Monica Frassoni

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Monica Frassoni

Monica Frassoni (born 10 September 1963, Veracruz, Mexico) is a former MEP from the Italian eco-socialist political party the Federation of the Greens (20.07.2004-13.07.2009). She also served at the European Parliament between 20.07.1999-19.07.2004 elected from the Belgian ecological political party Ecolo.[1] She is also one of the trustees of the well-known lobby group Friends of Europe.


Record and Controversies

Declaration of Financial Interests

  • Nothing to declare.[2]

Record of Parliamentary Votes

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Election Campaign 2009

Monica Frassoni did not pledge to any of the four issues presented by the Election Campaign yet.[3]

Personal Information

Curriculum Vitae

  • Graduate in political science (Florence, 1989).
  • Temporary agent working for the Green Group in the European Parliament, specialising in constitutional affairs (1990-1999).
  • General Secretary of the NGO 'Young European Federalists' (JEF).
  • Chairman of the Europe Coordinating Bureau (ECB) of youth NGOs (1991-1993).
  • Elected to the European Parliament in 1999 as Member for the Belgian Greens (ECOLO) and in 2004 for the Italian Greens (Federation of the Greens).
  • Co-chairman of the Group of the Greens/European Free Alliance (since 2002).


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  1. European Parliament, MEP Directory: Monica Frassoni, accessed 17 November 2010.
  2. European Parliament, Dichiarazione degli Interessi di carattere finanziario dei deputati: Monica Frassoni, 19 December 2008, accessed 18 April 2009.
  3. Election Campaign, Monica Frassoni, accessed 05 June 2009.