Ina DruvieteMinister of Education and Science of the Republic of Latvia
Ina Druviete (born 29 May 1958 in Riga, Latvia) is the Minister of Education and Science of the Republic of Latvia, after having served in the same position in the period2004-2006
Ina Druviete graduated from the University of Latvia in 1981 with a degree in the Latvian language and literature. She has published approximately 250 publications, mainly on linguistics, sociolinguistics and language policy.
She has also been Chairperson of Education, Culture and Science Committee, Parliament of Latvia (2010- 2014) and member of the Parliament from 2002.