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Jacqueline MAYENCE-GOOSSENS

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Jacqueline MAYENCE-GOOSSENS, Belgian Senator. Commander of the Order of Leopold; Grand Cross of the Order of the Sun of Peru.

Background

MAYENCE-GOOSSENS, Jacqueline was born on September 14, 1932 in Aarschot.

Education

Université Catholique de Louvain (Catholic University of Louvain). graduate in political science and diplomacy. Spoken languages: French, English, Dutch.

Career

District Councillor, for Parliament, Charleroi, since 1976. Senator, for Parliament district of Charleroi-Thuin, since 1978. State Secretary, for Ministry of Development Co-operation, 1981-1983.

Minister for Housing and Computing for Wallonia region, 1983-1985. Member of Senate Commissions for Foreign affairs. Foreign Trade, Development Co-operation, Public Health.

Deputy Campaigns Officer for the Senate Environmental Commission. Member of the Wallonia Regional Cncl.

Religion

Catholic.

Membership

Clubs: Montgomery club.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    International problems, ethics and the role of women.