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Hon. Silvio Parnis, Member of Parliament, Malta
Mr. Parnis is a Maltese Labour Party politician. He served as Mayor of his hometown, Paola, from 1994 till 1998. He was fist elected to Parliament in 1998, and re-elected for four consecutive terms. He served as a Shadow Minister for the Elderly during the 2003-2008 legislature, then became the Opposition Spokesperson for Consumer protection and for Sustainable Development. Since 2013 he was appointed as chair for the Consultative Council for the South of Malta and Chair for Consideration of Bills Committee. He is known as a philanthropist and has carried out several projects in Africa and Peru. He is also a broadcaster on radio and television.