Jill EVANS
  • Jill
    EVANS
  • Group of the Greens/European Free Alliance
  • Member
  • United Kingdom Plaid Cymru - Party of Wales
  • Date of birth: 8 May 1959, Rhondda (Wales)

Political groups

  • 20.07.1999 / 19.07.2004 : Group of the Greens/European Free Alliance - Member
  • 20.07.2004 / 13.07.2009 : Group of the Greens/European Free Alliance - Member
  • 14.07.2009 / 30.06.2014 : Group of the Greens/European Free Alliance - Vice-Chair
  • 01.07.2014 ... : Group of the Greens/European Free Alliance - Member

National parties

  • 20.07.1999 / 19.07.2004 : Plaid Cymru - Parti of Wales (United Kingdom)
  • 20.07.2004 / 13.07.2009 : Plaid Cymru - Party of Wales (United Kingdom)
  • 14.07.2009 / 30.06.2014 : Plaid Cymru - Party of Wales (United Kingdom)
  • 01.07.2014 ... : Plaid Cymru - Party of Wales (United Kingdom)

Vice-Chair

  • 21.07.1999 / 14.01.2002 : Committee on Women's Rights and Equal Opportunities
  • 21.01.2002 / 19.07.2004 : Committee on Women's Rights and Equal Opportunities

Member

  • 21.07.1999 / 14.01.2002 : Committee on Employment and Social Affairs
  • 28.09.1999 / 14.01.2002 : Delegation to the EU-Lithuania Joint Parliamentary Committee
  • 13.12.2000 / 29.11.2001 : Temporary committee on human genetics and other new technologies in modern medicine
  • 17.01.2002 / 19.07.2004 : Committee on Employment and Social Affairs
  • 17.01.2002 / 20.01.2002 : Committee on Women's Rights and Equal Opportunities
  • 07.02.2002 / 30.04.2004 : Delegation to the EU-Lithuania Joint Parliamentary Committee
  • 21.07.2004 / 14.01.2007 : Committee on the Environment, Public Health and Food Safety
  • 15.09.2004 / 13.03.2007 : Delegation for relations with the Palestinian Legislative Council
  • 15.01.2007 / 30.01.2007 : Committee on the Environment, Public Health and Food Safety
  • 31.01.2007 / 13.07.2009 : Committee on the Environment, Public Health and Food Safety
  • 14.03.2007 / 13.07.2009 : Delegation for relations with the Palestinian Legislative Council
  • 16.07.2009 / 18.01.2012 : Committee on the Environment, Public Health and Food Safety
  • 16.09.2009 / 13.02.2011 : Delegation for relations with Iraq
  • 19.01.2012 / 30.06.2014 : Committee on the Environment, Public Health and Food Safety
  • 01.07.2014 / 18.01.2017 : Committee on Culture and Education
  • 14.07.2014 ... : Delegation for relations with Switzerland and Norway and to the EU-Iceland Joint Parliamentary Committee and the European Economic Area (EEA) Joint Parliamentary Committee
  • 19.01.2017 ... : Committee on Culture and Education

Substitute

  • 22.07.1999 / 14.01.2002 : Committee on the Environment, Public Health and Consumer Policy
  • 17.01.2002 / 19.07.2004 : Committee on the Environment, Public Health and Consumer Policy
  • 07.03.2002 / 30.04.2004 : Delegation to the EU-Estonia Joint Parliamentary Committee
  • 21.07.2004 / 14.01.2007 : Committee on Regional Development
  • 21.07.2004 / 14.01.2007 : Committee on Women's Rights and Gender Equality
  • 15.09.2004 / 13.03.2007 : Delegation for relations with the Gulf States, including Yemen
  • 15.01.2007 / 30.01.2007 : Committee on Regional Development
  • 15.01.2007 / 30.01.2007 : Committee on Women's Rights and Gender Equality
  • 31.01.2007 / 13.07.2009 : Committee on Regional Development
  • 31.01.2007 / 13.07.2009 : Committee on Women's Rights and Gender Equality
  • 16.07.2009 / 18.01.2012 : Committee on Agriculture and Rural Development
  • 16.09.2009 / 30.06.2014 : Delegation for relations with the Palestinian Legislative Council
  • 12.07.2010 / 18.01.2012 : Committee on Women's Rights and Gender Equality
  • 14.02.2011 / 30.06.2014 : Delegation for relations with Iraq
  • 19.01.2012 / 23.01.2012 : Committee on Women's Rights and Gender Equality
  • 19.01.2012 / 30.06.2014 : Committee on Agriculture and Rural Development
  • 01.07.2014 / 18.01.2017 : Committee on Transport and Tourism
  • 19.01.2017 ... : Committee on Transport and Tourism

