Britta THOMSEN
  • Britta
    THOMSEN
  • Denmark
  • Born on 23 January 1954, Aalborg

Political groups

  • 20.07.2004 / 13.07.2009 : Socialist Group in the European Parliament - Member
  • 14.07.2009 / 30.06.2014 : Group of the Progressive Alliance of Socialists and Democrats in the European Parliament - Member

National parties

  • 20.07.2004 / 13.07.2009 : Socialdemokratiet (Denmark)
  • 14.07.2009 / 30.06.2014 : Socialdemokratiet (Denmark)

Vice-Chair

  • 26.07.2004 / 14.01.2007 : Committee on Industry, Research and Energy
  • 21.09.2004 / 13.03.2007 : Delegation for relations with South Africa
  • 15.01.2007 / 30.01.2007 : Committee on Industry, Research and Energy
  • 14.03.2007 / 13.07.2009 : Delegation for relations with South Africa

Member

  • 21.07.2004 / 14.01.2007 : Committee on Women's Rights and Gender Equality
  • 21.07.2004 / 25.07.2004 : Committee on Industry, Research and Energy
  • 15.09.2004 / 20.09.2004 : Delegation for relations with South Africa
  • 15.01.2007 / 30.01.2007 : Committee on Women's Rights and Gender Equality
  • 31.01.2007 / 13.07.2009 : Committee on Women's Rights and Gender Equality
  • 31.01.2007 / 13.07.2009 : Committee on Industry, Research and Energy
  • 16.07.2009 / 18.01.2012 : Committee on Women's Rights and Gender Equality
  • 16.07.2009 / 18.01.2012 : Committee on Industry, Research and Energy
  • 16.09.2009 / 30.06.2014 : Delegation for relations with the Mercosur countries
  • 19.01.2012 / 30.06.2014 : Committee on Industry, Research and Energy
  • 19.01.2012 / 30.06.2014 : Committee on Women's Rights and Gender Equality

Substitute

  • 21.07.2004 / 14.01.2007 : Committee on Development
  • 15.01.2007 / 30.01.2007 : Committee on Development
  • 29.03.2007 / 13.07.2009 : Delegation for relations with Mercosur
  • 16.07.2009 / 18.01.2012 : Subcommittee on Security and Defence
  • 16.09.2009 / 30.06.2014 : Delegation to the EU-Kazakhstan, EU-Kyrgyzstan and EU-Uzbekistan Parliamentary Cooperation Committees, and for relations with Tajikistan, Turkmenistan and Mongolia
  • 08.10.2009 / 31.07.2011 : Special Committee on the Financial, Economic and Social Crisis
  • 19.01.2012 / 30.06.2014 : Subcommittee on Security and Defence
  • 04.06.2013 / 30.06.2014 : Delegation for relations with the countries of Southeast Asia and the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN)

Activités parlementaires en plénière pour la 7ème législature

Speeches in plenary

70

Elimination of female genital mutilation (continuation of debate)

06-02-2014 P7_CRE-REV(2014)02-06(5)

A 2030 framework for climate and energy policies (debate)

04-02-2014 P7_CRE-REV(2014)02-04(18)

Homophobia and discrimination on grounds of sexual orientation and gender identity (short presentation)

03-02-2014 P7_CRE-REV(2014)02-03(17)

Non-discrimination in the framework of sexual and reproductive health and rights (debate)

16-01-2014 P7_CRE-REV(2014)01-16(6)

Financial participation of employees in companies' proceeds (A7-0465/2013 - Phil Bennion)

14-01-2014 P7_CRE-REV(2014)01-14(6.13)

Reindustrialising Europe to promote competitiveness and sustainability (debate)

14-01-2014 P7_CRE-REV(2014)01-14(16)

Reports - as rapporteur

2

Reports - as shadow rapporteur

9

REPORT on a 2030 framework for climate and energy policies

ITRE ENVI
27-01-2014 A7-0047/2014

REPORT on gender mainstreaming in the work of the European Parliament

FEMM
27-10-2011 A7-0351/2011

REPORT on Revision of the Energy Efficiency Action Plan

ITRE
18-11-2010 A7-0331/2010

Opinions - as rapporteur

3

OPINION on the Green Paper: ‘From challenges to opportunities: towards a common strategic framework for EU research and innovation funding’

FEMM
18-07-2011 FEMM_AD(2011)465037

OPINION Opinion on developing the job potential of a new sustainable economy

FEMM
02-07-2010 FEMM_AD(2010)440172

OPINION on the Commission communication on Action against Cancer: European Partnership

FEMM
24-02-2010 FEMM_AD(2010)431010

Opinions - as shadow rapporteur

3

OPINION on eradication of torture in the world

FEMM
23-01-2014 FEMM_AD(2014)519704

OPINION on the proposal for a directive of the European Parliament and of the Council amending Directive 98/70/EC relating to the quality of petrol and diesel fuels and amending Directive 2009/28/EC on the promotion of the use of energy from renewable sources

ITRE
04-07-2013 ITRE_AD(2013)508012

OPINION on the Roadmap to a Single European Transport Area – Towards a competitive and resource efficient transport system

ITRE
07-10-2011 ITRE_AD(2011)469856

Motions for resolutions

10

Joint motion for a resolution on violence against women in India

16-01-2013 RC-B7-0028/2013

Motion for a resolution on Violence against women in India

14-01-2013 B7-0037/2013

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

Motion for a resolution on violence against lesbian women and LGBTI rights in Africa

02-07-2012 B7-0400/2012

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

Joint motion for a resolution on ending female genital mutilation

12-06-2012 RC-B7-0304/2012

Motion for a resolution on ending female genital mutilation

11-06-2012 B7-0307/2012

Joint motion for a resolution on the fight against homophobia in Europe

22-05-2012 RC-B7-0234/2012

Written declarations

4

Written declaration on establishing a European day in recognition of the victims of European colonisation and colonial slavery

