Hybrid public hearing on “Towards green collective bargaining in Europe: assessment of good practices and future prospects"

Remote event via Interactio, online platform – Thursday, 26 January 2023 from 09:30 a.m. to 1.00 p.m.

09.00 a.m. - 09.30 a.m. | Testing possibility for the Interactio tool

09.30 a.m. - 09.35 a.m. | Welcome and introduction

09.35 a.m. - 09.45 a.m. | Presentations

09.45 a.m. - 11.10 a.m. | Panel I – Perspective of the EU institutions and the social partners on the role of collective bargaining in the promotion of a green economy

Moderator: Marinel Dănuț MURESAN

  • Elena SAN JOSÉ MARTÍNEZ, Spanish Permanent Representation to the EU
  • Arthur CORAZZA – Socio-Economic Analyst, Fair Green and Digital Transitions, Research unit, DG EMPL, European Commission
  • Jesús CRUZ VILLALÓN, President of the Spanish National Consultative Commission of Collective Agreements
  • Verena SCHMIDT, Labour Relations and Collective Bargaining Specialist ILO
  • Henriette GLEAU, Policy Adviser for Sustainability, SGI Europe
  • Oliver ROETHIG, Regional Secretary, UNI europa

Questions and answers

11.10 a.m. - 11.20 a.m. | Coffee break

11.20 a.m. - 12.35 p.m. | Panel II – The state of play of the green collective bargaining in the EU and its Member States: practices and proposals for progress

Moderator: Maria del Carmen BARRERA CHAMORRO

  • Consuelo CHACARTEGUI, Professor of Labour Law and Social Security Law, Pompeu Fabra University, Barcelona
  • Sara PROSDOCIMI, PhD Candidate, University of Siena
  • Barbara PALLI, Lecturer in Private Law, University of Lorraine; Deputy Director of the Research Institute François Gény (IFG)
  • Henar CUESTA, Professor of Labour Law and Social Security Law, University of León
  • Ricardo RODRIGUEZ CONTRERAS, Research manager, Working life unit, Eurofound

Questions and answers

12.35 p.m. - 12.50 p.m. | Remarks

  • Margarita MIÑARRO, Professor of Labour and Social Security Law, University Jaume I, Castelló; expert for the EESC rapporteur
  • Robert PLUMMER, Senior Adviser, Social Affairs Department, BusinessEurope; expert for the EESC co-rapporteur

12.50 p.m. - 12.55 p.m. | Conclusions

  • Maria del Carmen BARRERA CHAMORRO, EESC Rapporteur of the opinion on " Green collective bargaining "
  • Marinel Dănuț MURESAN, EESC Co-Rapporteur of the opinion on "Green collective bargaining "

12.55 p.m. - 01.00 p.m. | Closing remarks

  • Krzysztof BALON, EESC Study Group President

Interpretation requested from FR/EN/ES/PL/RO into FR/EN/ES/PL/RO


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