Réné STEICHEN, Minister of Agriculture and Viticulture, Assistant Minister of Cultural Affairs and Research.
STEICHEN, Réné was born on November 27, 1942 in Luxembourg City, Luxembourg.
Classical High School, Diekirch. University Preparatory Classes, Luxembourg. University of Aix-en-Provence, University of Paris, Faculties of Law, doctorate in law.
Institute of Political Studies, Paris, diploma in economics and finance, 1966. Notary’s examination, 1968. Solicitor’s examination, 1969.
Communal Councillor, Diekirch, 1969. Burgomaster, Diekirch, 1974-1984. Deputy for Nord constituency, 1979, re-elected 1984 and 1989.
Secretary of State for Agriculture and Viticulture, 1984. Minster of Agriculture. Viticulture and Rural Development and Assistant Minister of Cultural Affairs and Research, since 1989.