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Ambassadors for the European Year of Citizens

Ambassadors: A host of celebrities and public personalities support the EYC2013 as Ambassadors, on an EU and National level.

 

 

  • AustriaAustria
    Austria:

     

    NAMEAleksandra Izdebska

    PROFESSIONFounder and CEO of DiTech 

    PORTRAIT

     

    NAME: Mercedes Echerer

    PROFESSION: Actress

    PORTRAIT (EN)  (DE)

     

     

     

     

     

     

  • BulgariaBulgaria
    Bulgaria:

     

     

     

     

     

     

  • BelgiumBelgium
    Belgium:
    NAME: Bent Van Looy
    PROFESSION: Muzikant, Zanger
    PORTRAIT (FR) (DE) (NL)
    NAME: Maureen Dor
    PROFESSION: Artiste
    PORTRAIT (FR) (DE) (NL)

     

     

     

     

     

     

    NAME: Jean Michel Saive
    PROFESSION: Table Tennis player
    PORTRAIT (EN) (FR) (DE) (NL)

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

    NAME: Philippe Geluck
    PROFESSION: Cartoonist
    PORTRAIT (EN) (FR) (DE) (NL)

     

     

    Jean Michel Saive

     

     

     

       

       

  • CroatiaCroatia
    Croatia:

    NAME: Gordan Kozulj

    PROFESSION: Consultant

    PORTRAIT (EN) (HR)

    NAME: Sanja Doležal

    PROFESSION:Musician, TV host

    PORTRAIT (EN) (HR)

     

     

  • CyprusCyprus
    Cyprus:

    NAME: Antigoni Papdopoulou

    PROFESSION: Member of the European Parliament

    PORTRAIT (EN) (EL)

    NAME: Michalis Attalides

    PROFESSION: Rector of the University of Nicosia

    PORTRAIT (EN) (EL)

     

     

     

     

     

     

  • Czech RepublicCzech Republic
    Czech Republic:

     

     

     

     

     

     

  • DenmarkDenmark
    Denmark:

     

     

     

     

     

     

  • EstoniaEstonia
    Estonia:

    NAME: Martin Kala

    PROFESSION: Legal advisor and Author

     

    PORTRAIT (EN) (ET)

     

     

     

     

     

     

  • FinlandFinland
    Finland:

    NAME: Alexander Stubb

    PROFESSION:

    Minister for European Affairs and Foreign Trade

    PORTRAIT (EN) (FI)

     

     

  • FranceFrance
    France:

    NAME: Taig Khris

    PROFESSION: Professional vert      skater (skateboarding)

    PORTRAIT (EN)  (FR)

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

  • GermanyGermany
    Germany:

     

    NAME: Peter Kloeppel

    PROFESSION: Chief Editor, RTL 

    PORTRAIT (EN) (DE)

     

     

    NAME: Paul van Dyk

    PROFESSION: DJ, Musikproduzent, Radiomoderator  

    PORTRAIT (EN) (DE)

    NAME: Romani Oskar Rose

    PROFESSION:  Businessman, civil rights activist, Chairman of the Central Council of German Sinti and Roma

    PORTRAIT (EN) (DE)

     

     

     

  • GreeceGreece
    Greece:

     

    NAME: Sia Kosioni

    PROFESSION: Journalist and news broadcaster 

    PORTRAIT (EN) (EL)

     

     

     

     

  • HungaryHungary
    Hungary:

    NAME: János Lackfi

    PROFESSION: writer, poet and literary translator    

    PORTRAIT (EN) (HU)

     ’Photo by Fejér János'

    NAME: Judit Polgár

    PROFESSION: Olympic Chess Champion   

    PORTRAIT (EN) (HU)

     

    NAME: Kárász Róbert

    PROFESSION: TV journalists

    PORTRAIT (EN) (HU)

     

     

     

     

     

     

  • IrelandIreland
    Ireland:

     

     

     

  • ItalyItaly
    Italy:

     

     

     

     

     

     

  • LatviaLatvia
    Latvia:

    NAME: Andris Gobinš

    PROFESSION: President of the European Movement - Latvia, Member of the European Economic and Social Committee (EESC), Freelance Trainer

    PORTRAIT (EN)  (LV)

     

     

    NAME: Rasma Pipike

    PROFESSION: Director of Civil Alliance - Latvia

    PORTRAIT (EN) (LV)

     

     

     

     

     

  • LithuaniaLithuania
    Lithuania:

    Name: Šarūnas Adomavičius        

    Profession: Director of Transatlantic Cooperation

    and Security Policy Department

    at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs

    of the Republic of Lithuania; 

    Associate Professor at M. Romeris University.

