Date of birth : , Stockholm

6th parliamentary term Anders WIJKMAN

Political groups

  • 20-07-2004 / 13-07-2009 : Group of the European People's Party (Christian Democrats) and European Democrats - Member

National parties

  • 20-07-2004 / 13-07-2009 : Kristdemokraterna (Sweden)


  • 21-07-2004 / 14-01-2007 : Committee on the Environment, Public Health and Food Safety
  • 15-09-2004 / 13-07-2009 : Delegation to the ACP-EU Joint Parliamentary Assembly
  • 19-01-2006 / 14-02-2007 : Temporary Committee on the alleged use of European countries by the CIA for the transport and illegal detention of prisoners
  • 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
  • 10-05-2007 / 04-02-2009 : Temporary committee on climate change


  • 22-07-2004 / 14-01-2007 : Committee on Development
  • 15-09-2004 / 13-03-2007 : Delegation for relations with the United States
  • 15-01-2007 / 30-01-2007 : Committee on Development
  • 31-01-2007 / 13-07-2009 : Committee on Development
  • 14-03-2007 / 13-07-2009 : Delegation for relations with the United States


Contributions to plenary debates

Speeches made during the plenary session and written declarations relating to plenary debates. Rules Rule 204 and 171(11)

Reports - as rapporteur

A rapporteur is appointed in the responsible parliamentary committee to draft a report on proposals of a legislative or budgetary nature, or other issues. In drafting their report, rapporteurs may consult with relevant experts and stakeholders. They are also responsible for the drafting of compromise amendments and negotiations with shadow rapporteurs. Reports adopted at committee level are then examined and voted on in plenary. Rule 55

Opinions - as rapporteur

Committees may draft an opinion to a report of the responsible committee covering the elements linked to their committee remit. Rapporteurs of such opinions are also responsible for the drafting of compromise amendments and negotiations with shadow rapporteurs of the opinion. Rule 56, Rule 57, Annex VI

Proposal for a directive of the European Parliament and of the Council on the promotion of the use of energy from renewable sources

15-07-2008 ENVI_AD(2008)406140 PE406.140v02-00 ENVI

Communication from the Commission to the Council and the European Parliament: Mobilising public and private finance towards global access to climate-friendly, affordable and secure energy services: The Global Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy Fund

19-12-2007 DEVE_AD(2007)396718 PE396.718v03-00 DEVE

Communication from the Commission to the European Council: External energy relations – from principles to action

03-05-2007 DEVE_AD(2007)386597 PE386.597v02-00 DEVE

Motions for resolutions

Members can table an individual motion on issues falling within the EU’s sphere of activity. This motion is forwarded to the responsible committee for consideration.Rule 143

Parliamentary questions

Questions for oral answer with debate may be tabled by a committee, a political group or at least 5% of Parliament’s component Members . The addressees are other EU institutions. The Conference of Presidents decides whether, and in what order, questions are placed on the final draft agenda for a Plenary sitting. Rule 128

Written declarations (up to 16 January 2017)

**This instrument no longer exists since 16 January 2017**. A written declaration was an initiative on a matter falling within the EU’s competence. It could be co-signed by Members within a 3 month period.

WRITTEN DECLARATION on the establishment of an International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA)

08-10-2008 P6_DCL(2008)0082 Lapsed
Mechtild ROTHE Anders WIJKMAN Claude TURMES Fiona HALL Umberto GUIDONI
Date opened : 08-10-2008
Lapse date : 22-01-2009
Number of signatories : 106 - 23-01-2009

WRITTEN DECLARATION on equal recognition of civil partnerships

22-09-2008 P6_DCL(2008)0076 Lapsed
Sharon BOWLES Anders WIJKMAN Martine ROURE Caroline LUCAS Elspeth ATTWOOLL
Date opened : 22-09-2008
Lapse date : 15-01-2009
Number of signatories : 160 - 16-01-2009

WRITTEN DECLARATION on impunity of alleged perpetrators of genocide

06-06-2007 P6_DCL(2007)0059 Lapsed
Date opened : 06-06-2007
Lapse date : 11-10-2007
Number of signatories : 76 - 11-10-2007

Attendance list

This attendance record is an extract from the Minutes of plenary sittings of the 6th parliamentary term. The information therein is supplied for information purposes only and covers the Member's term of office in the European Parliament. It is raw data and does not include corrections for justified absence because of illness, maternal/paternal leave, authorised parliamentary delegation business etc.