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Tibor Navracsics

Tibor Navracsics took up office as European Commissioner for Education, Culture, Youth and Sport on the 1st November 2014. Navracsics was a member of the Hungarian Parliament from 2006 until he became European Commissioner. He held ministerial posts in successive Hungarian governments: as Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Public Administration and Justice from 2010 to 2014, then as Minister of Foreign Affairs and Trade from June to September 2014. He also led the Fidesz Group between 2006 and 2010. Between 1997 and 2014, he taught at the Eötvös Loránd University’s Faculty of Law and Political Sciences in Budapest.