Human Rights (DROI)

Key Personnel

  • Chair: Heidi Hautala (Greens/EFA)
  • Vice-Chair: Andrzej Grzyb (EPP)
  • Vice-Chair: Laima Luicija Andrikiené (EPP)
  • Vice-Chair: Metin Kazak (ALDE)
  • Vice-Chair: Janusz Wladyslaw Zemke (S&D)


DROI is a sub-committee of the Foreign Affairs Committee (AFET).


It is responsible for “issues concerning human rights, the protection of minorities and the promotion of democratic values in third countries: In this context the committee [on foreign affairs] is assisted by a subcommittee on human rights.”

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