Parliamentary activities in plenary – 7th parliamentary term

Speeches in plenary

620

Animal health (A7-0129/2014 - Marit Paulsen)

16-04-2014 P7_CRE-REV(2014)04-16(8.3)

Consumer product safety (A7-0355/2013 - Christel Schaldemose)

16-04-2014 P7_CRE-REV(2014)04-16(8.5)

Securities settlement and central securities depositories (A7-0039/2013 - Kay Swinburne)

16-04-2014 P7_CRE-REV(2014)04-16(8.10)

Labour force sample survey (A7-0344/2013 - Tatjana Ždanoka)

16-04-2014 P7_CRE-REV(2014)04-16(8.14)

European Maritime Safety Agency and response to pollution (A7-0300/2013 - Keith Taylor)

16-04-2014 P7_CRE-REV(2014)04-16(8.15)

Protection of species of wild fauna and flora (A7-0087/2014 - Matthias Groote)

16-04-2014 P7_CRE-REV(2014)04-16(8.18)

EU-Korea Framework Agreement as regards matters related to readmission (A7-0267/2014 - Hubert Pirker)

16-04-2014 P7_CRE-REV(2014)04-16(8.22)

Reports - as rapporteur

1

Reports - as shadow rapporteur

3

Opinions - as shadow rapporteur

5

OPINION on the proposal for a regulation of the European Parliament and of the Council establishing Horizon 2020 - The Framework Programme for Research and Innovation (2014-2020)

ENVI
25-09-2012 ENVI_AD(2012)487915

OPINION on the proposal for a Council decision on establishig the Specific Programme Implementing Horizon 2020 - The Framework Programme for Research and Innovation (2014-2020)

ENVI
20-09-2012 ENVI_AD(2012)487909

OPINION on the proposal for a directive of the European Parliament and of the Council on public procurement

ENVI
02-08-2012 ENVI_AD(2012)487738

OPINION on EU support for the ICC: facing challenges and overcoming difficulties

FEMM
21-09-2011 FEMM_AD(2011)469844

OPINION on reducing health inequalities in the European Union

FEMM
02-12-2010 FEMM_AD(2010)448914

Motions for resolutions

21

Motion for a resolution on the case of Arafat Jaradat and situation of Palestinian prisoners in Israeli jails

11-03-2013 B7-0155/2013

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

Joint motion for a resolution on the situation in Gaza

21-11-2012 RC-B7-0522/2012

Motion for a resolution on the conflict in the Gaza Strip

20-11-2012 B7-0526/2012

Motion for a resolution on the EU policy on the West Bank, including East Jerusalem

27-06-2012 B7-0373/2012

Motion for a resolution on Palestine, the raids of the Israeli forces on Palestinian TV stations

12-03-2012 B7-0160/2012

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

Motion for a resolution on Iran and its nuclear programme (2012/2512(RSP))

25-01-2012 B7-0041/2012

Joint motion for a resolution on the situation in Syria

14-12-2011 RC-B7-0721/2011

Joint motion for a resolution on the situation of women in Afghanistan and Pakistan

14-12-2011 RC-B7-0702/2011

Motion for a resolution on the Situation of Women in Afganistan and Pakistan

12-12-2011 B7-0708/2011

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

Written declarations

2

Written declaration on the rights of persons with disabilities

16-01-2014 P7_DCL(2014)0008 Lapsed

Details

Iñaki IRAZABALBEITIA FERNÁNDEZ , Marisa MATIAS , Antolín SÁNCHEZ PRESEDO , Izaskun BILBAO BARANDICA , Mark DEMESMAEKER , Jill EVANS , François ALFONSI , Martina ANDERSON , Marie-Thérèse SANCHEZ-SCHMID , Nikos CHRYSOGELOS

Date opened : 16-01-2014
Lapse date : 16-04-2014
Number of signatories : 142 - 17-04-2014

Written declaration on establishing 22 May as European Obesity Day

05-05-2010 P7_DCL(2010)0034 Lapsed

Details

Kyriacos TRIANTAPHYLLIDES , Cristian-Silviu BUŞOI , Miroslav MIKOLÁŠIK , Jo LEINEN , Jill EVANS

