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Yvette ROUDY

politician , deputy

Yvette ROUDY, French politician.; Steering Committee and National Secretary (elected 1979); European Pari. 1979-1981.

Background

ROUDY, Yvette was born on April 10, 1929. Daughter of Joseph Saldou and Jeanne Saldou (née Dicharry).

Education

Girls’ Technical College, Bordeaux, school leaving exam., philosophy. English degree; spoken languages: English.

Career

Member of the executive board of the Convention of Republican Institutions. Member of management committee and National Secretary of Socialist Party, with responsibility for women’s issues. Member, European Parliament, 1979-1981.

Minister of Women's Rights, 1981-1986. Deputy for Calvados, since 1986. Vice-Chairman of Social Issues Commission of National Assembly, since 1988.

National Secretary of Socialist Party with special responsibility for women’s rights. since 1988. Mayor of Lisieux, since 1989. Vice-Chairman of International Socialist.

Member of executive board of Socialist Party.

Works

  • Translations. La Femme Mystifiée by Betty Friedan, 1965. Ma vie by Eleanor Roosevelt, 1967.La Place de la femme dans un monde d'hommes by Elizabeth Jeannewan, 1969. Various articles. Essays: la Réussite de la femme, 1969.La Femme en marge, 1975. Les Métiers et les conjoints (2nd edition, 1981). A cause d’elles, 1985.

Membership

Steering Committee and National Secretary (elected 1979). European Pari. 1979-1981.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Tennis, swimming.

Connections

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father:
Joseph Saldou

mother:
Jeanne Dicharry

spouse:
Pierre Roudy