10 Photos Of Miriam Dalli You (Probably) Never Saw Before

Note: All photos were uploaded publicly on Instagram

1. Miriam Dalli was born on the 19th May 1976

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2. Miriam Dalli once took her baby boy “Kane” to work, in the European Parliament. Everyone applauded her decision, on her social media she stated that, at the time, her baby was still 5 months old and he needed to stay with her. This was back in 2016.

3. She successfully contested the European Parliament election in Malta and got elected in May 2014 and has been serving ever since.

4. Dalli was the first Labour female MEP to be elected directly to the European Parliament, after the preceding year saw three female MEPs becoming elected only through a bi-election.

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5. Dalli started her career in journalism, during her studies, working for over 15 years in communications sector. She produced and presented current-affairs programmes, such as TRIP, TEAM and TX. In 2007, she was acknowledged as the best news presenter, best programme presenter, and for the best current-affairs programme during a Maltese national awarding ceremony.

6. Between 2005 and 2009, Dalli served as a news editor for ONE TV and ONE Radio, becoming the first Maltese female TV news editor.

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7. Dalli was chosen to serve on the Committee of Inquiry into Emission Measurements in the Automative Sector, after the Volkswagen emissions scandal was revealed. She represented the European Parliament in the Climate Change Conference (COP21) held in Paris in December 2015.

8. In 2015. Dalli was named as one of the best five new MEPs by The Parliament Magazine.[ In March 2016, she was chosen as the ‘MEP of the Year’ in the Energy sector.

9. In 2017, Dalli was nominated in two different categories in the MEP Awards: Public Health and Environment.She won the Public Health award, which acknowledged her work on issues such as mental health, autism, and cancer in children.

10. Dalli completed a first degree as Bachelor of Laws at the University of Malta. She later graduated with a second degree with a Bachelor in Communications (1998), completed her Masters in European Studies (2003), and in Business Administration (2001).

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Bonus photo


A younger Miriam Dalli

Note: All photos were uploaded publicly on Instagram