Protecting or downgrading? EU anti-crisis policies and challenges to human rights in Europe

Tuesday, 23 Jun 2015 09:30

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Programme

Agenda

  • 9:30

    Welcome

  • 9:45 – 10:30

    Presentation of FIDH's report 'Downgrading rights: the cost of austerity in Greece'
    Dimitris Christopoulos, FIDH Vice-President

    Short Q&A (15’)

  • 10:30 - 11:30

    Panel 1 - legal perspectives

    Speakers:

    • 1 representative from civil society - Noeline Blackwell, FIDH Vice-President
    • 1 academic expert – René Repasi, University of Heidelberg

    Short Q&A (15’)

  • 11:30 - 12:30

    Panel 2 - political perspectives

    Speakers:

    • Philippe Lamberts (Greens/EFA)
    • Othmar Karas (EPP)
    • Fabio De Masi (GUE)
    • Jakob von Weizsäcker (S&D)
    • Marco Zanni (EFDD)

    Short Q&A (15’)

The Greens/European Free Alliance