Date opened : 05-05-2010
Lapse date : 09-09-2010
Number of signatories : 100 - 09-09-2010

Parliamentary questions

64

EU Solidarity Fund

21-02-2014 P-002090/2014 Commission

Whaling by Japanese fleets

21-01-2014 E-000547/2014 Commission

Protecting traditional national and linguistic minorities in Europe and their languages

09-01-2014 O-000008/2014 Commission

Treatment of patients with mental illnesses in Serbia

14-11-2013 E-012936/2013 Commission

VP/HR - Treatment of migrant workers in Qatar

30-09-2013 E-011091/2013 Commission

Genetically modified animals

09-09-2013 E-009993/2013 Commission

VP/HR - Whaling in the Faroe Islands

07-08-2013 E-009528/2013 Commission

Plucking feathers from live birds

06-08-2013 E-009501/2013 Commission

VP/HR - Situation in Burma

10-07-2013 E-008289/2013 Commission

Treatment of dogs in Serbia

10-07-2013 E-008288/2013 Commission

Parliamentary activities in plenary – 6th parliamentary term

Speeches in plenary

19

Role of the European Union in the Middle East (debate)

18-02-2009 P6_CRE(2009)02-18(14)

Geological storage of carbon dioxide (debate)

16-12-2008 P6_CRE(2008)12-16(13)

Revision of the framework directive on waste (debate)

16-06-2008 P6_CRE(2008)06-16(19)

The European Interest: succeeding in the age of globalisation (debate)

14-11-2007 P6_CRE(2007)11-14(2)

Non-proliferation and nuclear disarmament (debate)

13-03-2007 P6_CRE(2007)03-13(12)

Explanations of vote

14-02-2007 P6_CRE(2007)02-14(6)

A6-0009/2007 - SECOND REPORT on the proposal for a Council regulation laying down rules for voluntary modulation of direct payments provided for in Regulation (EC) No 1782/2003 establishing common rules for direct support schemes under the common agricultural policy and establishing certain support schemes for farmers, and amending Regulation (EC) No 1290/2005

Waste - Waste recycling (debate)

12-02-2007 P6_CRE(2007)02-12(14)

Flood assessment and management (debate)

12-06-2006 P6_CRE(2006)06-12(20)

Explanations of vote

17-11-2005 P6_CRE(2005)11-17(14)

Opinions - as rapporteur

2

OPINION Proposal for a Council decision establishing the specific Programme "Prevention, Preparedness and Consequence Management of Terrorism", for the Period 2007-2013 - General Programme "Security and Safeguarding Liberties"

REGI
26-04-2006 REGI_AD(2006)370110

OPINION Communication from the Commission to the Council and the European Parliament: Financing Natura 2000

REGI
07-03-2005 REGI_AD(2005)353420

Motions for resolutions

32

MOTION FOR A RESOLUTION on the conflict in the Gaza Strip

12-01-2009 B6-0054/2009

JOINT MOTION FOR A RESOLUTION on the case of the al-Kurd family

19-11-2008 RC-B6-0608/2008

MOTION FOR A RESOLUTION on the case of the al-Kurd family

18-11-2008 B6-0609/2008

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

MOTION FOR A RESOLUTION on the situation of Palestinian prisoners in Israeli jails

27-08-2008 B6-0382/2008

MOTION FOR A RESOLUTION on the situation of Palestinian prisoners

02-07-2008 B6-0339/2008

MOTION FOR A RESOLUTION on rising food prices in the EU and developing countries

14-05-2008 B6-0221/2008

JOINT MOTION FOR A RESOLUTION on the situation in the Gaza Strip

19-02-2008 RC-B6-0066/2008

MOTION FOR A RESOLUTION on the situation in the Gaza Strip

13-02-2008 B6-0068/2008

JOINT MOTION FOR A RESOLUTION on women's rights in Saudi Arabia

12-12-2007 RC-B6-0526/2007

MOTION FOR A RESOLUTION on Saudia Arabia

11-12-2007 B6-0539/2007

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

Written declarations

4

Written declaration on the electronic identification system for sheep (EID)

01-09-2008 P6_DCL(2008)0068 Lapsed

Details

Alyn SMITH , Jill EVANS , Mairead McGUINNESS , James NICHOLSON , Neil PARISH

Date opened : 01-09-2008
Lapse date : 04-12-2008
Number of signatories : 81 - 05-12-2008

