LIVE Hearings today with Ylva Johansson Commissioner for Home affairs. Ylva Johansson faces the Committee on Civil Liberties, Justice and Home Affairs (LIBE) of the European Parliament. Members of the European Parliament in Brussels test her general competences, European commitment and specific expertise related to her portfolio.
Who is Ylva Johansson?
Ylva Julia Margareta Johansson is a Swedish politician who served as Minister for Employment in the Swedish Government from 2014 to 2019. Ylva Johansson has served as Minister for Schools from 1994 to 1998 and as Minister for Welfare and Elderly Healthcare from 2004 to 2006
I am very happy to be given the important portfolio of Home Affairs! Thank you for the confidence @vonderleyen! I look forward to hard work and intense cooperation in a gender balanced Commission. #vdLcommission#BalancedEurope
After the hearing by the Committee on Civil Liberties, Justice and Home Affairs (LIBE) of the European Parliament, the committee prepares an evaluation letter on the candidate. Parliament will vote on the new Commission as a whole on 23 October.