Mariya Gabriel

My name is Mariya Gabriel. I am from Bulgaria and I have been an MEP for GERB since 2009. I am Vice-President of the EPP Group in charge of Euro-Mediterranean relations and head of the Bulgarian delegation in the EPP Group. I work actively on migration, security, foreign affairs, visa policy and human rights.

We want to be a player, not just a payer

When we think of migration, we think of Africa. When we think of Africa, we think of development. We think that the European Union is the biggest donor. But is our Union the biggest player? Following the migration crisis, Europeans now know that peace in Africa also means peace for Europe. Development and security issues … Read more