Astrid Lulling


Astrid Lulling (born 11 June 1929, in Schifflange) is a politician in Luxembourg, and was a Member of the European Parliament (1965–1974 and 1989–2014) for the Christian Social People's Party, part of the European People's Party.

Astrid Lulling

Positions held


  • Member of the Parliament's Bureau.
  • Member of the Quaestors.
  • Member of the Committee on Economic and Monetary Affairs.
  • Member of the Committee on Women's Rights and Gender Equality.
  • Member of the Delegation for relations with the countries of Central America.
  • Member of the Delegation to the Euro-Latin American Parliamentary Assembly.
  • Substitute of the Committee on Agriculture and Rural Development.
  • Substitute of the Delegation for relations with the countries of Southeast Asia and the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN).

Curriculum vitae


  • Secretary and editor of the Lëtzebuerger Arbechter-Verband (1949–1963).
  • Worked for the Miners and Metalworkers Contact Office with the ECSC, Luxembourg (1950–1958).
  • Member and Vice-Chairwoman of the Luxembourg-Centre section of the PCS (1984–2004).
  • Member of the National Christian Social Women's Committee (since 1984).
  • Secretary-General of the Unions of Agricultural Workers and of Food Industry Workers, at the European Community Trade Union Secretariat in Brussels (1963–1971).
  • Member of Schifflange communal council (1970–2000).
  • Member of the Bureau of the Chamber of Deputies (1984–1988).
  • Member of the Consumers' Consultative Committee, European Commission (1974–1982).

Decorations


Other Informations


  • Mrs Lulling is the author with her little nephew Jerome of a luxembourgish video course for foreigners interested in the Luxembourg national language.
  • One of her former assistants, Christophe Hansen (politician) stood as candidate in the 2014 European elections for the Christian Social People's Party.