Written declaration on the importation of Brazilian beef into the EU

03-09-2007 P6_DCL(2007)0071 Lapsed

Details

Alyn SMITH , Jill EVANS , Mairead McGUINNESS , James NICHOLSON , Neil PARISH

Date opened : 03-09-2007
Lapse date : 03-12-2007
Number of signatories : 51 - 04-12-2007

Written declaration on human rights abuses and the national status of West Papua

11-12-2006 P6_DCL(2006)0090 Lapsed

Details

Caroline LUCAS , Jill EVANS , Luigi COCILOVO , Jean LAMBERT

Date opened : 11-12-2006
Lapse date : 29-03-2007
Number of signatories : 52 - 29-03-2007

Written declaration on the commemoration of the 60th anniversary of the bombing of Hiroshima and Nagasaki

23-05-2005 P6_DCL(2005)0031 Lapsed

Details

Gisela KALLENBACH , Jill EVANS , Tobias PFLÜGER , Jean-Luc DEHAENE , Ana GOMES

Date opened : 23-05-2005
Lapse date : 23-08-2005
Number of signatories : 79 - 23-08-2005

Parliamentary questions

33

EU aid to Israel

04-02-2009 E-0900/2009 Commission

EU projects in Gaza

02-02-2009 E-0807/2009 Commission

Equality regulations

02-12-2008 E-6618/2008 Commission

Fines imposed some time after the alleged offences

14-11-2008 E-6360/2008 Commission

Wind turbines

17-10-2008 E-5830/2008 Commission

Religious freedom in Vietnam

14-10-2008 E-5724/2008 Commission

Search and rescue dogs

21-07-2008 E-4389/2008 Commission

Inhabitants of the Chagos Islands

21-05-2008 E-3080/2008 Commission

Palestinian prisoners in Israeli jails

15-04-2008 O-0041/2008 Commission

Parliamentary activities in plenary – 5th parliamentary term

Speeches in plenary

63

Economic and financial guidelines

25-02-2004 P5_CRE(2004)02-25(5)

Nuclear disarmament

11-02-2004 P5_CRE(2004)02-11(2)

Genetically modified organisms

01-07-2003 P5_CRE(2003)07-01(5)

Official controls on animal products intended for human consumption

05-06-2003 P5_CRE(2003)06-05(2)

Transboundary movement of GMOs

03-06-2003 P5_CRE(2003)06-03(8)

Non-commercial movement of pet animals

09-04-2003 P5_CRE(2003)04-09(8)

Combating HIV/AIDS, malaria and tuberculosis in developing countries

27-03-2003 P5_CRE(2003)03-27(1)

Equality of opportunities between women and men in the use of the Structural Funds

12-03-2003 P5_CRE(2003)03-12(8)

Situation in Iraq

29-01-2003 P5_CRE(2003)01-29(2)

Humanitarian crisis in North Korea

16-01-2003 P5_CRE(2003)01-16(7)

Reports - as rapporteur

4

Motions for resolutions

52

MOTION FOR A RESOLUTION on progress at the Intergovernmental Conference

01-12-2003 B5-0528/2003

MOTION FOR A RESOLUTION on the outcome of the European Council (Brussels, 20-21 March 2003)

25-03-2003 B5-0199/2003

MOTION FOR A RESOLUTION on preparation for the Spring European Council on 21 March 2003 in Brussels

06-02-2003 B5-0114/2003/rev. 1

MOTION FOR A RESOLUTION on the WTO agricultural trade negotiations

04-02-2003 B5-0102/2003

Written declarations

1

Written declaration on endometriosis

19-04-2004 P5_DCL(2004)0030 Lapsed

Details

John BOWIS , Jill EVANS , Imelda Mary READ , Catherine STIHLER , Diana WALLIS

Date opened : 19-04-2004
Lapse date : 06-05-2004
Number of signatories : 73 - 06-05-2004

Parliamentary questions

55

Answer to Written Question P-0524/04

15-04-2004 P-1376/2004 Commission

Endometriosis

30-01-2004 E-0329/2004 Commission

The case of Mrs Siham Qandah, Jordan

15-01-2004 E-0137/2004 Commission

GM food and crop imports

15-01-2004 E-0136/2004 Commission

North Korean refugees

21-10-2003 E-3214/2003 Commission

The use of non-human primates in scientific experiments

15-10-2003 H-0639/2003 Commission

Miscarriages of justice

17-07-2003 H-0509/2003 Commission

Increase of EU funding for rehabilitation of torture victims

14-07-2003 O-0058/2003 Commission

Declarations (7th parliamentary term)

Declaration of financial interests

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