10th meeting of the EU-Moldova Civil Society Platform

10.30 Opening session

Welcome address by Ms Liliana Palihovici and Mr Stefan Padure, co-chairs of the EU-Moldova Civil Society Platform

Assessment of the Republic of Moldova progresses in the implementation of the European Commission recommendations regarding the accession of the Republic of Moldova to the European Union

  • Mr. Mihail Popșoi, Vice-speaker of the Parliament, Co-chair of the RM-EU Parliamentary Association Committee
  • Mr. Eugen Caras, Head of the European Integration Department, Ministry of Foreign Affairs and European Integration
  • Mr. Siegfried Mureșan, Chair, Delegation to the EU-Moldova Parliamentary Association Committee, European Parliament (online)
  • Ms. Dorota Dlouchy-Suliga, Acting Head of Eastern Partnership Bilateral Division, European External Action Service (online)
  • Ms. Diana Jablonska, Head of Unit - Georgia, Moldova, Economic and Investment Plan, DG NEAR, European Commission (online)

Debate

11.30 Coffee break

11.45 State of play on the implementation of the Association Agreement

  • Mr. Eugen Caras, Head of the European Integration Department, Ministry of Foreign Affairs and European Integration
  • Mr. Cristian Pîrvulescu, European Economic and Social Committee

Presentation of the Shadow Report

  • Mr. Iulian Groza, Executive director, IPRE  

Debate

Developments in the anti-corruption field in 2022: progresses and challenges  

  • Ms. Alina Munteanu, The Integrity Inspectorate, National Integrity Authority
  • Ms Mariana Kalughin, Transparency International Moldova
  • Mr Ilie Chirtoacă, CRJM

Debate

13.15 Lunch break

14.15 The impact of regional and global crises on the social-economic situation in the Republic of Moldova

  • Mr Marcel Spatari, Minister, Ministry of Labour and Social Protection
  • Mr Sergiu Sainciuc, Confederation of Trade Unions of Moldova
  • Mr Adrian Lupusor, Expert, Expert Group
  • Mr Vladislav Caminschi, Employers’ Union of Moldova

Debate

Participation of the Trade Unions and Employers' Associations in EU-funded projects  

  • Mr Florian Marin, European Economic and Social Committee 
  • Mr Sergiu Sainciuc, Confederation of Trade Unions of Moldova
  • Mr Vladislav Caminschi, Employers’ Union of Moldova

Debate

15.45 Coffee break

16.00 Adoption of the joint declaration