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Michel Delebarre

Michel Delebarre (27 April 1946 – 9 April 2022) was a French politician who was a member of the Senate of France. He represented the Nord department, and was a member of the Socialiste, radical, citoyen et divers gauche. He was also mayor of Dunkirk.Michel Delebarre graduated with a degree in Geography. In 1982, he was appointed Head of Private Office for Prime Minister Pierre Mauroy. During François Mitterrand's Presidency he held several ministerial posts between 1984 and 1986 and between 1988 and 1993. His portfolios included: Labour, Social Affairs, Transport, and the Public Service. He was also appointed the first Minister for urban planning.

In 1989, Michel Delebarre was elected Mayor of Dunkirk (re-elected in 1995, 2001, 2008) and in 2002 he was elected as a member of the French National Assembly on behalf of the Parti Socialiste (re-elected in 2007). From 1998 to 2001 he was President of the Regional Council of "Nord-Pas-de Calais". From 1999 until 2008, Michel Delebarre chaired the largest French Association of Social Housing (Union Sociale pour l'Habitat) representing 820 local branches with a 5 mln rental housing stock.

Involved in the wiretap scandal (President François Mitterrand and Jean-Edern Hallier), he was condemned by justice in 2005.In February 2006 he was elected President of the Committee of the Regions of the European Union (CoR). Between February 2008 and 2010, he was First Vice-President of the CoR. Delebarre dies in Lille on 9 April 2022 at the age of 75.

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Some of their strengths

Michel Delebarre has many admirable traits.

Based on spiritual traditions from around the world, they are someone who can be described as Creative, Altruistic, Energetic, Strong, Honest, Intuitive, and Kind.

Strong and Diligent

According to Mysticism’s Astrology tradition, Michel Delebarre is someone who is a strong, diligent, and trustworthy person who approaches life with honesty and perseverance, but who is also physical, sensual, and artistic. A person who seems to identify with family, heritage and ancestry.

Charming and Sophisticated

Based on Daoism’s Ba-Zi or ‘Chinese Zodiac’ tradition, people who know Michel Delebarre well know them as someone who can be classy, glamorous, and worldly, like jewelry.

Altruistic and Innovative

According to Hinduism’s Jyotisha or ‘Vedic Astrology’ tradition, many would also describe Michel Delebarre as someone who is altruistic, inventive, energetic, and socially-conscious.

Who is inventive, open-minded and inquisitive, optimistic and cooperative, and who loves working together with others.

Perceptive and Visionary

Based on the Mayan Tzolk’in or ‘Mayan Astrology’ tradition, Michel Delebarre is someone who has a natural awareness about what is going on in the surrounding environment and the world at large, and a refined vision of how to navigate it.

They are also someone who is balanced, organized, and in-charge, and who loves traveling, working hard, and figuring out the patterns of things.

Patient and Compassionate

According to Judaism’s Kabbalah tradition, Michel Delebarre tends to be someone who approaches life with grace and compassion, and who has a powerful and commanding personality. Who can be analytical, patient, and deliberate, avoiding risks and seeking out stability instead.

Some of Michel Delebarre's challenges

While Michel Delebarre has many strengths, nobody is perfect. They also have some challenging traits they need to manage.

For example, Michel Delebarre can be Stubborn, Unrealistic, Idle, Indecisive, Rebellious, Emotionally Distant, and Anxious.

Stubborn and Idle

One of Michel Delebarre's key challenges is that they are someone who can be seen as stubborn and, at times, lazy.

Michel Delebarre must also exercise caution as they can be short-tempered and aggressive.

Anxious and Inflexible

Michel Delebarre is someone who can be high-strung, impatient, and inflexible, who can be "penny wise and pound foolish", have poor listening skills, and who can be intolerant of people who share a different world view.

Materialistic and Aggressive

Finally, Michel Delebarre also can be materialistic, emotional, aggressive, stubborn, inconsistent, and be prone to big temper outbursts.

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