The prospect of lucrative energy exports causes a lot of hand-rubbing at the top, but locals fear for their health and environment and mayors complain about lack of public consultation
Zdeněk Hřib is a member of the Czech Pirate party and was inaugurated as mayor of the Czech capital in November 2018.
Born in a family of architects on 21 May 1981, he decides to go for a medical career, and after completing his studies at the Medical Faculty in Prague, devotes himself to scientific research on the quality and efficiency of public services. He is the author of a number of articles in both domestic and foreign media.
He is a member of several working groups on IT and quality of service at ministerial level, the World Health Organization and the European Union. He is also a Director of the Society of Applied Research, Education and Management in Health and occasionally lectures students inside and outside the faculty.
Zdeněk Hřib is а Member of the European Committee of the Regions since 06.06.2019.