Birgitta Jónsdóttir

Birgitta Jónsdóttir
  • Chairman of the Pirate Party since 2014. 
  • Chairman of the Movement 2011-2012. 
  • Date of Birth: April 17th, 1967
  • Party: Pirate Party

Parliamentary career

  • Member of Althingi for the Reykjavík South Constituency 2009-2013 and for the Southwest Constituency since 2013.

Party group

  • Chairman of the parliamentary group of the Pirate Party 2013-2014.
  • Chairman of the parliamentary group of the Movement 2013 and 2009-2010.
  • Deputy Chairman of the parliamentary group of the Movement 2012-2013 and 2010-2011.

Present committees

  • Member of the Constitutional and Supervisory Committee since 2013 (2nd Deputy Chairman since 2013).
  • Observer in the Foreign Affairs Committee since 2011.
  • Member of the Icelandic delegation to the Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU) since 2013.
  • Member of the EU-Iceland joint Parliamentary Committee since 2010.

Earlier committees

  • Member of the Environment and Communications Committee 2013.
  • Member of the Judicial Affairs and Education Committee 2011-2013.
  • Member of the Foreign Affairs Committee 2009-2011.
  • Member of the Environment Committee 2009-2011.
  • Member of the Special Committee on the Standing Orders of Althingi 2011-2013.
  • Member of the Parliamentary Review Committee on the SIC report 2009-2010.
  • Member of the Icelandic delegation to the NATO Parliamentary Assembly 2009-2013.
  • Observer in the Foreign Affairs Committee's Working Group on European Affairs 2011-2013.
  • Member of the Foreign Affairs Committee's Working Group on European Affairs 2010-2011.