Silvana Koch-Mehrin

About Silvana

Silvana is the President and Founder of Women Political Leaders (WPL), the worldwide network of women Politicians. WPL is an independent, non-partisan and not-for-profit foundation that aims to increase both the number and influence of women in political leadership.

Silvana served as Vice-President of the European Parliament (2009-2011) and Member of the European Parliament (2004-2014). Before her time in politics, she founded and ran a public affairs consultancy in Brussels, which later merged with a larger US firm.


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The Reykjavík Index for Leadership 2022


12 October 2022

Silver Rose Peace and Common Security Award goes to...Women Political Leaders Initiative 4 Peace

6 October 2022

Ich wurde Angefasst - Silvana Koch-Mehrin über sexuelle Belästigung durch FDP-Kollegen

1 Novemeber 2021

"Im Kopf wird man nie wieder richtig gesund" Silvana Koch-Mehrin und Sylvie Meis sprechen in BamS über ihre Krebserkrankung und die Auswirkungen auf ihre Familie