Member of the European Parliament | greens/EFA | BÜNDNIS 90/DIE GRÜNEN
Hello, my name is Erik and I'm actually a photographer, but I've been a member of the European Parliament since the 2019 European elections. My main topics are flight, migration and human rights. You can ask me your questions on my social media pages, on abgeordnetenwatch or via the Contact form put.
Because of the current developments in Afghanistan you will get here in addition to the „News from the Borders“ also a daily press review on the most important events…
Here I would like to inform you regularly about the most important developments and decisions in the European asylum and migration policy and keep you up to date…
Together with the Social Democrat Bettina Vollath and the left-winger Clare Daly, I have already on 30 June, six weeks before the Taliban invaded…
Here, at the end of the week, I give an overview of my work and the currently important debates and issues in the European Parliament. Calendar week 37/2021 Kabul…
Journalist Ingeborg Beugel was arrested on the Greek island of Hydra in early June for harboring a young Afghan. If convicted, she faces…
I went to Lesvos in July to see what the current situation is in the new Mavrovouni camp after the fire in Moria. Also…
I think podcasts are a good format for bringing politics closer to citizens, informing them about the issues I am working on and what everyday life is like in the European Parliament, why do parliamentary processes work the way they do and not the other way around, and why do they often work in a different way than you would imagine?
Development (Vice Chairman)
Civil liberties, justice and home affairs
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