15-04-2013 P7_DCL(2013)0002 Lapsed

Details

Jean-Jacob BICEP , Eva JOLY , João FERREIRA , Bill NEWTON DUNN , Jean-Luc BENNAHMIAS , Britta THOMSEN , Marc TARABELLA , John ATTARD-MONTALTO , Filip KACZMAREK , Gay MITCHELL , Søren Bo SØNDERGAARD , Ivo VAJGL

Date opened : 15-04-2013
Lapse date : 15-07-2013
Number of signatories : 116 - 15-07-2013

Written declaration on the Council of Europe Convention on preventing and combating violence against women and domestic violence

19-11-2012 P7_DCL(2012)0037 Lapsed

Details

Britta THOMSEN , Mikael GUSTAFSSON , Barbara MATERA , Antonyia PARVANOVA , Raül ROMEVA i RUEDA

Date opened : 19-11-2012
Lapse date : 19-02-2013
Number of signatories : 287 - 07-02-2013

Written declaration on underweight catwalk models

22-06-2011 P7_DCL(2011)0033 Lapsed

Details

Britta THOMSEN , Edit BAUER , Eva-Britt SVENSSON , Marc TARABELLA , Marina YANNAKOUDAKIS

Date opened : 22-06-2011
Lapse date : 27-10-2011
Number of signatories : 74 - 27-10-2011

Written declaration on an EU homelessness strategy

06-09-2010 P7_DCL(2010)0061 Adopted

Details

Britta THOMSEN , Elizabeth LYNNE , Ilda FIGUEIREDO , Karima DELLI , Jacek PROTASIEWICZ

Date opened : 06-09-2010
Lapse date : 16-12-2010
Adopted (date) : 16-12-2010
Text adopted (with the list of signatories) : P7_TA(2010)0499
Number of signatories : 391 - 16-12-2010

Parliamentary questions

40

Ageing and women's health

28-01-2013 P-000859/2013

Clarification of the future of ILUC

12-07-2012 E-006986/2012

Access to contraceptive services and information in EU Member States

30-03-2012 O-000091/2012

Trafficking in human beings

13-03-2012 O-000067/2012

Call for gender-balanced representation on the ECB executive board

05-03-2012 O-000051/2012

Intelligent Energy Europe programme (IEE) within the MFF

12-10-2011 O-000244/2011

Parliamentary activities in plenary – 6th parliamentary term

Speeches in plenary

52

Explanations of vote

02-04-2009 P6_CRE(2009)04-02(10)

A6-0186/2009 - REPORT on the application of Directive 2004/38/EC on the right of citizens of the Union and their family members to move and reside freely within the territory of the Member States

Explanations of vote

26-03-2009 P6_CRE(2009)03-26(5)

A6-0094/2009 - REPORT Report on the Food prices in Europe

Explanations of vote

10-03-2009 P6_CRE(2009)03-10(9)

A6-0044/2009 - REPORT Report on the proposal for a Council regulation on the Statute for a European private company

Explanations of vote (continuation)

13-01-2009 P6_CRE(2009)01-13(9)

A6-0505/2008 - REPORT Report on The Common Agricultural Policy and Global Food Security

Explanations of vote

18-12-2008 P6_CRE(2008)12-18(9)

A6-0441/2008 - REPORT Report on the proposal for a directive of the European Parliament and of the Council on the safety of toys

Promotion of the use of energy from renewable sources (debate)

16-12-2008 P6_CRE(2008)12-16(10)

State of the negotiations on the climate change and energy package (debate)

04-12-2008 P6_CRE(2008)12-04(3)

Explanations of vote

21-10-2008 P6_CRE(2008)10-21(9)

A6-0355/2008 - REPORT on ‘Better lawmaking 2006’ pursuant to Article 9 of the Protocol on the application of the principles of subsidiarity and proportionality

Explanations of vote

21-10-2008 P6_CRE(2008)10-21(9)

A6-0294/2008 - REPORT on the proposal for a decision of the European Parliament and of the Council establishing an action programme for the enhancement of quality in higher education and the promotion of intercultural understanding through co-operation with third countries (Erasmus Mundus) (2009-2013)

One-minute speeches on matters of political importance

20-10-2008 P6_CRE(2008)10-20(12)

Reports - as rapporteur

3

Opinions - as rapporteur

2

OPINION Proposal for a Decision of the European Parliament and of the Council establishing a Competitiveness and Innovation Framework Programme (2007-2013)

FEMM
07-02-2006 FEMM_AD(2006)367793

OPINION Proposal for a decision of the European Parliament and of the Council concerning the seventh framework programme of the European Community for research, technological development and demonstration activities (2007 to 2013)

FEMM
23-01-2006 FEMM_AD(2006)365013

Motions for resolutions

2

MOTION FOR A RESOLUTION on the situation in Bangladesh

08-07-2008 B6-0365/2008

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

Parliamentary questions

8

Murder of transsexual human rights defender in Honduras

24-02-2009 E-1442/2009

Murder of transsexual human rights defender in Honduras

24-02-2009 E-1441/2009

Implementation of Directive 2002/73/EC

04-11-2008 H-0863/2008

Whale by-catches in the course of industrial fishing operations

29-02-2008 E-1406/2008

District heating and cooling

18-07-2007 E-3877/2007

Environmental impact of the La Punta Yacht Port project, Ibiza

24-05-2007 H-0404/2007

Procedure for the selection and location of the Joint Technology Initiatives

02-04-2007 E-2022/2007

Declarations (7th parliamentary term)

Declaration of financial interests

Declarations of participation by Members in events organised by third parties

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