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EESC Information Newsletter - June 2022


Dear Madam, dear Sir,

It is my pleasure to invite you to the 570th Plenary Session of the European Economic and Social Committee.

On Wednesday 15 June at 3 p.m., we will hold a debate on Digital rights and principles with Professor Andrea Renda, Senior Research Fellow and Head of Global Governance, Regulation, Innovation and the Digital Economy at the Centre for European Policy Studies.

Later that day at 4.15 p.m. we will discuss the results and the follow-up of the Conference on the Future of Europe, with Dubravka Šuica, Vice-President of the European Commission for Democracy and Demography.

On Thursday 16 June at 10 a.m. our members will turn their attention to the situation in Ukraine and will adopt a resolution From relief to reconstruction – proposals by European civil society, with H. E. Ambassador Vsevolod Chentsov, Head of the Ukrainian Mission to the European Union, Marta Barandiy, representing Promote Ukraine, and Mariya Korolchuk, representing the Community Organised Relief Effort (CORE) and Funky Citizens.

 I will be glad to welcome you at our plenary session. To that end, I invite you to use webstreaming, which will allow you to follow all the votes and discussions remotely.

Best regards,

Christa Schweng
EESC President

The EESC plenary session on social media: to take part in the online discussions, follow @EU_EESC or the hashtag #EESCplenary. You can also post on our Facebook page via where the plenary session is announced. Don't forget that the plenary session is also streamed. Are your networks and organisations interested in our discussions? Let them know!