Biography - Sylvana Rapti - Member of the European Parliament (S&D)
Event document - Date Wednesday | 29 January 2014 - City Brussels - Country Belgium - Date Monday | 10 February 2014
Born on 10 November 1958, Kerkyra
Member of the Committee on Employment and Social Affairs
Substitute member of the Committee on the Internal Market and Consumer Protection
- Education editor of the 'TA NEA' and 'TO VIMA' newspapers'; Political and social columns;
- Chief editor of the 'TA NEA' weekly inset entitled 'The Candidate' intended for prospective university and college of technology entrants (1983-2004);
- Graduate of the University of Athens (Faculty of Economics) (1988).
- News Presenter for ET-2 state television channel (Now NET) (1982-1990)
- Member of the European Parliament since 2009
- Member of PASOK Central Committee (1984-1990); Secretary of PASOK Education Department (2004-2006); Head of PASOK Department of Women's Affairs (2006-2007); Member of PASOK Political Council (from 2006);
- PASOK Member of Parliament for Athens A constituency (2004-2009; resigned on 22 May 2009 to stand for election to the European Parliament);
- Member of Athens Municipal Council (1982-1986).