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Solange Fernex (born April 14, 1934 as de Turckheim in Strasbourg , † September 11, 2006 in Biederthal ( Département Haut-Rhin ), France ) was an Alsatian politician , pacifist and environmentalist . She was particularly involved in the fight against the use of nuclear energy .
In the 1973 elections to the French National Assembly , she was the suppléante (deputy) of Henri Jenn in a constituency in Mulhouse , the first French to campaign for votes in parliamentary elections (in the first ballot) with ecological questions. In the 1979 European elections , she and Philippe Dufetel from Toulouse were first in the list of the Ecologie-Europe political movement .
In 1983 she took part in a hunger strike for nuclear disarmament ( Jeûne pour la Vie ) in Paris for over 40 days . In 1984 she co-founded the French Greens . In 1989 she headed the list of Les Verts for the election of MEPs in the European elections . In 2001 she was awarded a prize for her commitment to nuclear disarmament.
In addition, she was among other things chairman of the French branch of the international organization Femmes pour la Paix et la Liberté ( Women for Peace and Freedom ).
- Elisabeth Schulthess, Ed. Yves Michel: Solange Fernex, l'insoumise. Ecologie, féminisme, non-violence , Collection Ecologie, 2004. ISBN 2-913492-27-4
- (Témoignages recueillis par) Solange Fernex: La vie pour la vie: jeûne pour la vie: août-septembre 83 , Ed. Utovie, Collection Pour que la joie demeure, 1985.
- Nicole Roelens: Solange Fernex: An obituary. BUND, September 12, 2006, accessed May 30, 2009 .
- Entry for Solange Fernex in the Members' database of the European Parliament
- http://lesverts.fr/article.php3?id_article=2883 "Solange Fernex nous a quittés", press release by the French Greens (French)
- http://www.webjournal.ch/article.php?article_id=739 "Adieu Solange!", obituary (de.)
- http://www.netzwerk-regenbogen.de/fernex060912.html (de.)
- http://membres.lycos.fr/manco/gandhi/gandhi.html#fernex (French)
- http://www.nuclear-free-future.com/preistraeger/preistraegerinnen/solange-fernex/ (de.)
- http://perso.wanadoo.fr/asbric/bibli/e-fernex.html (French)
- http://terreaterre.ww7.be/hommage-a-solange-fernex.html Hommage à Solange Fernex, radio broadcast by Terre à terre (French)
|ALTERNATIVE NAMES||de Turckheim, Solange|
|BRIEF DESCRIPTION||Alsatian politician, MEP, pacifist and environmentalist|
|DATE OF BIRTH||April 14, 1934|
|PLACE OF BIRTH||Strasbourg|
|DATE OF DEATH||September 11, 2006|
|Place of death||Biederthal ( Haut-Rhin department ), France|