Agnieszka Pomaska

10 things about the Lisbon treaty you should know
11.01.2010, written by

„Lisbon treaty” – you may have heard quite a bit about it recently. Still baffled? Well, here we present some of the main changes that it will bring to the European Union should it be adopted. At the time of writing the treaty has been ratified by 26 of the 27 EU members. Despite the Czech Parliament passing the treaty, President Václav...


EPP Statutory Congress in Bonn
14.12.2009, written by

Agnieszka Pomaska together with the Polish delegation of The Civic Platform Party attended last week’s EPP Statutory Congress in Bonn, Germany. Hosted by German Chancellor Angela MERKEL and the re-elected EPP President Wilfried MARTENS, the Congress adopted many resolutions and a key new document on the Social Market Economy. In addition the EPP...


EPP Young Members Network meeting in Porto
3.11.2009, written by

Agnieszka Pomaska was one of the 30 young parliamentarians who participated in the 4th EPP Young Members Network. It took place in Porto from 29-31 October 2009. The main issue covered at meeting was the possible cooperation opportunities between European national parliaments after the ratification of the Lisbon Treaty. Participants also discussed the...


European Ideas Network Summer University
20.10.2009, written by

On 15 – 17 October Agnieszka Pomaska participated in the annual European Ideas Network Summmer University which took place in Vienna. This years edition was dedicated to the subject „The World in 2025: Putting People at the Heart of Europe. The Basis for Social and Economic Recovery”. After the last years meeting which focused mostly...


Hans-Gert Pöttering in Gdansk
18.10.2009, written by

October 11 was the day that Hans-Gert Pöttering, the former President of the European Parliament, visited Gdansk after invitation from Krzysztof Lisek MEP. Mr Pöttering attended a meeting with students of Ateneum University in Gdansk and young politicians from The Young Democrats Association (Stowarzyszenie „Młodzi Demokraci”, a youth...


IRI Launches Citycraft Institute
19.09.2009, written by

Bratislava, Slovakia  —The International Republican Institute (IRI) gathered up-and-coming young leaders from around Europe for the first-ever Citycraft Institute from September 16-18, 2009 in Bratislava, Slovakia. Citycraft Institute helps prepare the next generation of leaders across Europe to govern more effectively at the local level. Focusing...


Agnieszka’s membership in Sejm Committees
28.06.2009, written by

Last Friday Agnieszka Pomaska has became elected as a member of Sejm’s European Union Affairs Committee and Rules and Deputies’ Affairs Committee. Her other activities will include the Parliamentary Group for the Development of Bicycle Tourism and Parliamentary Group for the Family „Family 2030”. Being a fluent speaker of  English...


Member of Polish Parliament – Sejm
24.06.2009, written by

On 24th of June, Agnieszka Pomaska has officialy became a member of lower house of Polish Parliament – Sejm. This happened as a result of the European elections, in which Jaroslaw Walesa was elected to the European Parliament. Agnieszka was the next one to replace him after gaining 9495 votes in the national elections run in 2007. This means that...


World Movement for Democracy, Kiev: Democracy from the Bottom Up. How to Think Locally about Democratic Performance
9.04.2008, written by

Agnieszka Pomaska of Poland participate in the IRI-hosted panel Democracy from the Bottom Up at the 5th World Movement for Democracy Assembly in Kyiv, Ukraine. The World Movement for Democracy, created by the National Endowment for Democracy in 1999, is a worldwide pro-democracy network initiated to build relationships and encourage collaboration between...