Evin Incir is a Swedish Social Democrat, with Kurdish roots, who grew up in the suburbs of Bergsjön in the Swedish city of Gothenburg.
She is a Member of the European Parliament since 2019 and is serving as the Vice-Coordinator of the Committee on Civil Liberties, Justice and Home Affairs, the Committee on Development and Committee on Foreign affairs. In addition to her committee assignments, Incir is part of the Parliament’s delegation to the EU-Turkey Joint Parliamentary Committee, the European Parliament’s Rapporteur in charge of the relations with Palestine and a member of the LGBTIQ intergroup. She is also a co-president of the European Parliament Anti-Racism and Diversity Intergroup (ARDI). ARDI exists to promote racial equality, counter racism, and educate about non-discrimination in the work of the European Parliament.
Evin is the former Secretary General of International Union of Socialist Youth and former Deputy International Secretary of the Social Democratic Party of Sweden.
Evin fights to promote democracy, equality and feminism in Europe and beyond.
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