Jellejetta (Jetta) Klijnsma (born March 18, 1957 in Hoogeveen) is a Dutch politician. As a member of the Labour Party (Partij van de Arbeid) she was an MP from 2010 to 2012. She focused on matters of culture, senior citizens, disabled people and medical ethics. Previously she was State Secretary for Social Affairs and Employment in the Fourth Balkenende cabinet and an alderwoman of the municipality of The Hague. Since November 5, 2012 she has been State Secretary for Social Affairs and Employment, dealing with unemployment insurances (partial), equality, long-term unemployment, poverty, health and safety in the Second Rutte cabinet.

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  • Jellejetta (Jetta) Klijnsma (* 18. März 1957 in Hoogeveen) ist eine niederländische Politikerin. Von 1990 bis 2008 war sie für die PvdA in der Gemeindepolitik in Den Haag aktiv. Danach war sie bis Februar 2010 die Staatssekretärin im Ministerium für Arbeit und Soziales im Kabinett Balkenende IV. Im Kabinett Rutte II wurde sie erneut die Staatssekretärin im selben Ministerium. (de)
  • Jellejetta (Jetta) Klijnsma (Hoogeveen, 18 maart 1957) is een Nederlands politica. Als PvdA'er was ze van 1990 tot 2008 actief in de gemeentepolitiek in Den Haag. Daarna was ze tot februari 2010 staatssecretaris van Sociale Zaken en Werkgelegenheid in het kabinet-Balkenende IV. In het kabinet-Rutte II werd Klijnsma opnieuw staatssecretaris van Sociale Zaken en Werkgelegenheid. (nl)
  • Jellejetta (Jetta) Klijnsma (born March 18, 1957 in Hoogeveen) is a Dutch politician. As a member of the Labour Party (Partij van de Arbeid) she was an MP from 2010 to 2012. She focused on matters of culture, senior citizens, disabled people and medical ethics. Previously she was State Secretary for Social Affairs and Employment in the Fourth Balkenende cabinet and an alderwoman of the municipality of The Hague. Since November 5, 2012 she has been State Secretary for Social Affairs and Employment, dealing with unemployment insurances (partial), equality, long-term unemployment, poverty, health and safety in the Second Rutte cabinet. Klijnsma studied history at the University of Groningen, with a specialization in social history and economic history. After graduating she began to work for the Labour Party's parliamentary group. She was assistant to MPs André van der Louw, Marcel van Dam and Thijs Wöltgens. In 1990 she was elected to the municipal council of The Hague. In 1998 she became alderwoman for welfare, health and emancipation. After the 2006 municipal elections she became responsible for culture and finance and also became vice-mayor. After Wim Deetman stepped down, she was mayor ad interim of The Hague and so became the first woman in that function. In December 2008 she succeeded fellow Labour Party politician Ahmed Aboutaleb as State Secretary for Social Affairs and Employment in the fourth Balkenende cabinet. She was State Secretary till February 2010, when the Labour Party left the cabinet. Klijnsma has a physical handicap. She was born with spastic legs and only learned how to walk at age thirteen. She has a Reformed background but turned non-religious and became a member of the Dutch Humanist League. (en)
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  • Jellejetta (Jetta) Klijnsma (* 18. März 1957 in Hoogeveen) ist eine niederländische Politikerin. Von 1990 bis 2008 war sie für die PvdA in der Gemeindepolitik in Den Haag aktiv. Danach war sie bis Februar 2010 die Staatssekretärin im Ministerium für Arbeit und Soziales im Kabinett Balkenende IV. Im Kabinett Rutte II wurde sie erneut die Staatssekretärin im selben Ministerium. (de)
  • Jellejetta (Jetta) Klijnsma (Hoogeveen, 18 maart 1957) is een Nederlands politica. Als PvdA'er was ze van 1990 tot 2008 actief in de gemeentepolitiek in Den Haag. Daarna was ze tot februari 2010 staatssecretaris van Sociale Zaken en Werkgelegenheid in het kabinet-Balkenende IV. In het kabinet-Rutte II werd Klijnsma opnieuw staatssecretaris van Sociale Zaken en Werkgelegenheid. (nl)
  • Jellejetta (Jetta) Klijnsma (born March 18, 1957 in Hoogeveen) is a Dutch politician. As a member of the Labour Party (Partij van de Arbeid) she was an MP from 2010 to 2012. She focused on matters of culture, senior citizens, disabled people and medical ethics. Previously she was State Secretary for Social Affairs and Employment in the Fourth Balkenende cabinet and an alderwoman of the municipality of The Hague. Since November 5, 2012 she has been State Secretary for Social Affairs and Employment, dealing with unemployment insurances (partial), equality, long-term unemployment, poverty, health and safety in the Second Rutte cabinet. (en)
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