Ana de Palacio
Ana Isabel de Palacio del Valle-Lersundi (born July 22, 1948 in Madrid ) was the Spanish Foreign Minister in the José María Aznar government from July 9, 2002 to April 16, 2004 , making her the first woman to head Spanish diplomacy.
Here she later headed the Interior Committee and represented Spain in the Presidium of the Constitutional Convention.
She is a member of the European Leadership Network .
Ana Palacio's sister is the now deceased, former EU Commissioner Loyola de Palacio del Valle-Lersundi.
- Ana Palacio Vallelersundi , in: Internationales Biographisches Archiv 29/2004 of July 17, 2004, in the Munzinger archive ( beginning of article freely available)
|SURNAME||Palacio, Ana de|
|ALTERNATIVE NAMES||Palacio del Valle-Lersundi, Ana Isabel de|
|BRIEF DESCRIPTION||Spanish politician (Partido Popular), MEP, Foreign Minister|
|DATE OF BIRTH||July 22, 1948|
|PLACE OF BIRTH||Madrid|