Bodil VALERO : Curriculum vitae 

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Curriculum vitae (The MEP is solely responsible for the information published)  
Updated: 07/03/2019 

Education (qualifications and diplomas) 

  • 1991 : Uppsala University: Bachelor’s degree in Romance languages
  • 1995 : Uppsala University: Bachelor’s degree in law: special subject: environmental law and law on aliens

Professional career 

  • 1976-1978 : Hourly-paid supply teacher of music and drama
  • 1979-1984 : Organic farmer and music and drama teacher in Catalonia
  • 1984-1986 : Spanish teacher (evening classes), Sweden
  • 1984-2006 : Translator and interpreter, CBG Konsult, Gävle Immigrant Centre/private undertaking
  • 1986-1990 : Mother tongue teaching: Spanish and Catalan
  • 1995-2004 : Assistant to Inger Schörling, MEP (half-time) after only 4 months of replacement contracts with the Green Group in the European Parliament as an adviser in the Committee on Legal Affairs

Political career 

Offices held in a political party or national trade union  
  • 2012-2014 : Member of the National Executive and working committee of the Swedish Green Party
  • 2006-2016 : Swedish delegate to the European Green Party (9 years)
Offices held in local government bodies  
  • 1994-2010 : Municipal Councillor, Gävle
  • 1994-1998 : Member of the municipal executive, Gävle
  • 2002-2006 : Member of the municipal executive, Gävle
  • 1998-2006 : Member of Gävleborg County Council
  • 1994-1996 : Member of the Comprehensive School Board, Gävle
  • 1996-2006 : Member, Construction and Environment Board, Gävle
  • 1998-2002 : Member of the Health and Health Care Board
  • 2006-2014 : Opposition counciller in Gävle
Offices held in a regional assembly  
  • 1998-2006 : Member of Gävleborg County Council
  • 1998-2002 : Member of the Health and Medical Board
Offices held in regional government bodies  
  • 2002-2006 : Board for Growth and Regional Development
Offices held in a national parliament  
  • 2006-2014 : Member of the Swedish Parliament and its Committee on Foreign Affairs, member of the Committee on EU affairs, substitute member of the Committee on Social Security until 2010, substitute member of the Committee on Defence from 2010
  • 2006-2010 : Spokesperson on migration policy, spokesperson on foreign policy
  • 2006-2014 : Foreign policy spokesperson of the Swedish Green Party
Offices held in the EU institutions  
  • 2014 : Member of the European Parliament, committees: LIBE, PETI until 2017, SEDE and AFET + delegations
Offices held in other international organisations  
  • 2010-2013 : Spokesperson for ‘Forum South’
  • 2006-2014 : Swedish section of AWEPA (coordinator for Mozambique)
  • 2012-2015 : Project coordinator for Latin America in the Green Forum
  • 2015-2017 : Spokesperson of the EU Section of AWEPA
  • 2017 : Co-founder of the African European Parliamentary Initiative

Contact 

  • Bruxelles 

    Parlement européen
    Bât. Willy Brandt
    05M051
    60, rue Wiertz / Wiertzstraat 60
    B-1047 Bruxelles/Brussel
     
  • Strasbourg 

    Parlement européen
    Bât. Louise Weiss
    T05063
    1, avenue du Président Robert Schuman
    CS 91024
    F-67070 Strasbourg Cedex
     
  • Postal address 

    European Parliament
    Rue Wiertz
    Willy Brandt 05M051
    1047 Brussels
     
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