

4

Written declarations

4

Written declaration on the creation of an EU-wide hotline for the victims of human trafficking

28-03-2007 P6_DCL(2007)0035 Lapsed

Details

Karin RIIS-JØRGENSEN , Silvia CIORNEI , Simon COVENEY , Lissy GRÖNER , Raül ROMEVA i RUEDA

Date opened : 28-03-2007
Lapse date : 28-06-2007
Number of signatories : 306 - 28-06-2007

Written declaration on respect for human rights in relation to the 2008 Olympic Games in Beijing

23-10-2006 P6_DCL(2006)0075 Lapsed

Details

Sepp KUSSTATSCHER , Eva LICHTENBERGER , Alexander Nuno PICKART ALVARO , Lissy GRÖNER , Thomas MANN

Date opened : 23-10-2006
Lapse date : 01-02-2007
Number of signatories : 85 - 01-02-2007

Written declaration on women's right to self-determination and adequate sex education and family planning in the European Union

12-12-2005 P6_DCL(2005)0079 Lapsed

Details

Katalin LÉVAI , Martine ROURE , Anne VAN LANCKER , Eva-Britt SVENSSON , Lissy GRÖNER

Date opened : 12-12-2005
Lapse date : 12-03-2006
Number of signatories : 84 - 12-03-2006

Written declaration on child helplines in Europe

26-09-2005 P6_DCL(2005)0050 Adopted

Details

Lissy GRÖNER , Genowefa GRABOWSKA , Karin RIIS-JØRGENSEN , Gérard ONESTA , Vasco GRAÇA MOURA

Date opened : 26-09-2005
Lapse date : 26-12-2005
Adopted (date) : 17-01-2006
Text adopted (with the list of signatories) : P6_TA(2006)0009
Number of signatories : 394 - 26-12-2005

Parliamentary questions

33

Punishments for homosexuality in Egypt, Bahrain and Morocco

22-04-2009 E-3276/2009 Commission

Punishments for homosexuality in Egypt, Bahrain and Morocco

22-04-2009 E-3275/2009 Council

Murder of transsexual human rights defender in Honduras

24-02-2009 E-1442/2009 Commission

Murder of transsexual human rights defender in Honduras

24-02-2009 E-1441/2009 Council

Youth in Action, Action 4.1

10-06-2008 E-3482/2008 Commission

Abolition of the Eurojus Adviser post

03-06-2008 E-3316/2008 Commission

Delay in publishing the call for Daphne III

30-01-2008 P-0540/2008 Commission

Visa Waiver Programme and HIV positive persons

26-11-2007 E-6038/2007 Commission

Visa Waiver Programme and HIV positive persons

26-11-2007 E-6037/2007 Council

Parliamentary activities in plenary – 5th parliamentary term

Speeches in plenary

58

Commission's annual policy strategy for 2005

20-04-2004 P5_CRE(2004)04-20(11)

Subsidies

09-03-2004 P5_CRE(2004)03-09(10)

Education and training and Active citizenship

09-03-2004 P5_CRE(2004)03-09(11)

International Women's Day

08-03-2004 P5_CRE(2004)03-08(3)

Situation of women

08-03-2004 P5_CRE(2004)03-08(7)

Involving young people in decision-making

25-02-2004 P5_CRE(2004)02-25(9)

Vote

12-02-2004 P5_CRE(2004)02-12(3)

Vote

17-12-2003 P5_CRE(2003)12-17(4)

Subsidy package - Community action programmes

20-11-2003 P5_CRE(2003)11-20(1)

Presentation by the Council of draft general budget - 2004

23-09-2003 P5_CRE(2003)09-23(5)

Reports - as rapporteur

9

Report on the follow-up to the Beijiig Action Platform (2000/2020(INI)) - Committee on Women's Rights and Equal Opportunities

FEMM
03-05-2000 A5-0125/2000

Report on the joint text approved by the Conciliation Committee for a European Parliament and Council decision establishing the Community action programme for youth - European Parliament Delegation to the Conciliation Committee

CULT
31-03-2000 A5-0100/2000

Recommendation for second reading on the common position adopted by the Council with a view to adopting a European Parliament and Council Decision establishing the "Youth" Community action programme - Committee on Culture, Youth, Education, the Media and Sport

CULT
19-10-1999 A5-0038/1999

Motions for resolutions

23

MOTION FOR A RESOLUTION on the European Union's policies on gender equality

04-03-2004 B5-0121/2004

  Proposition de résolution (article 50) Sur la condamnation à mort par lapidation pour adultère d'Amina Lawal

10-03-2003 B5-0172/2003

NB: This motion for a resolution is available in the original language only.

JOINT MOTION FOR A RESOLUTION on Afghanistan, one year after the Bonn Agreement

14-01-2003 RC-B5-0022/2003

MOTION FOR A RESOLUTION on Afghanistan, one year after the Bonn conference

09-01-2003 B5-0025/2003

JOINT MOTION FOR A RESOLUTION on Nigeria: the case of Mrs Amina Lawal

04-09-2002 RC-B5-0466/2002

  Proposition de résolution sur la condamnation à mort d'Amina Lawal au Nigéria

02-09-2002 B5-0470/2002

NB: This motion for a resolution is available in the original language only.

MOTION FOR A RESOLUTION on the EU-Russia Summit – 28 May 2002

08-05-2002 B5-0270/2002

Parliamentary questions

10

Unused EU funding in Bavaria totalling EUR 17 million for 2002

23-10-2003 E-3136/2003 Commission

Gender budgeting

20-10-2003 E-3071/2003 Commission

Discrimination against women in the Commission's new assessment system

17-10-2003 P-3102/2003 Commission

Application of the EC-Israel Association Agreement

24-06-2003 O-0053/2003 Commission

EU funds disbursed by Catholic organisations in the period 1997-2002

17-06-2003 E-2010/2003 Commission

Unused EU funding in Bavaria totalling EUR 17 million for 2002

13-06-2003 E-1953/2003 Commission

Use of funds by the Bavarian Prime Minister's Office to support events in Europe Week 2003

15-05-2003 P-1679/2003 Commission

Variations in EU postage rates

24-07-2000 E-2364/2000 Council

Access to the EU interpreting service

28-02-2000 P-0640/2000 Commission

Tenth anniversary of the Convention on the Rights of the Child

10-11-1999 O-0063/1999 Commission