| Member of the Swedish Riksdag |
for Stockholm County
29 October 2014
| Member of the European Parliament |
for the Kingdom of Sweden
July 2004 –July 2014
|Born||January 7, 1968|
|Political party||Partiet Vändpunkt|
|Alma mater||Royal Institute of Technology|
Carl Schlyter (born 7 January 1968 in Danderyd, Stockholm County) is a Swedish politician who has been a member of the Swedish Riksdag for Stockholm County since 2014. He was a Member of the European Parliament (MEP) from 2004 to 2014. He is a member of the Green Party, which is part of the European Greens, and sat on the European Parliament's Committee on the Environment, Public Health and Food Safety. He is a member of the ACP-EU Joint Parliamentary Assembly.
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