The European Parliament
On 25 May 2014, Elly is elected as MEP for the European Parliament with 54 802 votes. Later, she becomes a member of the Committee on Development (DEVE), the Committee on Civil Liberties, Justice and Home Affairs (LIBE) and the Committee on Women’s Rights and Gender Equality (FEMM). She is also the Vice President of the European Parliament Delegation to the Committee SAPC EU-Albania and Co-President of the Intergroup on Integrity, Transparency, Corruption and Organized crime (ITCO). She mostly works on issues that were at the heart of her electoral campaign: rights, immigration, fiscal justice, ecological conversion, fight against corruption and mafia.