Pat Cox-Humanity in Action Fellowship
When: January 30 - April 30, 2013
Where: Brussels, Belgium
Who's eligible: Fellows and Senior Fellows
Each year, Humanity in Action brings together a small group of outstanding students and young professionals from around the world for three-month professional fellowships in the European Parliament.
Humanity in Action is grateful for the support of the program's honorary patron, Pat Cox, former President of the European Parliament.
Pat Cox was President of the European Parliament until 2004. He has been an MEP since 1989, representing the constituency of Munster in the Republic of Ireland. Before entering politics he worked both as an economics lecturer and as a journalist and TV presenter. In 1998 he was first elected President of the European Liberal Democrat Group. He was unanimously re-elected in June 1999. In 2005 Pat Cox was elected as the new president of the European Movement International.