Volgens Politico is Kati één van de meest invloedrijke Europarlementariërs. Lees hier het hele artikel op Politico.eu.
POLITICO: There’s no hot-button issue hotter than migration in Europe today. The EU’s migration policy could stand or fall according to her work. Piri has human rights and migration experience. An immigrant herself, Piri was born in Hungary and has worked as a democracy consultant in Moldova, Armenia and Georgia.
Political group: Socialists & Democrats (S&D)
Country: The Netherlands
Position: Turkey rapporteur for Parliament
Trajectory: Up. Not ranked in 2016
Perspective: Progressive pragmatist
Key interests: Human rights in Eastern Europe and its neighborhood
Memorable fact: Former intern to Frans Timmermans, who is effectively the Commission’s Turkey rapporteur