Samira Rafaela is Co-president of the Anti-Racism and Diversity Intergroup in the European Parliament. She is Coordinator for Renew Europe in the Committee on Women’s rights and Gender Equality. Samira is also Member of the Committee on International Trade where she is the Vice-Coordinator for Renew Europe and she is a substitute Member in the Committee on Employment and Social Affairs and the Committee on Human Rights.
She has been a Member of the European Parliament since 2019. Prior to her election, Samira advised the Dutch police force on inclusion and diversity.