Anja Hajduk

Anja Hajduk ( born June 8, 1963 in Duisburg ) is a German politician. She is a member of the Hamburg State Association of Alliance 90/The Greens and a member of the German Bundestag.

She was on May 7, 2008 to November 29, 2010, Senator and President of the Ministry of Urban Development and Environment of the Free and Hanseatic City of Hamburg.

Life and career

After graduating from high school in 1982 in Duisburg -Homberg Anja Hajduk holds a degree in psychology in Dusseldorf and Hamburg, which she finished in 1988 as a licensed psychologist. Afterwards she worked as salaried psychologist in intercultural youth exchange to 1997.

Hajduk lives with the former Hamburg School Senator Ute Pape ( SPD).


Hajduk in 1995 a member of the Alliance 90/The Greens party and first became involved in the National Association of Hamburg in the regional working groups health policy and culture. After she had already heard from September 2000 to November 2001 as a committee member of the State Executive Committee of the GAL Hamburg, she was elected in April 2002 GAL state chairman. This item she gave in 2008 after the designation from as Senator.

Member of Parliament

From 1997 to 2002 Anja Hajduk was the first time in the state parliament of the Hamburg Parliament. She was the domestic political Chechnya and cultural affairs spokeswoman and additionally from January 1998 to September 2001 parliamentary secretary of the GAL parliamentary group.

From 2002 to 2008 she was a member of the German Bundestag. Here she was from 2002 to 2004 Deputy Chairman of the Committee on Budgets and 2004-2008 spokeswoman for the Alliance 90/The Greens parliamentary group for budgetary policy.

Anja Hajduk was drafted in the national elections in 2002 and 2005 on the state list of Hamburg in the German Bundestag.

At the state election in Hamburg in 2011 ran Hajduk as top candidate of the GAL in Hamburg. About the constituency Eppendorf Winterhude they could move as a member of the 20th legislature in the citizenry. Anja Hajduk is deputy leader of the Greens parliamentary group and spokeswoman for Budget and Finance. She is chairwoman of its group in the Budget Committee, member of the Committee on public undertakings and investments as well as alternate member of the Committee on European Affairs.

Since the general election in 2013 Anja Hajduk is again represented in the Bundestag and there is a total of four Parliamentary managing directors of the Parliamentary Group of Alliance 90/The Greens.

Public offices

After the parliamentary election of 2008, in Hamburg for the formation of the first black -green coalition at the state level and Anja Hajduk was appointed to the Senate of the Free and Hanseatic City of Hamburg under the First Mayor Ole von Beust (Senate von Beust III) on 7 May 2008. Senator Hajduk was there President of the Ministry of Urban Development and Environment of the Free and Hanseatic City of Hamburg. For something caused a stir their approval of the construction of a new coal-fired power plant in Hamburg -Moor Castle on 30 September 2008, during the election campaign were the Greens on the campaign promise to prevent the construction of power stations. However, the majority of the party supported in a vote to continue the coalition policy.

Following the resignation of Mayor von Beust, she served on the Senate confirmed new members of the Senate of Christoph Ahlhaus. After the termination of the CDU / GAL GAL coalition, however, all Senate members were dismissed by Mayor Christoph Ahlhaus on November 29, 2010. As political successes she was able to record, among other things, initiated by their State Christian Maass founding of the city's energy supply company Hamburg Energie GmbH, the introduction of the StadtRAD Hamburg as well as the repurchase of the Gängeviertel by the City of Hamburg in December 2009.