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Estonia

ALDE

Eesti Reformierakond

E-mail: urmas.paet@ep.europa.eu
EP Page: http://bit.ly/1MMv8LK
Website: http://urmaspaet.eu/
Twitter: @Urmaspaet
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/urmas.paet?fref=ts

Committees:
Committee on Budgets
Committee on Regional Development, Substitute

Delegations:
Delegation to the EU-Kazakhstan, EU-Kyrgyzstan, EU-Uzbekistan and EU-Tajikistan Parliamentary Cooperation Committees and for relations with Turkmenistan and Mongolia
Delegation to the EU-Ukraine Parliamentary Cooperation Committee, Substitute
Delegation to the Euronest Parliamentary Assembly, Substitute

Date and place of birth:
20 April 1974, Tallinn

Education:
1996 University of Tartu, Political Science
1996 University of Tartu, Master’s degree in Political Science

Further education:
1996 University of Oslo, Master’s Programme in International Relations

Foreign languages:
Russian, English & German

Party membership:
Estonian Reform Party

Career:
November 2014 – until now Member of the European Parliament
April 2005–November 2014 Minister of Foreign Affairs
2003–2005 Minister of Culture
1999–2003 Nõmme District Elder, Tallinn
1999–1999 Estonian Reform Party, adviser
1998–1999 Postimees Ltd., news office, senior editor and political journalist
1994–1998 Postimees Ltd., news office, reporter
1993–1994 Estonian Radio, news office, editor
1991–1992 Estonian Radio, editorial office for foreign news, editor