Political Group: Greens-EFA
Phone in Brussels: +32 (0)2 284 54 37
- ENVI Committee on the Environment, Public Health and Food Safety
- D-MX Delegation to the EU-Mexico Joint Parliamentary Committee
- D-IN Delegation for relations with India
MSc in Electrical Power Engineering Helsinki University of Technology, 1979. Licensiate of Technology in Electrical Power Engineering Tampere University of Technology, 1985.
Research and Design Engineer at Oy Tampella Ab Tamrock (1979-81); Teacher at Tampere University of Technology (1981-85) Freelance writer (1985-1991).
Member of Tampere City Council (1985-2000).
Member of Parliament 1991-2004; Vice-Chair of the Committee on Environment (2003-2004); Chairperson of the Green Parliamentary group 1991-93, 1997 and 2003-2004.
Chairperson of the Green League (1997-2001).
Minister for Environment and Development cooperation from April 1999 to May 2002.
Member of the European Parliament (2004 -); Vice-Chair of the Committee on the Environment, Public Health and Food Safety (2004-2009).
Chairperson, Peace Education Institute (1995-1997). Member of the Board of Directors, Worldwatch Institute (2003 -).
Honours: Golden Peacock Global Award for Environmental Leadership, (2006); Hart World Refining Fuels Policy Award, (2005); International Award for Outstanding Contribution for Environment, Priyadarshni Academy, Mumbai, India, (2002).
Publications: No More Shame for Magdalene, poems 1984 (in Finnish); Female Screw, novel 1986 (in Finnish); Woman's Perspective on Technology, report 1986 (in Finnish); The Serpent and the Tree of Knowledge, essay on women and technology 1987 (in Finnish); The Wall Which Does Not Exist, Exercises in Disobedience, pamphlet 1988 (in Finnish); Lilith and King Adam's New Clothes, tv-play 1990 (in Finnish); Physics for High School, textbook of physics, 8 volumes (1994-2001) (in Finnish), together with Jukka Hatakka, Heimo Saarikko and Jukka Valjakka; My Hair on a Hat Shelf; diary of an Environment Minister, 2002 (in Finnish), 2009 (in English).
Pia Maarit Mouazan