Roberto Formigoni

Roberto Formigoni

Italian politician; leader of the popular movement of the Community of Liberation and member of the European Parliament. After receiving a degree in philosophy from the University of Milan and teaching high school history and philosophy, he co-founded Movimento Popolare, becoming in charge of the national level 1976-1987. In 1984 he was elected EC of the Christian Democratic Party and from there has held the political positions of Chamber of Deputies, Foreign Affairs Commission, Political Affairs Committee and the Delegate for Relations with Bulgaria and Romania. Since then he has been Delegate to the People’s Republic of China, Yugoslavia and Japan and, since May 1993, the under-secretary to the Ministry of the Environment in the Ciampi government.