     

    PORTRAIT EN LT

     

     

     

     

     

     

  • LuxembourgLuxembourg
    Luxembourg:

    NAME: Jean-Paul Friedrich

    PROFESSION: Präsident von ELA Luxemburg

    PORTRAIT (DE) (EN)

    NAME: Stephanie Sorvillo

    TITLE/OCCUPATION: Age-In representative

      PORTRAIT (EN) (FR) (DE)

     

     

     

     

     

  • MaltaMalta
    Malta:

    NAME: Roberta Metsola

    TITLE/OCCUPATION:Lawyer;

    Member of the European Parliament

      PORTRAIT (EN) (MT)

    NAME: Claudette Abela Baldacchino

    TITLE/OCCUPATION: Politician and Member of the European parliament /

    Politiku u Membru Parlamentari Ewropew

      PORTRAIT (EN) (MT)

    NAME: Joseph Cuschieri

    TITLE/OCCUPATION: Politician and Member of the European parliament /

    Politiku u Membru Parlamentari Ewropew

      PORTRAIT (EN) (MT)

    NAME: Marlene Mizzi

    TITLE/OCCUPATION:  Politician and Member of the European parliament /

    Politiku u Membru Parlamentari Ewropew

      PORTRAIT (EN) (MT)

     

     

     

     

     

     

  • NetherlandsNetherlands
    Netherlands:

     

    NAME: Bart Veldkamp

    PROFESSION: Former professional ice-skater and coach

    PORTRAIT (NL) (EN)

    NAME: Herman Wijffels

    PROFESSION

    professor duurzaamheid aan de university van utrecht / voorzitter / economist / ex-politicus /

      PORTRAIT (NL) (EN)                         

       

  • PolandPoland
    Poland:

    NAME: Beata Sadowska

    PROFESSION: Journalist

    PORTRAIT

     

     

     

    NAME: Przemysław Saleta

    PROFESSION: Polish and European Boxing Champion, and European and World Kick-Boxing Champion

    PORTRAIT

     

     

     

     

  • PortugalPortugal
    Portugal:

     

    NAME: Eduardo Paz Ferreira

    PROFESSION: Lawyer and Senior Professor

     

    PORTRAIT (PT) (EN)

    NAME: Luis Portela

    PROFESSION: Chairman of Bial Laboratories

     

    PORTRAIT (EN)

    NAME

    Paulo de Almeida Sande 

    PROFESSION

    Professor of Political Science and

    International Relations at the Universidade Católica

    of Lisbon            


    PORTRAIT (EN)  (PT)

     

     

     

     

     

  • RomaniaRomania
    Romania:

    NAME: Constantin Chiriac

    PROFESSION

    Professor, actor, director of the "Radu Stanca"

    National Theatre

    PORTRAIT (EN) (RO)

     

     

     

     

     

     

  • SlovakiaSlovakia
    Slovakia:

     

    NAMEKatarína Brychtová

    PROFESSION: TV Presenter

     PORTRAIT (EN) (SK)

     

     

     

    NAMEMirka Molnar Lachka

        PROFESSION Europe for Citizens Contact Point in Slovakia

     PORTRAIT (EN) (SK)

     

     

             NAMESamuel Abrahám

         PROFESSION College President

     

    PORTRAIT (EN) (SK)

     

     

     

     

     

  • SloveniaSlovenia
    Slovenia:

    NAME: Fanči Moljk 

         PROFESSION:

    Upokojena učiteljica, prostovoljka pri projektu Simbioz@,

    slovenski projekt prostovoljstva za dvig

    računalniške pismenost pri starejših

    s pomočjo medgeneracijske povezave

     

     

    PORTRAIT (SL) (EN)

    NAME

    Peter Matjašič

         PROFESSION 

    Predsednik Evropskega mladinskega foruma (YFJ),

    ki predstavlja platformo nacionalnih

    mladinskih svetov in mednarodnih

    nevladnih mladinskih organizacij v Evropi

     

    PORTRAIT (SL) (EN)

    NAME: Renata Salecl

         PROFESSION profesorica in esejistka, filozofinja

    in sociologinja,

    raziskovalka na Inštitutu

    za kriminologijo Pravne fakultete Univerze v Ljubljani

     

    PORTRAIT (SL) (EN)

    NAME: Breda Kutin

         PROFESSION Predsednica Zveze potrošnikov Slovenije,

    urednica revije VIP – neodvisne revije za potrošnike

     

    PORTRAIT (SI) (EN)

    NAME: Denis Avdić

         PROFESSION:Radijska in televizijska osebnost,

    stand-up komik 

     

    PORTRAIT (SI) (EN)

    NAME: Igor E. Bergant

         PROFESSION: TV Anchorman at national

    television

    PORTRAIT (SI) (EN)

     

     

     

     

  • SpainSpain
    Spain:
     

    NAME: Ferran Adria 

    PROFESSION: Spanish Chef

    PORTRAIT (EN) (ES)

     

     

     

     

     

    NAME: Irene Villa

    PROFESSION: Journalist, psychologist, writer and Paralympic skier

    PORTRAIT (EN) (ES)

     

     

    NAME: Theresa Zabell

    PROFESSION: Professional Sailor

    PORTRAIT (EN) (ES)

     

     

     

     

  • SwedenSweden
    Sweden:

     

     

     

     

     

     

  • United KingdomUnited Kingdom
    United Kingdom:

     

    NAME: Steve Miller

    PROFESSION: Motivational Trainer

    PORTRAIT

     

     

     

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