• European Parliament, Member
  • Group of the Progressive Alliance of Socialists & Democrats in the European Parliament, Member


  • Committee on Petitions, Coordinator
  • Committee on Regional Development, Member


  • Delegation for relations with Albania, Bosnia-Herzegovina, and Serbia and Montenegro (including Kosovo), Vice-president
  • Delegation for relations with the People's Republic of China, Member


Degree in History and Geography, University of Bucharest (1974). Degree in History and Philosophy, University of Bucharest (1981).
Teacher of History and Geography, General School 'Greci', Petreşti, Dâmboviţa county (1974-1977). Teacher of History, General School No 3, Găieşti, Dâmboviţa county (1977-1989).
Vice-President, FSN (National Salvation Front) (1991). Vice-President, Democratic Party (1991). International Secretary, Democratic Party (1993-2000). Member, PDSR (2001). Head, Department of International Relations, PSD (2001 - 2003). International Secre
PSD representative, Coordination Group, Party of European Socialists (2004 to date). PSD representative, International Socialist Committee for South-East Europe (2004 to date). PSD delegate, International Socialist Council (Geneva, 2007). PSD delegate, In
President, Council of the National Salvation Front, Găieşti, Dâmboviţa county (1989-1990). President, Provisional Council of National Unity, Găieşti, Dâmboviţa county (1990).
Member of Parliament for Dâmboviţa (1990 - 2000). Member, Committee on External Policy, Chamber of Deputies, Romanian Parliament (1990 - 2000). Leader, Parliamentary Group of the Democratic Party (1992). Member, Romanian delegation to OCSE Parliamentary A
State Secretary, Ministry of Foreign Affairs (2004-2004).
Adviser on external policy and international relations to the President of the Chamber of Deputies (2001-2004). Adviser on external policy and international relations to the President of the Chamber of Deputies (2005-2006). Participant in the USIA program


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