Dirk van den Bosch was locally active for the young Greens and campaign leader for several campaigns. He then turned politician himself and became leader of the Greens in local parliament in the city of Leiden aged 21.
She works currently as Executive Secretary of the African Greens Federation. She is the General Secretary of the green party of Burkina Faso “Rassemblement des Ecologistes du Burkina Faso”. She is a Jurist, with a master degree in Judicial Law.
José Antolin Polanco, is president of the Green Party of the Dominican Republic. Activist and Green Leader in the Carib region, as a member of the Federation of Green Parties of the Americas, responds by the intermediation of conflicts.
Member of the European Parliament since 2009
- President of the Greens/EFA group in the European Parliament, since 12/2016
- Vice-president of the Greens/EFA Group in the European Parliament, 2014-2016
- European Greens’ front runner at European elections in 2014.
Jean Lambert, a former teacher from Walthamstow, East London, has been London’s Green MEP since 1999. Jean has been an active member of the UK Green Party since 1977 and was Principal Speaker for the Green Party of England and Wales from 1992-93 and 1998-99.
Dr. Frank Habineza entered Rwandan politics, on 14th August 2009 by publicly declaring the formation of the Opposition Democratic Green Party of Rwanda (DPGR) an alternative to the dominant Ruling Rwanda Patriotic Front of President Paul Kagame.
Mar Garcia was born in Sabadell, Barcelona. She holds a degree in Political Science and Master on Public Management. Mar joined ICV, Catalonian Greens in 2003. Since then she has been part of the Party International Secretariat.
Penny Allman-Payne is a teacher, political activist and lawyer. Penny has taught in both rural & remote and city schools in her home state of Queensland, as well as a year-long stint in Manchester, UK.